"It Happened Not Too Far from Here...": A Survey of Legend Theory and Characterization

@article{Tangherlini1990ItHN,
  title={"It Happened Not Too Far from Here...": A Survey of Legend Theory and Characterization},
  author={Timothy R. Tangherlini},
  journal={Western Folklore},
  year={1990},
  volume={49},
  pages={371}
}
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