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FLS Library New Accessions 2019

List Compiled by Tina Paphitis

The following titles were added to our Library in 2019 (N.B. Titles marked * gratefully received in a bequest from Dr David Hunt): these titles will all be available for loan from our collections at University College London Library as soon as they have been catalogued:

Aboubakr, F. 2019. The Folktales of Palestine: Cultural Identity, Memory and the Politics of Storytelling. I.B. Tauris

*Addison, W. 1980. The Old Roads of England. B. T. Batsford Ltd

*Afanasyev, A.N. 1970. The Bawdy Peasant. The Odyssey Press

*Afanasyev, A.N. 1977. Russian Fairy Tales of A.N. Afanasyev [Russian]. Art Literature

*Aliyev, A. 2008. Folk Tales of the Balkars and Karachays [Russian]. Russian Culture Fund Moscow

*Andrzejewski, B.W. and Lewis, I.M. 1964. Somali Poetry: An Introduction. Clarendon Press

*Anon. 1979. Folk Art of Uzbekistan [Russian]. Gafur Gulyam Literature and Art

*Anon. 2009. Uyghur Folklore and Legends. Abela Publishing

Anon. 2017. A Sense of Identity. Heart of the Travellers

Antonsson, H. 2018. Damnation and Salvation in Old Norse Literature. D.S. Brewer

Atkinson, D. 2018. The Ballad and its Pasts: Literary History and the Play of Memory. D.S. Brewer

Arnold, M. 2018. The Dragon: Fear and Power. Reaktion Books

*Azadovsky, M.K. 1963. Folk Tales about God, Saints and Priests [Russian]. Academy of Sciences Moscow

Banfield, S. 2018. Music in the West Country: Social and Cultural History across an English Region. The Boydell Press

*Baragunov, V.K.H. and Kardangushev, Z.P. 1986. Heroic Songs and Lamentations [Russian]. Soviet Composer

*Baragunov, V.K.H. and Kardangushev, Z.P. 1990. Heroic and Cunning Songs [Russian]. Soviet Composer

*Baring-Gould, S. 1900. Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents, and Strange Events. Methuen and Co.

Barrera-González, A., Heintz, M. and Horolets, A. 2017. European Anthropologies. Berghahn Books

*Beer, R.R. 1977. Unicorn: Myth and Reality. James J. Kery

Beiner, G. 2018. Forgetful Remembrance: Social Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster. Oxford University Press

*Benet, S. 1951. Song, Dance, and Customs of Peasant Poland. Dennis Dobson

Bennett, M. (ed.) 2013. Recollections of an Argyllshire Drover, and other West Highland chronicles by Eric R. Cregeen. Grace Note Publications

*Berman, M. 2008. The Shamanic Themes in Chechen Folktales. Cambridge Scholars Publishing

*Berman, M. and Kalandadze, K. 2010. Georgia Through Its Folktales. O Books

*Bgazhiba, X.S. 1985. Abkhazian Folktales [Russian]. Alashara

*Bozoğlu, Z. 2007. Kaitag. Ziya Bozoğlu

Brears, P. 2017. Traditional Food in Cumbria. Bookcase

*Brice, D. 1967. The Folk-Carol of England. Herbert Jenkins

*Brown, J.E.1967. The Sacred Pipe. University of Oklahoma Press

Brown, T. 2017. The Hunting of the Earl of Rone. The Earl of Rone Council, Combe Martin

Brumberg-Kraus, J. 2019. Gastronomic Judaism as Culinary Midrash. Lexington Books

Callow, J. 2018. Embracing the Darkness: A Cultural History of Witchcraft. I.B.Tauris

*Calvino, I. 1982. Italian Folktales. Penguin Books

Cantú, R. (ed.) Border Folk Balladeers: Critical Studies on Américo Paredes. Cambridge Scholars Publishing

*Carmichael, A. 1922. Indian Legends of Vancouver Island. The Musson Book Company

