Treasury of Folklore - Seas & Rivers

£12.99
ITEM CODE: 26320
An enthralling anthology of tall-tales and sailors’ folklore, gathering sea-faring and watery myths, legends and superstitions from around the world. Learn about the vengeful Funa...
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An enthralling anthology of tall-tales and sailors’ folklore, gathering sea-faring and watery myths, legends and superstitions from around the world. Learn about the vengeful Funayurei spirits of Japan; the abiding call of mermaids, selkies and sirens; sunken cities and fabled islands; dangerous sea monsters; plus the hidden rivers of London; Yoruba river spirits; Scottish shellycoats and water horses; sacred springs and fountains of youth; and the shape-shifting pink dolphin of the Amazon. This book includes intriguing stories and recurring themes found all over the world, handsomely illustrated with black-and-white woodcuts.
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Hardback
14.5 x 20cm
192 pages
With black-and-white illustrations
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