Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 February 2017

424 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198804871

Bookseller Code (06)

A Dictionary of English Folklore

Jacqueline Simpson and Steve Roud

The Oxford Reference Collection

  • Over 1,250 entries on all aspects of English folklore and traditions
  • Authoritative source on legendary characters such as Robin Hood, Jack the Giant Killer, and the Sandman
  • Entertaining and informative explanations across a wide range of subjects in folklore, including wishbones, cats, and hot cross buns