Chainey, DD. 2018. A Treasury of British Folklore. National Trust Books

*Chandler, R. 2012. Russian Magic Tales from Pushkin to Platonov. Penguin Classics

*Chase, R. 2003. The Jack Tales. Houghton Mifflin Company

*Chenciner, R. 1997. Daghestan Tradition and Survival. Curzon Press

*Chenciner, R. 2012. Dragons, Padlocks and Tamberlane’s Balls. Desert Hearts

*Chenciner, R., Ismailov, G. and Magomedkhanov, M. 2006. Tattooed Mountain Women and Spoon Boxes of Daghestan. Bennet & Bloom

*Chlaidze, L.2003. Abaza Folklore [Russian/Georgian]. Kavkazskiĭ dom

*Chlaidze, L. 2003. Georgian Folklore [Russian/Georgian]. Kavkazskiĭ dom

*Chlaidze, L. 2004. Armenian Folklore [Russian/Georgian]. Kavkazskiĭ dom

Clarke, D. 2017. UFO Drawings From the National Archives. Four Corners Books

Cleaver, A. and Park, L. 2019. The Corpse Roads of Cumbria: Walks along the county’s ancient paths. The Authors

Cohen, D. 2019. The Psychology of Vampires. Routledge

Coleman, H. and Burnley, S. 2017. Hark! The Glad Sounds of Cornish Carols. Francis Boutle Publishers

Collins, S. 2018. All in the Downs: Reflections on Life, Landscape and Song. Strange Attractor

*Colls, R. 1977. The Collier’s Rant: Song and Culture in the Industrial Village. Croom Helm

Costin, C. 2018. Folkloric Aspects of the Romanian Imaginary and Myth. Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Cunningham, B. 2018. Medieval Irish Pilgrims to Santiago de Compostela. Four Courts Press

*Davidson, H.E., and Chaudhri, A. (eds.) 2001. Supernatural Enemies. Carolina Academic Press

Davies, O. 2018. A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination and Faith During the First World War. Oxford University Press

*De Givry, G. 1931. Witchcraft, Magic and Alchemy. George G. Harrap and Company

*Denham, M.A. 1974. Denham Tracts, or, A Few Pictures of the Olden Time in Connection with the North of England. Frank Graham

*Dorson, R.M. (ed.) 1975. Folktales Told Around the World. University of Chicago Press

Dow, J.R. 2018. Heinrich Himmler’s Cultural Commissions: Programmed Plunder in Italy and Yugoslavia. The University of Wisconsin Press

*Dowling, J. 2013. Surrey Folk Tales. The History Press

Duncan, D., Harrison, S., Kohl, K. And Reynolds, M. 2019. Babel: Adventures in Translation. Bodleian Library

Eller, J.D. 2018. Inventing American Tradition: From the Mayflower to Cinco de Mayo. Reaktion Books

*Epstein, S. 1996. Lao Folktales. Vientiane Times

Fehler, T.G. and Hartman, A.J. (eds.) 2019. Signs and Wonders in Britain’s Age of Revolution: A Sourcebook. Routledge

Fhloinn, B.N. 2018. Cold Iron: Aspects of the Occupational Lore of Irish Fishermen. Comhairle Bhéaloideas Éireann

Fiol, S. 2017. Recasting Folk in the Himalayas. University of Illinois Press

Fletcher, J. 2019. Myths of the Underworld in Contemporary Culture: The Backward Gaze. Oxford: University Press

Fortune, M. 2017. Stop  – Look  – Listen [DVD].  The Heritage Office of Waterford City and County Council

Fortune, M. 2018. A Bird in the House God Bless Her Vol.1 [DVD]. The Author

*Fox, L.M. 1969. Folk Costume of Western Europe. Chatto, Boyd & Oliver

*Frison, P. and Outtier, B. 2002. Contes Tchétchènes. Fayard

*Gadagatl, A. and Vetrovoj, L. 2000. Nart Tlepsha [Russian]. Adygea

*Gelashvili, N. 2000. Malch Nana Ju Sa [Russian/Georgian/Chechen]. Kavkazskiĭ dom

