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Published by Routledge & K. Paul in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Folklore -- England -- Fens, The.,
  • Tales -- England.

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Edition Notes

Imprint on t.p. reads: Folklore Associates, Hatboro, Pennsylvania.

StatementEdited by Enid Porter.
ContributionsPorter, Enid.
The Physical Object
Pagination203 p.
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16617696M

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Tales from the Fens. Walter Henry Barrett. Routledge & Paul, - Fens, The (England) - pages. 2 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - particle_p - LibraryThing. These are folk stories, somewhere between fact and fiction, from the region of East Anglia, England. Many are 4/5(2). Tales from the Fens by W.H. Barrett and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at larep-immo.com Dec 31,  · "Tales from the Fens" by W. H. Barrett edited by Enid Porter. book first published in , my book was printed in William Barrett as a kid and young man, in the 's to early , heard many tales and folklore from the fen people, mostly from Chafer Legge who was in his 80's. Jun 18,  · Fen by Daisy Johnson review – an impressive first collection Johnson’s surreal and atmospheric stories are set in a liminal landscape where girls become eels Sarah CrownAuthor: Sarah Crown.

Jul 20,  · A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week. 'Francis Pryor brings the magic of the Fens to life in a deeply personal and utterly enthralling way' TONY ROBINSON. 'Pryor feels the land rather than simply knowing it' GUARDIAN. Inland from the Wash, on England's eastern cost, crisscrossed by substantial rivers and punctuated by soaring church spires, are the low-lying, marshy and mysterious Fens/5(44). Oct 14,  · If you like tales and memoirs of the Fens, you will love this volume. Many of the stories predate the coming of mass tourism when the area was virtually cut off from the outside world. The stories are written as heard and there is a lot of innocent bawdy humour. The book paints pictures in words of a world now sadly gone.5/5(1). From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. HOW THEY BURIED GRANDFATHER. 3: BONE MEAL IN THE FLOUR. 9: Other editions - View all. More tales from the Fens Walter Henry Barrett Snippet view - More Tales from the Fens Walter Henry Barrett Snippet view 4/5(1). The Buried Moon or The Dead Moon is a fairy tale included by Joseph Jacobs in More English Fairy larep-immo.com is a striking unusual tale, with few variants, and often appearing more mythological than is common for fairy tales. It was collected by Mrs. Balfour from the North Lincolnshire Carrs in the Ancholme Valley; its unusual characteristics made many people doubt its origins as a fairy tale.