The Encyclopedia of Celtic Mythology and FolkloreThe Encyclopedia of Celtic Mythology and Folklore

MacKenzie, Donald A. Scottish Folk-Lore and Folk Life: Studies in Race, Culture
and Tradition. Glasgow: ... The Pagan Mysteries of Halloween: Celebrating the
Dark Half of the Year. Rochester, Vt.: Inner ... White Horses and Other Hill Figures

Author: Patricia Monaghan

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 9781438110370


Page: 529

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Presents an illustrated A to Z reference containing over 1,000 entries providing information on Celtic myths, fables and legends from Ireland, Scotland, Celtic Britain, Wales, Brittany, central France, and Galicia.

Encyclopedia of Goddesses and HeroinesEncyclopedia of Goddesses and Heroines

“Some Gaelic Tales of Herding Deer or Reindeer.” Folklore, Vol. 62, No. 2. Gilroy,
John. Tlachtga: Celtic Fire Festival. Pikefield ... The Pagan Mysteries of
Halloween: Celebrating the Dark Half of the Year. ... White Horses and Other Hill

Author: Patricia Monaghan, PhD

Publisher: New World Library

ISBN: 9781608682188


Page: 448

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More Than 1,000 Goddesses & Heroines from around the World Groundbreaking scholar Patricia Monaghan spent her life researching, writing about, and documenting goddesses and heroines from all religions and all corners of the globe. Her work demonstrated that from the beginning of recorded history, goddesses reigned alongside their male counterparts as figures of inspiration and awe. Drawing on anthropology, folklore, literature, and psychology, Monaghan’s vibrant and accessible encyclopedia covers female deities from Africa, the eastern Mediterranean, Asia and Oceania, Europe, and the Americas, as well as every major religious tradition.

DRACULA S HALLOWEEN The Best Horrors Supernatural Tales of Bram StokerDRACULA S HALLOWEEN The Best Horrors Supernatural Tales of Bram Stoker

The Jewel of Seven Stars, The Man, The Lady of the Shroud, The Lair of the
White Worm, Dracula's Guest, The Burial of the Rats. ... When, however, the
carriage drew near the Mains of Crooken and the fisher folk had run to their doors
to see who it was that was passing, ... The horses were tired after their long
journey to Yellon and back, and the hill was steep, so that there was ample time
for the crowd to ...

Author: Bram Stoker

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4057664557827


Page: 1406

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This meticulously edited horror collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: "Dracula" is the tale of Count Dracula's attempt to move from Transylvania to England so that he may find new blood and spread the undead curse, and of the battle between Dracula and a small group of men and women led by Professor Abraham Van Helsing. "The Jewel of Seven Stars" tells the tale of Malcolm Ross, a young barrister, pulled into an archaeologist's plot to revive Queen Tera, an ancient Egyptian mummy. "The Man" (The Gates of Life)" is a gothic tale of Stephen, young girl raised as tomboy, and her childhood friend Harold. As many of their close ones die in tragic accidents, through the deaths, Stephen and Harold grow closer. "The Lady of the Shroud" – Rupert Saint Leger inherits his uncle's estate on condition that he lives for a year in his uncle's castle in the Land of the Blue Mountains. One wet night, he is visited in the castle by a pale woman wearing a wet shroud, seeking warmth. He falls in love with her, despite thinking she is a vampire, and he visits the local church where he finds her in a glass-topped stone coffin in the crypt. "The Lair of the White Worm (The Garden of Evil)" – Adam Salton from Australia is contacted by his great-uncle Richard from England in order to establish a relationship. Adam travels to England and quickly finds himself at the centre of mysterious and inexplicable occurrences. "Dracula's Guest & Other Weird Stories" is a collection of nine macabre and gothic tales in which paintings come to life, rats run amok and many other twisted things occur: Dracula's Guest The Judge's House The Squaw The Secret of the Growing Gold A Gipsy Prophecy The Coming of Abel Behenna The Burial of the Rats A Dream of Red Hands Crooken Sands

Duxbury Family HistoryDuxbury Family History

zus ancashire Witches A short distance to the west of Colne , Pendle Hill rises at
the end of the Pennine chain , cutting ... of witch trials began when several
women were accused of transforming humans into a dog and a white horse . ...
The common folk of Lancashire , however , were unconvinced of the innocence
of the " witches " and continued to spread the tales ... On foggy evenings as the
mist rises over Pendle Hill , especially on Halloween , the tales of witches still
abound in the ...

Author: Donald E. Duxbury


ISBN: WISC:89082429275


Page: 474

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... Harrison Ainsworth, John R. Musick, Fred M. White, Harriet Beecher Stowe,
Daniel Defoe, Jack London, George MacDonald, Mark Twain, Pliny the Younger,
... Some of the men had seen the horses galloping down the hill as if terror itself
was driving them. ... day with a fowl or two and eggs and garden stuff; scraps and
fragments of talk gathered by servants from the country folk and repeated—to
their mistresses. ... And there were stories, hardly so clear or so credible, of
sheep dogs, ...