*Glassie, H. (ed.) 1987. Irish Folk Tales. Penguin Books

*Gogebashvili, J. 1964. The Lullaby King Erekle and the Ingilo Girl. Tsodna

Graebe, M. 2017. As I Walked Out: Sabine Baring-Gould and the Folk Songs of Devon and Cornwall. Signal Books

*Gullakyan, S.A. 1983. Index of Motifs of Armenian Magic Fairy Tales [Russian]. University of Yerevan

*Hanghe, A.A. 1988. Folktales from Somalia. Somali Academy of Sciences and Arts

Harris, R.P. 2017. Storytelling in Siberia: The Olonkho Epic in a Changing World. University of Illinois Press

*Harrison, M.C. 1915. Byliny Book Hero Tales of Russia. W. Heffer & Sons

Heaney, M. (ed.) 2018. The Histories of the Morris in Britain. English Folk Dance and Song Society and Historical Dance Society

Heckert, D. 2018. Composing History: National Identities and the English Masque Revival, 1860-1920. The Boydell Press

Helsdon, A.M. 2017. Vaughan Williams in Norfolk Vol.2. Musical Traditions Records

Higham, N.J. 2018. King Arthur: The Making of the Legend. Yale University Press

*Hindley, C. 1966. Curiosities of Street Literature Vol.1. The Broadsheet King

*Hindley, C. 1966. Curiosities of Street Literature Vol.2. The Broadsheet King

Hoggard, B. 2019. Magical House Protection: The Archaeology of Counter-Witchcraft. Berghahn

‘Hole & Corner’ 2019. The Story of Tools: A Celebration of the Beauty and Craftsmanship behind the Tools of Handmade Trades. Pavillion

Houlbrook, C. 2018. The Magic of Coin-Trees from Religion to Recreation: The Roots of a Ritual. Palgrave Macmillan

Howell, F.C. 2018. Food, Festival and Religion: Materiality and Place in Italy. Bloomsbury Academic

Hutton, R. 2017. The Witch: A History of Fear, from Ancient Times to the Present. Yale University Press

Idelson-Shein, I. And Wiese, C. (eds.). 2019. Monsters and Monstrosity in Jewish History: From the Middle Ages to Modernity. Bloomsbury Academic

Ifans, R. 2019. Red Hearts and Roses? Welsh Valentine Songs and Poems. University of Wales Press

Shushman, G. 2018. Near-Death Experiences in Indigenous Religions. Oxford University Press

Inserra, I. 2017. Global Tarantella: Reinventing Southern Italian Folk Music and Dances. University of Illinois Press

James, R. M. 2018. The Folklore of Cornwall: The Oral Tradition of a Celtic Nation. University of Exeter Press

Kachuba, J. B. 2019. Shapeshifters: A History. Reaktion Books

Kafumbe, D. 2018. Tuning the Kingdom: Kawuugulu Musical Performance, Politics, and Storytelling in Buganda. University of Rochester Press

*Kammerhofer-Aggermann, U. 2009. Masken Kalender 2010. Salzburger Beiträge zur Volkskunde

Kane, B.C. 2019. Popular Memory and Gender in Medieval England: Men, Women and Testimony in the Church Courts, c.1200-1500. The Boydell Press

Karlin, D. 2018. Street Songs: Writers and Urban Songs and Cries, 1800-1925. Oxford University Press

Kay, J. 2018. The Expressive Lives of Elders. Indiana University Press

*Keen, M. 1961. The Outlaws of Medieval Legend. Routledge and Kegan Paul

Kelsey, N. G. N., edited by Alton, J. E. and J.D.A. Widdowson (eds.) 2019. Games, Rhymes, and Wordplay of London Children. Palgrave Macmillan

