Published in volumes, the aim of Jersey Folklore & Superstitions is three-fold: To convey all of the formerly released and any non-published fabric on Jersey folktales and superstitions jointly in a single booklet, to extend at the element of this fabric and to put it in context via evaluating it with related or extra whole traditions from the Gulf of St. Malo as a complete (Guernsey, Normandy and Brittany) and to contemplate its services and origins. To this finish they're extra in comparison with traditions from
For Jersey readers this paintings will provide an summary in their oral culture, its importance and the way it pertains to the physique of such traditions inside of
For this objective, such a lot chapters are commonly divided into 4 major sections. The Jersey fabric is gifted first, through that from
The writer has 4 past courses; Jersey Superstitions in Etching & Poetry (hardcover 1981), An advent to Channel Islands Pewter (softcover 1993), Jersey Maritime Folklore (M/S layout, 1996) and Sunbonnets within the Channel Islands & around the world (CD-R 2005).