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The Dialect And Folk-Lore Of Northamptonshire

  • 228 Pages
  • 0.71 MB
  • English
Kessinger Publishing, LLC
Folklore & Mythology - Folklore, General, Social Science, Soci
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8540417M
ISBN 101428607145
ISBN 139781428607149

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The Dialect and Folk-lore of Northamptonshire [Thomas Sternberg] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition)Author: Thomas Sternberg. Page - In order to be rid of the painful tumour on the eyelid, provincially known as the west or sty, it is customary for the sufferer, on the first night of the new moon, to procure the tail of a black cat, and after pulling from it one hair, rub the tip nine times over the pustule.

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Thomas Sternberg. The Dialect and Folk-Lore of Northamptonshire. SR Publishers Hardcover in DJ Very Good/Very Good Octavo pp Reprint from Vincent Thomas Steinberg's The Dialect and Folk-Lore of Northamptonshire appeared in March and was the first book to make use of W. Thorns' coinage of folklore (dating from ) in its title.

Mar 30,  · The Dialect And Folk-Lore Of Northamptonshire by Thomas Sternberg,available at Book Depository with free delivery Thomas Sternberg. May 23,  · This excellent book is about as comprehensive a collection of Northamptonshire folklore as there is ever likely to be, containing as it does well researched pages covering everything from dialect, legends, songs, tales of ghosts, witches and other superstitions, stories of gangs and criminals (both documented and folk-tales), murderers, poachers, food and drink, things that go bump in the /5(4).

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Oftentimes, it’s not so much the word itself that’s awesome – but the usage of it so [ ]. May 19,  · Five years later (in ) the first book appeared with ‘Folklore’ in its title, ‘The dialect and Folk-Lore of Northamptonshire’, by Thomas Sternberg” I am pleased to say the I have obtained a copy of the book, which I believe is out of print.

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Abbott, G. Ghosts of the Tower of London. Apr 14,  · Sternberg, who wrote many years ago on its dialect and folk-lore, says that two distinct and opposite modes of speech may be observed among the rurul population of the two extremities of the county.

This immigration from two directions would probably be up the river valleys from the Wash, and along the Roman roads from the south and west. Historically, though, a boggart was a specific creature from British mythology.

According to 's Dialect and Folk-lore of Northamptonshire, one boggart was described as, quote, "a squat hairy man, strong as a six-year-old horse, and with arms almost as long as tacklepoles.".

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The first (English Dialect Dictionary, Joseph Wright) gives a definition of wiffle-waffle "to whet a scythe", which I understand (perhaps incorrectly?) to involve a back-and-forth motion.

Wright finds the attestation on page of The Dialect And Folk-Lore Of Northamptonshire by Thomas Sternberg. London. Description: Folklore is a fully peer-reviewed international journal of folklore and folkloristics.

It is one of the earliest English-language journals in the field of folkloristics, first published as The Folk-Lore Record in It publishes ethnographical and analytical essays on vernacular culture worldwide, specializing in traditional language, narrative, music, song, dance, drama, food.

The U. minor that stood in the Ryston Hall arboretum, Norfolk, in the early 20th century may have been Plot Elm, referred to as U. minor in the leading UK tree survey of the day, Elwes and Henry ().

Späth sent numerous elms to Ryston, but the date when he began Species: Ulmus minor. Thomas Sternberg, born in was, I originally thought, the likely author of ‘The Dialect and Folk-Lore of Northamptonshire’, published in I had no definite proof that the author was the same Thomas Sternberg, but the combination of the name, plus the unlikely coincidence of there being two Thomas Sternbergs of the right age and.

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Thomas Sternberg - The Dialect and Folk-lore of Northamptonshire January white, February fill-dike. between writing in dialect, and using dialect-derived words. G.L. Brook noted that ‗[w]hen Shakespeare uses dialect in his plays, he does not use that of his native Warwickshire but is content with the conventional stage Southern dialect‘ (Brook) and N.F.

Blake made similar observations on the absence of dialect in. A black dog is a motif of a spectral or demonic entity found primarily in the folklore of the British black dog is essentially a nocturnal apparition, in some cases a shapeshifter, and is often said to be associated with the Devil or described as a ghost or appearance was regarded as a portent of is generally supposed to be larger than a normal dog and often.

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