Kent, A.M. 2018. The Festivals of Cornwall: Ritual, Revival, Reinvention. Redcliffe

Kissane, N. 2017. Saint Brigid of Kildare: Life, Legend and Cult .Open Air

Klaniczay, G. and Poćs, É. (eds.) 2017. Witchcraft and Demonology in Hungary and Transylvania. Palgrave Macmillan

*Kodály, Z. 1971. Folk Music of Hungary. Barrie & Jenkins

Kononenko, N. 2019. Ukrainian Epic and Historical Song: Folklore in Context. University of Toronto Press

*Korhas, B. 2010. Tales of People of the Caucasus [Russian].M. Elbrusoid

*Kurdovanidze, T.D. 1988. Georgian Folk Tales Volume 1 [Russian].Science Publishers

*Kurdovanidze, T.D. 1988. Georgian Folk Tales Volume 2 [Russian].Science Publishers

Kushelevsky, R. 2017. Tales in Context: Sefer ha-ma’asim in Medieval Northern France. Wayne State UP

Lang, B.R. 2018. Local Fusions: Folk Music Experiments in Central Europe at the Millennium. Oxford University Press

Lecouteux, C. 2018. Dictionary of Gypsy Mythology: Charms, Rites and Magical Traditions of the Roma. Inner Traditions

Leeming, D.2018. Sex in the World of Myth. Reaktion Books

*Levine, E. 2003. A Game of Polo with a Headless Goat: In Search of the Ancient Sports of Asia. André Deutsch

*Levy, R. (trans.) 1967. The Epic of the Kings: Shah-nama, the National Epic of Persia. Routledge and Kegan Paul

Lewis, L. 2018. Performing Wales: People, Memory and Place. University of Wales Press

Li, G. 2019. Fate Calculation Experts: Diviners Seeking Legitimation in Contemporary China. Berghahn

Lloyd-Morgan, C. And Poppe, E. (eds.) 2019. Arthur in the Celtic Languages: The Arthurian Legend in Celtic Literatures and Traditions. University of Wales Press

*Lomax, J. and Lomax, A. 1966. Cowboy Songs and Other Frontier Ballads. Macmillan

Lubet, S. 2018. Interrogating Ethnography: Why Evidence Matters. Oxford University Press

Lyle, E. (ed.) 2018. Celtic Myth in the 21st Century: The Gods and their Stories in a Global Perspective. University of Wales Press

*Lyngdoh, M. 2016. Transformation, Tradition and Lived Realities: Vernacular Belief Worlds of the Khasis of Northeastern India. University of Tartu Press

*Mason, E. (trans.) 1913. Old-World Love Stories: From the Lays of Marie de France, & Other Mediaeval Romances & Legends. J.M. Dent and Sons

*Matziris, I. 1980. Folk Songs and Dances from all Parts of Greece. Edition Do Re Mi

McDowall, S. 2018. Plants Before the Revolution: Food, Remedies, Festivals and Beliefs in Pre-Industrial England. Hurstwood Publications

McGill, M. 2018. Ghosts in Enlightenment Scotland. The Boydell Press

McKerrell, S. and West, G. 2018. Understanding Scotland Musically: Folk, Tradition and Policy. Routledge

Melin, M. 2018. A Story to Every Dance: The Role of Lore in Enhancing the Scottish Solo Dance Tradition. Lorg Press

Middleton-Metcalfe, C. 2019. An Introductory Bibliography of Traditional Social Folk Dance: Focussing Primarily on Nineteenth and Early Twentieth-Century Dance Practices in England. Vaughan Williams Memorial Library

Miles, A. 2018. Ash. Pearson Bark

Moore, S. 2019. Selene: The Moon Goddess & The Cave Oracle. Strange Attractor Press

