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   ■ Palmer, Roy, The Folklore of Warwickshire (London: Batsford, 1976).
   The Folklore of Leicestershire and Rutland (Wymondham: Sycamore Press, 1985).
   Britain's Living Folklore (Newton Abbott: David & Charles, 1991).
   The Folklore of Gloucestershire (Tiverton: Westcountry Books, 1994).
   ■ Patten, Bob, and Patten, Jacqueline, 'Rab Channing: Life and Legends', Folklore 97 (1986), 56-62. Patten, R. W., Exmoor Custom and Song (Dulverton: Exmoor Press, 1974). Pegg, Bob, Rites and Riots: Folk Customs of Britain and Europe (Poole: Blandford 1981). Pennick, Nigel, Mazes and Labyrinths (London: Robert Hale, 1990).
   ■ Petry, Michael John, Heme the Hunter: A Berkshire Legend (Reading: William Smith, 1972).
   ■ Philip, Neil, The Penguin Book of English Folktales (London: Penguin, 1992).
   ■ Picard, Liza, Restoration London (London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1997).
   ■ Pimlott, J. A. R. The Englishman's Holiday: A Social History (London: Faber, 1947).
   ■ Plot, Robert, The Natural History of Staffordshire (1686).
   ■ Porter, Enid, 'Some Folk Beliefs of the Fens', Folklore 69 (1958), 112-22.
   Cambridgeshire Customs and Folklore (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1969).
   The Folklore of East Anglia (London: Batsford, 1974).
   ■ Porter, James, The Traditional Music of Britain and Ireland: A Research and Information Guide (New York: Garland, 1989).
   ■ Puckle, Bertram, Funeral Customs: Their Origin and Development (London: Werner Laurie, 1926).
   ■ Radford, E., Radford, M. a., and Hole, Christina, The Encyclopedia of Superstitions (London: Hutchinson, 1961; reprinted 1980). Rahtz, Philip, The English Heritage Book of Glastonbury (London: Batsford, 1993). Rawe, Donald R., Padstow's Obby Oss and May Day Festivities (Padstow: Lodenek, 1971). Reader, Ian, and Walter, Tony, Pilgrimage in Popular Culture (London: Macmillan, 1993). Richardson, Ruth, Death, Dissection and the Destitute (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1987). Richmond, W. Edson, Ballad Scholarship: An Annotated Bibliography (New York: Garland, 1989). Rowe, Doc, We'll Call Once More Unto Your House (Padstow: Padstow Echo, 1982).
   ■ Rowling, Marjorie, The Folklore of the Lake District (London: Batsford, 1976). Rudkin, E. M., Lincolnshire Folklore (Gainsborough, 1936; reprint, EP Publications, 1976). Russell, Jeffrey B., A History of Witchcraft (London: Thames & Hudson, 1980). Scot, Reginald, The Discoverie of Witchcraft (1584; reprint, New York: Dover, 1972). Sharp, Cecil, The Country Dance Book (London: Novello, 1909-22).
   English Folk Song: Some Conclusions (London: Simpkin & Novello, 1907).
   Folk Songs from Somerset (London: Simpkin, Marshall, 1904-9).
   The Morris Book (London: Novello, 1907-13).
   The Sword Dances of Northern England (London: Novello, 1911-13).
   ■ Sharpe, James, Instruments of Darkness: Witchcraft in England 1550-1750 (London: Hamish Hamilton, 1996).
   ■ Shepard, Odell, The Lore of the Unicorn (London: Allen and Unwin, 1930; Random House, 1996).
   ■ Sheridan, Ronald, and Ross, Anne, Grotesques and Gargoyles: Paganism in the Medieval Church (Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1975).
   ■ Shuel, Brian, The National Trust Guide to the Traditional Customs of Britain (Exeter: Webb & Bower, 1985).
   ■ Sikes, Wirt, British Goblins (Boston: Osgood, 1881).
   ■ Simons, John, Guy of Warwick and Other Chapbook Romances (Exeter: University of Exeter Press, 1998).
   ■ Simpson, Jacqueline, 'The Legends of Chanctonbury Ring', Folklore 80 (1969), 122-31.
   The Folklore of Sussex (London: Batsford, 1973).
   The Folklore of the Welsh Border (London: Batsford, 1976).
   British Dragons (London: Batsford, 1980).
