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Seneca myths and folk tales

Arthur Caswell Parker

Seneca myths and folk tales

by Arthur Caswell Parker

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Published by Buffalo Historical Society in Buffalo, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seneca Indians -- Folklore,
  • Seneca mythology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 459.

    Statementby Arthur C. Parker.
    SeriesBuffalo historical society. Publications ;, v. 27
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF129.B8 B88 vol. 27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 465 p. :
    Number of Pages465
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6666888M
    LC Control Number24017122
    OCLC/WorldCa3995428

    Museum Hours. Tuesday - Sunday, AM - 5 PM Closed Mondays Closed Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. New York State Museum Cultural Education Center Madison Avenue Albany, NY Find folk tales and legends from all over the world in this book list for grades PreK Folk Tales, Myths, and Legends for Grades PreK-5 Book List. Read More. Sort by Name. Book Find new titles and get fresh teaching ideas by exploring book lists organized by .

    Seneca Indians -- Folklore. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere.. Broader terms: Seneca Indians; Folklore; Filed under: Seneca Indians -- Folklore Seneca Indian Myths, ed. by Jeremiah Curtin (HTML with commentary at ); Day-yu-da-gont; a poem, by John Wentworth Sanborn, A.M. and The hemlock-bough house; Seneca Indian legends.   Many have told and retold this well-known and enduring tale (a quick Google search will turn up many versions!), but I am reading from Jeremiah Curtin’s collection, Seneca Indian Myths (republished in ). This is “The Origin of Stories” told to Curtin by Henry Jacob. Curtin () was an American folklorist and translator and.

      "There are many different folk tales in the world, but many tales are variations on a limited number of themes. The classification system originally designed by Aarne, and later revised first by Thompson and later by Uther, is intended to bring out the similarities between tales by grouping variants of the same tale under the same ATU category.". Myths and Myth-Makers: Old Tales and Superstitions Interpreted by Comparative Mythology, by John Fiske (Gutenberg text) Remaines of Gentilisme and Judaisme (London: Printed for the Folk-Lore Society by W. Satchell, Peyton and Co., ), by John Aubrey, ed. by James Britten.


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His earliest recollections are of hearing the wise old men relate these tales of the myster- ious past. This huge ( page) book of Seneca myths was collected by Jeremiah Curtin at the turn of the 20th century.

Curtin also wrote Creation Myths of Primitive America, Myths and Folk-lore of Ireland, and Tales of the Fairies and of the Ghost World, all also at this site.

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Published by Buffalo Historical Society, Buffalo, NY. Bib Id Description xxviii, p.: ill. However, for someone specifically interested in Seneca folk tales, this is a detailed, scholarly book, with pictures, illustrations, a lengthy appendix and index.

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