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By Jan Harold Brunvand

comprises over 500 articles
Ranging over foodways and folksongs, quiltmaking and laptop lore, Pecos invoice, Butch Cassidy, and Elvis sightings, greater than 500 articles highlight folks literature, song, and crafts; activities and vacations; tall stories and mythical figures; genres and kinds; scholarly ways and theories; areas and ethnic teams; performers and creditors; writers and students; non secular ideals and practices. The alphabetically prepared entries fluctuate from concise definitions to designated surveys, every one observed by way of a quick, updated bibliography.
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*More than 2000 individuals
*Over 500 articles highlight people literature, song, crafts, and extra
*Alphabetically prepared
*Entries observed via updated bibliographies
*Edited through America's best-known folklore authority

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