Author: Théophile Gautier

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4057664557858


Page: 29324

View: 486

This meticulously edited horror collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: H. P. Lovecraft: The Tomb The Dunwich Horror The Shunned House Bram Stoker: Dracula The Dualists Edgar Allan Poe: The Cask of Amontillado The Mystery of Marie Rogêt The Premature Burial Mary Shelley: Frankenstein The Evil Eye Arthur Machen: The Great God Pan The Terror William Hope Hodgson: The Ghost Pirates The Night Land Algernon Blackwood: The Willows The Wendigo A Haunted Island Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu: Carmilla The Wyvern Mystery The Dead Sexton M. R. James: Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Washington Irving: Rip Van Winkle The Legend of Sleepy Hollow E. F. Benson: The Terror by Night Wilkie Collins: The Dead Secret The Haunted Hotel Arthur Conan Doyle: The Beetle Hunter The Black Doctor Charles Dickens: The Signal-Man The aunted House Henry James: The Turn of the Screw The Third Person Rudyard Kipling: The Phantom Rickshaw My Own True Ghost Story Robert Louis Stevenson: Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Markheim The Body-Snatcher Robert E. Howard: Beyond the Black River Devil in Iron People of the Dark Nathaniel Hawthorne: Rappaccini's Daughter The Birth Mark Ambrose Bierce: Can Such Things Be? Present at a Hanging M. P. Shiel: Shapes in the Fire Ralph Adams Cram: Black Spirits and White Grant Allen: Dr. Greatrex's Engagement The Mysterious Occurrence in Piccadilly Frederick Marryat: The Phantom Ship The Were-Wolf James Malcolm Rymer: Sweeney Todd H. G. Wells: The Island of Doctor Moreau Nikolai Gogol: Dead Souls H. H. Munro (Saki): The Wolves of Cernogratz Mary Elizabeth Braddon: The Shadow in the Corner Fred M. White: Powers of Darkness The Doom of London Edward Bulwer-Lytton: The Haunted and the Haunters E. T. A. Hoffmann: The Devil's Elixirs The Deserted House Marie Belloc Lowndes: From Out the Vast Deep Eleanor M. Ingram: The Thing from the Lake Marie Corelli: The Sorrows of Satan Thomas Reid ...

A to ZooA to Zoo

Herring , Ann . Suho and the white horse ( Otsuka , Yuzo ) Heller , Linda . Alexis
and the golden ring ill . by author . Macmillan , 1980 . Subj : Folk and fairy tales .
Foreign lands ... Holidays - Halloween . Herriot , James . ... McGraw - Hill , 1965 .

Author: Carolyn W. Lima

Publisher: New York : Bowker

ISBN: UOM:39015011224618


Page: 706

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A guide to over 8500 picture books classified by subject and indexed by author, title, and illustrator.

Bowker s Directory of Audiocassettes for ChildrenBowker s Directory of Audiocassettes for Children

Stories included are : " The Caliph , Cupid , & the Clock , " " Sisters of the Golden
Circle , " " The Romance of a Busy Broker , " " Lost on Dress Parade , " " The Brief
Debut of Tildy , " " An ... Fereyel & Debbo the Witch see Spirits & Spooks for
Halloween . Fern Hill ... Their only clue is the white horse carved into the hillside
above the cottage where he lives . ... Finn McCoul : The / Legendary Irish Folk
Hero .



ISBN: UOM:39015064476297



View: 316

Childrens CatalogChildrens Catalog

But when Coyote sees her ; he rushes to the top of a hill , howling for his mother
who can give him only the magic that ... Publ Wkly This book " pairs Baylor ' s
graceful language with heavily shaded black - and - white illustrations by Ronald
Himler . ... 2 1 Folklore 2 Halloween - Fiction ISBN 0 - 395 - 28763 - 4 ; 0 - 89919
- 123 - 1 LC 73 - 20194 First published by ... Although this is presented in a
picture book format , the tale is enjoyed by children of all ages and by adults and
is an ...

Author: H.W. Wilson Company


ISBN: UOM:39015012090950



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The 1st ed. includes an index to v. 28-36 of St. Nicholas.

Subject Guide to Children s Books In Print 1996Subject Guide to Children s Books In Print 1996

00 ( 0 - 8249 - 8586 - 9 , Ideals Child ) see also Ballads ; Caroks , Folklore ;
National Songs Hambleton - Hill . Adams , Pam . There was an Old Lady Who
Swallowed a - On Top of Old Smoky : A Collection of Songs & Stories Fly . ... Incl .
tin whistle & cassette in blister package . audio , pap . see also Devil , Folk Songs
, Ghosts ; Grail , Halloween ; 24 . ... White Horses & Shooting Stars : A Book of
Wishes .

Author: R R Bowker Publishing

Publisher: Reed Reference Publishing

ISBN: 0835236862


Page: 1172

View: 788

Official Wisconsin School Library ListOfficial Wisconsin School Library List

25 20 .54 Saturn Story 30 Saucepan Journey 54 Saving Our Wildlife 13 Say
Hello , Candy .52 Scandinavian Legends and Folk Tales 15 Scanlon of the Sub
Service 58 Scannon , Dog With Lewis and Clark 38 Scaredy ... Places 60 Secret
Three 66 Secret Valley 50 Secretarial Careers 14 Secrets of Minos .23 Sedge Hill
Setter .54 See a White Horse .57 ... the Plains Sir Gibbie Sir Halloween Sir
William and the Wolf Siri the Conquistador Six - Legged Neighbors Six Robbens
Sixty Million ...



ISBN: WISC:89080561665



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