Primitive Beliefs in the North-East of Scotland

  title={Primitive Beliefs in the North-East of Scotland},
  author={Joseph McKenzie McPherson},
IT is perhaps owing to the fact that north-east Scotland has been less well served by students that it does not figure so largely as the west in the literature of folklore and primitive belief. That this is not due to a lack of material is shown by the data which Mr. McPherson has collected and published in this book. As he points out, no systematic study of the folklore of this area has been made since the publication of “Notes on the Folklore of the North-East of Scotland”, by Dr. Walter… 

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