Kelly, A. 2018. Textile Folk Art. Batsford

Morgan, S.I. 2017. Frankie and Johnny: Race, Gender, and the Work of African American Folklore in 1930s America. University of Texas Press

Mishler, C. and Frank, K. 2019. The Man Who Became a Caribou: Gwich’in Stories and Conversations from Alaska and the Yukon. IPI Press

Murray , K. 2017. The Early Finn Cycle. Four Courts Press

Naithani, S. 2019. Folklore in Baltic History: Resistance and Resurgence. University Press of Mississippi

Ní Bhriain, O. And McCabe, M. 2018. Jigs to Jacobites: 4000 Years of Irish History Told Through 40 Traditional Set Dances. Independent Publishing Network

*Orbeliani, S-S. 1973. The Book of Wisdom and Fiction. Ganatleba

*Orbeliani, S-S. 1982. A Book of Wisdom and Lies. The Octagon Press

Orejuela, F. and Shonekan, S. (eds.) 2018. Black Lives Matter and Music: Protest, Intervention, Reflection. Indiana University Press

Ostling, M. (ed.) 2018. Fairies, Demons, and Nature Spirits: ‘Small Gods’ at the Margins of Christendom. Palgrave Macmillan

Page, S. and Rider, C. 2019. The Routledge History of Medieval Magic. Routledge

*Palmer, R. 1983. Folk Songs Collected by Ralph Vaughan Williams. J M Dent

Palmer, F. 2018. Leafield Lass [CD]. Musical Traditions Records

*Paredes, A. (ed. trans.) 1970. Folktales of Mexico. The University of Chicago Press

Parratt, J. 2017. The Coils of Pakhangba: A Culture History of Meeteis. Mittal Publications

Pasulka, D.W. 2019. American Cosmic: UFOs, Religion, Technology. Oxford University Press

Pickles, P. and Howson, K. 2018. The Brightest of Entertainers: Jig Dolls from England and Beyond. East Anglian Traditional Music Trust

*Pino-Saavedra, Y. (ed.) 1968. Folktales of Chile. Routledge and Kegan Paul

Pócs, É. (ed.) 2019. Body, Soul, Spirits and Supernatural Communication. Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Pócs, É. (ed.) 2019. The Magical and Sacred Medical World. Cambridge Scholars Publishing

*Põllu, K. 1999. Twenty Expeditions to the Finno-Ugrians [Estonian]. Olion

Porter, J. 2019. Beyond Fingal’s Cave: Ossian in the Musical Imagination. University of Rochester Press

*Preulidze, R. 2001. Ingush Folklore [Russian/Georgian]. Kavkazskiĭ dom

*Pshavela, V. 1972. The Lofty Mountains. Ganatleba

*Radin, P. (ed.) 1970. African Folktales. Princeton UP

Rambelli, F. (ed.) The Sea and the Sacred in Japan: Aspects of Maritime Religion. Bloomsbury Academic

Ready, J.L. 2018. The Homeric Simile in Comparative Perspectives: Oral Traditions from Saudi Arabia to Indonesia. Oxford University Press

*Riordan, J. (trans.) 1989. The Sun Maiden and the Crescent Moon: Siberian Folk Tales. Canongate

*Robinson, G. 1956. Tales of Kitamat. Northern Sentinel Press

Roeder, K. 2019. Ghosts, Bugganes and Fairy Pigs: Karl Roeder’s Manx Notes & Queries. Culture Vannin

Roud, S. 2017. Folk Song in England. Faber and Faber

Russell, I. 2017. The Theme, the Song, the Joy: A Feast of Village Carols [CD]. Village Carols

*Sava, G. 1941. Valley of Forgotten People. Faber and Faber

Schwabe, C. 2019. Craving Supernatural Creatures: German Fairy-Tale Figures in American Pop Culture. Wayne State UP

