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tale type and motif index of early U.S. almanacs

by J. Michael Stitt

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- United States -- Classification -- Indexes.,
    • Tales -- United States -- Themes, motives -- Indexes.,
    • Almanacs, American -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 1-46).

      StatementJ. Michael Stitt and Robert K. Dodge.
      SeriesBibliographies and indexes in American literature,, no. 14
      ContributionsDodge, Robert K.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR105.34 .S75 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 382 p. ;
      Number of Pages382
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1537533M
      ISBN 100313260486
      LC Control Number91015824

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      The Motif-Index is primarily an index; however, references are usually provided to one or more works where information about the motif may be found. Music Index Online More than one million items are indexed, dating back to "As the National Data Book it contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also your Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations."--Title screen.

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