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Illustrations to Guernsey Folklore.

Edith Carey

Illustrations to Guernsey Folklore.

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Published by [s.n.] in Guernsey .
Written in English


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Unpublished collection of illustrations for Guernsey Folklore.

The Physical Object
Pagination48p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15562872M

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Guernsey Folklore - Old Tales and Ancient Beliefs from the Island's Past Opened in this gallery is now a permanent part of the exhibitions at Guernsey Museum at Candie. The colourful and engaging displays include sections on superstition, folklore remedies, ancient books of magic, the supernatural world, religion and witchcraft on the.

1 Guernsey Folk Lore: a collection of popular superstitions, legendary tales, peculiar customs, proverbs, weather sayings, etc. of the people of that island, from mss. by the late Sir Edgar MacCulloch; edited by Edith F Carey's three mss. volumes of notes are held at the Priaulx Library. See Report and Transactions of the Société Guernesiaise,pp.

Starting with McCulloch's page book Guernsey Folklore injust a cursory read of some Illustrations to Guernsey Folklore. book Guernsey's folk-tales shows how our language is interwoven into the place names and the superstitions of our ancient people.

Creux es Faies - Fairies' Cave. Near Lihou Island is a prehistoric passage grave known as Les Creux es Faies. Description. The island of Guernsey has a rich and interesting history of legends, stories and superstitions, and to mark the creation of a new Folklore Gallery at Guernsey Museum, Guernsey Post has produced a wonderful series of stamps utilising the illustrations designed by artist David Wyatt for the exhibition, which depict just a few of the fascinating folklore tales.

Folklore. Discover the island of Guernsey’s “dark riddles” of myth and folklore that occupied Hugo during his exile here - from tales of magical fairies to a haunted house used for suspicious activities that made an appearance in Toilers of the Sea.

Guernsey’s Witches. The witches of Guernsey go against tradition and, according to folklore, fly using their invisible wings instead of brooms. The west of the island is where the witches primarily inhabit and if you look closely, you’ll see ‘witches’ seats’, pieces of granite protruding from walls on the side of some of the houses there.

This is a well researched book. Although first published many years ago, it is however of as much value to the study of Guernsey folklore now as it was then. A very interesting read covering Guernsey folklore and s: 1.

Buy Guernsey Folk Lore: A Collection of Popular Superstitions, Legendary Tales, Peculiar Customs, Proverbs, Weather Sayings, of the People of That Island (Classic Reprint) by Macculloch, Edgar (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 7.

By Alfred M Naftel, antiquarian and member of the Société Guernesiaise. From the Guernsey Evening Press, Decem Spectres, ghosts, and other reputed 'powers of darkness' play a considerable part in Guernsey superstitions, and they are supposed to be more than usually active at this period of the year.

A Complete Guide to Entities of Myth, Legend, and Folklore. Variations: Hantu Kotak (Malay), Pa’, Spirit Pa’ Bès Pa’, the Spirit Pa’, is a river jellyfish spirit that can expand to any size it wishes.

Much of the information was taken from Edward McCulloch's Guernsey Folklore book, but Neil hopes local people will add their own information to it. Guernsey folklore on Google maps Neil's idea is to focus the map on things people can see as they go around the island and that he started out with "the visible megalithic sites" such as the dolmens.

Folklore of Guernsey. [Marie de Garis] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marie de Garis. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 18 cm: Responsibility: by Marie de Garis. Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags.

Add tags for "Folklore of Guernsey". Be the first. Five great books set in Guernsey. 7th June Guernsey is the latest destination in our ‘Five great books set in ’ series.

One of the Channel Islands, Guernsey is the second largest of the cluster of inhabited islands close to the French coast, but more aligned historically and culturally with England.

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This book is geared to kinds I found it to be a wonderful foundation to start into this book. Basically if you get this book for a friend that i already involved with the subject matter then this one is a good one, filled with text and excellent s: Folklore of Guernsey Book ID: Title: Folklore of Guernsey Author: 'De Garis, Marie' Publisher name: Marie De Garis Place of publication: Guernsey Edition number: 1st edition Book type: Paperback First edition date: Pages: Dewey decimal number: DEG Dust jacket: No Language: English Photographs: Yes Illustrations: Yes.

Mapping the folklore of Guernsey. Guernsey is dotted with sites that hold both archaeological, folkloric and historical significance. Neil Inder used a mapping website to show many of these sites and recount the myth and legend behind them.

He said he hoped to add things "people can see, touch or feel" and their stories to the Google map. This big book with an excellent selection of illustrations from historical artworks is marvelous in scope and scholarship.

It may not include every myth, but it covers an awesome range of stories--many with alternative versions--and gives informative cultural and contextual s:   Guernsey Museum will open their Guernsey Folklore Gallery at Candie later this month. The gallery features a scene from an old Guernsey farmhouse, creatures of.

Events. The Guernsey Museum at Candie should be the first stop for those looking to learn more about the island’s folklore.

It hosts a permanent Folklore Gallery, which will be opening late until 8pm on 29 th April with live music and living history too.

For something a little more family friendly, head to St Peter Port’s Guille Alles Library on 27 th April for the Guernsey Folklore Day.

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However, Guernsey Post has just released news of an issue it plans to release on 19 July which has the most wonderful art work depicted on the stamps which make up the set's subject is "Guernsey Folklore" and the 6 stamps show remarkable paintings by the artist David Wyatt.

Fortunately for my stamp collection the issue coincides with an exhibition of Wyatt's art at Guernsey. - Barbara Cooney (B. 08/06/, with a twin brother, Brooklyn, NY - D. 03/10/, Damariscotta, Maine) American writer & illustrator of more than children's books published over sixty years.

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Original sources provided. A collection of over 3, free downloadable public domain images for crafters and web designers that have been rescued from old books, magazines, and other print materials. The illustrations were commissioned by Guernsey Museums for an exhibition named ‘Guernsey Folklore – Old Tales and Ancient Beliefs from the island’s past’ and were designed by.

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Unusual illustrations coupled with some cutout pages with pictures of the overcoat behind, it made for an interesting tale of making something out of nothing. Also a good lesson, and the note from the author at the end of the book, coupled with the actual sheet music of the Yiddish Folk Song made it a winner in my book/5(K).Guernsey Museum houses exhibitions showing the Archaeology of Guernsey, Treasures from around the world and the Folklore of Guernsey with an Art Gallery showing works of art.

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