Seeger, P. 2017. First Time Ever: A Memoir. Faber and Faber

Sircar, S. 2018. Fantasy Fictions from the Bengal Renaissance. Oxford University Press

*Smelcer, J.E. 1992. The Raven and the Totem. Salmon Run

Smith, M. 2018. (trans.)  Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Unbound

Snow, P. 2018. Tales from Wulliver’s Hool. The Extraordinary Long Life and Prodigious Works of Jessie Saxby. The Shetland Times

Sorokin, S. 2018. Character Engagement and Digital Community Practice: A Multidisciplinary Study of ‘Breaking Bad’. University of Tartu Press

Sover, A. (ed.) 2018. The Languages of Humor: Verbal, Visual, and Physical Humor. Bloomsbury Academic

*Spalding, H.D. 1980. Joys of Italian Humor and Folklore: From Ancient Rome to Modern America. Jonathan David Publishers

Stimeling, T.D. (ed.) 2017. The Oxford Handbook of Country Music. Oxford University Press

Sugg, R. 2018. Fairies: A Dangerous History. Reaktion Books

*Surmelian, L. 1968. Apples of Immortality: Folktales of Armenia. George Allen and Unwin

Tanzt, M. 2017. Salzburger Tresterer On Stage. Österreichisches Museum für Volkskunde

Thomas, T. 2019. The Magpie’s Nest: A Treasury of Bird Folk Tales. The History Press

Tollhurst, P. 2018. This Hollow Land: Aspects of Norfolk Folklore. Black Dog Books

Tribe, I. M. 2018. Folk Music in Overdrive: A Primer on Traditional Country and Bluegrass Artists. University of Tennessee Press

*Tsvinaria-Abramishvili, A. and Chlaidze, L. 2003. Abkhaz Folklore [Russian/Georgian]. Kavkazskiĭ dom

*Tuallagov, A.A. 2011. Sword and Fandyr [Russian]. Vladikavkaz

*Tuite, K. (ed. trans.) 1994. An Anthology of Georgian Folk Poetry. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press

Turner, E. and Smith, D. 2018. The Tweed Dales: Journeys and Evocations. Exploring History, Folklore and Stories from the Heart of the Scottish Borders. Luath Press

Urdea, A. 2019. From Storeroom to Stage: Romanian Attire and the Politics of Folklore. Berghahn

Vickery, R. 2019. Vickery’s Folk Flora: An A-Z of the Folklore and Uses of British and Irish Plants. Weidenfeld & Nicolson

*Welsford, E. 1961. The Fool: His Social and Literary History. Anchor Books

*Whitlock, R. 1977. The Folklore of Devon. B. T. Batsford Ltd

Wilkins, F. 2018. Singing the Gospel along Scotland’s North-East Coast, 1859-2009.Routledge

Wood, J. 2018. Fantastic Creatures in Mythology and Folklore: From Medieval Times to the Present Day. Bloomsbury Academic

Yassif, E. (trans. H. Watzman) 2019. The Legend of Safed: Life and Fantasy in the City of Kabbalah. Wayne State UP

Yingyu, Z. 2017. The Book of Swindles: Selections from a Late Ming Collection. Columbia University Press

Young, F. 2017. Peterborough Folklore. Lasse Press

Young, F. 2018. Magic as a Political Crime in Medieval and Early Modern England: A History of Sorcery and Treason. I.B. Tauris

Young, F. 2019. Suffolk Fairylore. Lasse Press

Young, S. 2018. Women Who Fly: Goddesses, Witches, Mystics, and Other Airborne Females. Oxford University Press

Young, S. and Houlbrook, C. (eds.) 2018. Magical Folk: British and Irish Fairies, 500AD to the Present. Gibson Square

Zipes, J. 2017. Tales of Wonder: Retelling Fairy Tales through Picture Postcards. University of Minnesota Press

Zipes, J. (ed.) 2017. The Sorcerer’s Apprentice: An Anthology of Magical Tales. Princeton UP