The County Folk-Lore Series (Volumes 1–7) of the Folk‐Lore Society

@article{Miller2013TheCF,
  title={The County Folk-Lore Series (Volumes 1–7) of the Folk‐Lore Society},
  author={S. Miller},
  journal={Folklore},
  year={2013},
  volume={124},
  pages={327 - 344}
}
  • S. Miller
  • Published 2013
  • History
  • Folklore
  • Between 1892 and 1914, the Folk‐Lore Society published seven volumes in a running series entitled the County Folk-Lore Series, essentially compilations of printed material. This venture of the Society has never been looked at in depth; so this article examines the motivation behind this series, as well as the progress of the volumes that appeared in these years. Volumes promised for additional counties were either never completed or lacked the funding for publication. Summary biographies are… CONTINUE READING
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