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Uncle Hugo's Newsletter 110
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Zimm, John (editor)  
Blue Men and River Monsters
Stories, legends, songs, and traditional knowledge of Wisconsin's Norwegian and Swiss immigrants, Native American elders and storytellers, and homesteaders and pioneers, collected in the 1930s as part of the Federal Writers' Program.
    Contents
  • Foreword == Michael Edmonds
  • Preface
    Myths and Legends
  • Elves, Bluemen, and Other Mythical Creatures
  • Ghosts
  • Witches, Wizards, and the Spells They Cast
  • Medicine Men and Supernatural Cures
  • Animal Stories
  • Prophecies, Dreams, and Supernatural Gifts
    Local History
  • Notable Places and People
  • Pioneers and Homesteaders
  • Town and Village STories
  • Mayhem and Adventure
  • Circus Tales
  • Lumberjack Lore
  • Characters
    Daily Life and Customs
  • Daily Life
  • Food and Festivals
  • Land and law
  • Marriage and Family
  • Index
 
Anthology, 264 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Wisconsin Historical Society - 2014 - ISBN: 0870206702 / 9780870206702  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031315 $18.95


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