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Author Name    ARMSTRONG, EDWARD A.

Title   The Folklore Of Birds: An Enquiry Into The Origin & Distribution Of Some Magico-religious Traditions.

Binding   h

Book Condition   Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and faded.

Publisher    Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1959.

Seller ID   15463X1

As far back as modern man can be traced on this planet, the bird has been associated with supernatural powers. Edward Armstrong, who is both a foremost British naturalist and a skilled folklorist, has examined this corpus of ancient bird beliefs. His results indicate a curious cult of bird lore that once extended across Europe and Asia. Includes an index.

(Key Words: Folklore, Magic, Religion Traditions, Birds, EDWARD A. Armstrong ).

Price = 210.43 USD



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