FRASER, Mary L.
Title: Folklore of Nova Scotia. First Edition
Seller ID: 28237
FRASER, Mary L. Folklore of Nova Scotia. (n.p): (n.pub), (n.d.). ca 1932. Pp. 115 + 7 p. of plates, frontispiece. 8vo, brown card covers. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 5140. Dagg, The Feminine Gaze : A Canadian Compendium of Non-Fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836-1945. p.107. Not in Watters, Rhodenizer, Laugher. A selection of folklore from throughout Nova Scotia. Chapters : 1. The Land and its People; 2. Indian Myth and Legend; 3. Popular Superstitions; 4. The Second Sight; 5. Forerunners; 6. Apparitions due to Strong Wishing; 7. The Return of the Dead; 8. Witches and Witchcraft; 9. Fairy Lore; 10. Buried Treasure; 11. Attendant Spirits; 12. Mermaids; 13. The Devil in Folklore; 14. Legends Mainy Religious; 15. Weather Lore; 16. Customs. Cracked between pp. 36-37 and pp.84-85, rubbed, else vg. 50.00