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Medieval Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Myths, Legends, Tales, Beliefs, and Customs

Book Title

Medieval Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Myths, Legends, Tales, Beliefs, and Customs

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Publication Date

6-2000

Editors

Carl Lindahl, John McNamara and John Lindow

Chapter Title

Thieves and Robbers

Publisher

ABC-CLIO

Place of Publication

Santa Barbara, CA

Keywords

Folklore -- Encyclopedias, Civilization, Medieval -- Folklore -- Encyclopedias

Subject

Folklore -- Encyclopedias, Civilization, Medieval -- Folklore -- Encyclopedias.

Department

English

Disciplines

English Language and Literature

Description

Over a decade in the making, Medieval Folklore is your A–Z guide to the mundane and supernatural lore of the Middle Ages. Definitive and lively articles focus on the great myths and legends of the age; daily and nightly customs and activities; religious beliefs of pagan, Christian, Muslim, and Jew; key works of oral and written literature; traditional music and art; holidays and feasts; food and drink; and plants and animals (real and mythic).

ISBN

FBC227

Document Type

Article

Medieval Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Myths, Legends, Tales, Beliefs, and Customs

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