Contains over 500 articles, ranging over a wide variety of topics such as foodways and folksongs, quiltmaking and computer lore, Pecos Bill, Butch Cassidy, and Elvis sightings...
Also available in print: KNIGHT REFERENCE GR101 .A54
Encyclopedia of Folklore and Literature by (Editor)
Publication Date: 1998
This work is an award winning compendium of authors, concepts, motifs, characters, themes, works, and movements associated with folklore and literature from around the world. * Provides an informatiove introduction * Includes extensive cross references and a bibliography
Publication Date: 1997
Designed for students, scholars, and general readers, this work focuses on folklore forms and methods from a cross-cultural, theoretical perspective. * Entries are cross referenced, and each includes a select bibliography to serve as a guide to in depth research.
Archetypes and Motifs in Folklore and Literature
Publication Date: 2004
An authoritative presentation and discussion of the most basic thematic elements universally found in folklore and literature.