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life in folklore, Helen Creighton

Helen Creighton

life in folklore, Helen Creighton

by Helen Creighton

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Published by McGraw-Hill Ryerson in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creighton, Helen.,
  • Folklore -- Canada.,
  • Folklore -- Nova Scotia.

  • Edition Notes

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    Other titlesHelen Creighton.
    Statementby Helen Creighton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR"55"C74"A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20257550M

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    Helen Creighton was born at the turn of the nineteenth century and until her death in , she made a remarkable contribution towards retrieving the stories, songs, and legends that have shaped the culture and the people of the Maritimes. Written by her protégé and fellow. Buy a cheap copy of Helen Creighton: A life in folklore book by Helen Creighton. Free shipping over $

    Helen Creighton () was one of Canada's most respected and renowned folklorists. She received numerous awards for her achievements, including six honorary doctorates and the Queen's Medal, and she was also made a member of the Order of Canada in Helen authored thirteen books, including Bluenose Magicand A Life in Folklore. Bluenose Ghosts is a book which presents a series of Nova Scotia ghost stories collected by Canadian folklorist Helen Creighton over a period of 28 years, Creighton, H. (). A life in folklore. Toronto, Montreal: McGraw-Hill Ryerson. Creighton, H. (). The Helen Creighton Folklore Society;.


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Roy MacKenzie’s book, Ballads and Sea Songs of Nova. Helen Creighton () was one of Canada's most respected and renowned folklorists. She received numerous awards for her achievements, including six honorary doctorates and the Queen's Medal, and she was also made a member of the Order of Canada in Helen authored thirteen books, including Bluenose Magic and A Life in Folklore.

Helen Creighton a life in folklore by Helen Creighton Published by McGraw-Hill Ryerson in Toronto, New York. The Helen Creighton Folklore Society Fund was established to support the work of the Society which is named in honour of folklorist Helen Creighton (), who collected and published traditional music, stories and lore of Maritime Canada.

Creighton was born and lived most of her life in Dartmouth, NS and her home, Evergreen House, is now. Life in folklore. Responsibility: by Helen Creighton. More information: French equivalent / Équivalent français. Buy A Life in Folklore by Helen Creighton (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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