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FOLKLORE AND THE SEA., Beck, Horace.

Author Name    Beck, Horace.

Title   FOLKLORE AND THE SEA.

Binding   Soft Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Edition   Reprint

Publisher   Mystic, Connecticut Mystic Seaport Museum 1996

ISBN Number    0913372366 / 9780913372364

Illustrator   Jane Beck, photographs.

Seller ID   30064

545 pp, 8 7/8" H. B&w photographs, music notation. The American Maritime Library: Volume VI. "Everything you always wanted to know about sea lore but didn't know where to ask: shipbuilding; names and language; weather and navigation; songs and arts; seals, muckle men and mermaids; monsters, sea serpents and enchanted isles; reavers, privateers and smugglers; legends and tales; "spectre" ships - cooked up and served well salted by a first-rate writer who combines the knowledge of a sailor and a college professor." Oceans. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright.

Folkore,  Folk  Tales,  Legends,  Myths,  Oceans,  Seafaring  Life,  Shipbuilding,  Language,  Weather  Lore,  Navigation,  Seals,  Muckle  Men,  Mermaids,  Monsters,  Sea  Serpents,  Enchanted  Islands,  Supersition,  Superstitions,  Customs,  Beliefs,  Reavers,  Privateers,  Smugglers,  Spectre  Ships,  Ghost  Ships,  Maritime  Folk  Art,  Banks  Of  Newfoundland,  Joshua  Barney,  Bells,  Bequia,  Bermuda,  Birds,  Boatswains,  James  Buchan,  Buried  Treasure,  Neil  Cameron,  Chanty  Songs,  Charts,  Chesapeake  Bay,  Corryvreckan,  Devil,  Saint  Elmo,  Fairies,  Faeries,  Gales,  Ghosts,  Human  Sacrifice,  Inishbofin,  Ireland,  John  Paul  Jones,  Kelpies,  Captain  Kidd,  Robert  Kydd,  Launch  Rituals,  Lighthouses,  King  Of  Lochlann,  Loch  Ness  Monster,  Magic,  Marine  Place  Names,  Marine  Folk  Medicine,  Merfolk,  Mythology,  Nantucket,  Newfoundland,  Nova  Scotia,  Oak  Island,  Paddy  O'Halloran,  Grace  O'Malley,  Pirates,  Rain,  Religion,  Sailors,  Scotland,  Shipmasters,  Songs,  Captain  John  Smith,  Storms,  Tattooing,  Blue  Men,  Wind,  West  Indies,  Whaling,  Weather  Forecasting. 

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