   'Multi-Purpose Treacle Mines in Sussex and Surrey', Lore and Language 3:1 (1982), 61-73.
   'Beyond Etiology: Interpreting Local Legends' Fabula 24 (1983), 223-32.
   'The Lost Slinfold Bell: Some Functions of a Local Legend', Lore and Language 4:1 (1985), 57-67.
   'God's Visible Judgements: The Christian Dimension of Landscape Legends', Landscape History 8 (1987), 53-8.
   'The Local Legend: A Product of Popular Culture', Rural History 2:1 (1991), 25-35.
   ■ Simpson, John, and Speake, Jennifer, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992).
   ■ Skinner, Bob, Toad in the Hole (London: Fortean Times, 1985).
   ■ Sluckin, Andy, Growing up in the Playground: The Social Development of Children (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1981).
   ■ Smith, Alan, Discovering Folklore in Industry (Tring: Shire, 1969).
   ■ Smith, Julia, Fairs, Feasts and Frolics: Customs and Traditions in Yorkshire (Otley: Smith Settle, 1989).
   ■ Smith, Paul, The Book of Nasty Legends (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1983).
   --- The Complete Book of Office Mis-Practice (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1984).
   --- Perspectives on Contemporary Legend (I) (Sheffield: CECTAL, 1984).
   --- More Nasty Legends (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1986).
   ■ Speaight, G., Punch and Judy: A History (London: Studio Vista, 1970).
   --- The History of the English Puppet Theatre (London: Harrap, 1955; Robert Hale, 1990).
   ■ Sternberg, Thomas, The Dialect and Folk-Lore of Northamptonshire (London: Russell Smith, 1851).
   ■ Stone, Benjamin, Sir Benjamin Stone's Pictures: Festivals, Ceremonies, and Customs (London: Cassell, 1906).
   ■ Storch, Robert D., Popular Culture and Custom in Nineteenth Century England (London: Croom Helm, 1982).
   ■ Storms, G., Anglo-Saxon Magic (The Hague: Nijhoff, 1948).
   ■ Stow, John, A Survey of London (1598; 2nd edn., 1602; reprint, Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1994).
   ■ Strutt, Joseph, Glig-Gamena Angel-Deod, or The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England (1801); later edition: as The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England, ed. William Hone (London: Chatto & Windus, 1876).
   ■ Stubbes, Philip, Anatomy of Abuses (1583, Reprinted, London: New Shakespeare Society, 1877, 1882).
   ■ Sutton, Maureen, We Didn't Know Aught (Stamford: Paul Watkins, 1992).
   --- A Lincolnshire Calendar (Stamford: Paul Watkins, 1997).
   ■ Sutton-Smith, Brian, The Folkgames of Children (Austin, Tex.: University of Texas Press, 1972).
   Children's Folklore: A Source Book (New York: Garland, 1995).
   ■ Swainson, Revd Charles, The Folklore and Provincial Names of British Birds (London: Folklore Society, 1886; reprint, Nedeln/Lichtenstein: Kraus Reprints, 1969).
   ■ Sykes, Homer, Once a Year: Some Traditional British Customs (London: Gordon Fraser, 1977).
   ■ Tebbutt, C. F., Huntingdonshire Folklore (St. Neots: Tomson & Lendrum, 1952).
   --- Huntingdonshire Folklore (St Ives: Friends of Norris Museum, 1984). Thomas, Keith, Religion and the Decline of Magic (London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1971).
   Man and the Natural World (London: Allen Lane, 1983).
   ■ Tiddy, R. J. E., The Mummers' Play (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1923). Tongue, Ruth L., Somerset Folklore (London: The Folklore Society, 1965).
   --- Forgotten Folktales of the English Counties (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1970). Tusser, Thomas, Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandrie (1580; new edn., London: Trubner, 1878). Udal, J. S., Dorsetshire Folk-Lore (Hertford: Stephen Austin & Sons, 1922). Underdown, David, Revel, Riot and Rebellion: Popular Politics and Culture in England 1603-1660 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985). Valiente, Doreen, An ABC of Witchcraft Past and Present (London, Robert Hale, 1973).
   --- The Rebirth of Witchcraft (London: Robert Hale, 1989).
   ■ Vickery, Roy, Unlucky Plants (London: Folklore Society, 1985)
   --- A Dictionary of Plant Lore (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995).
   ■ Wales, Tony, A Sussex Garland (Newbury: Countryside Books, 1979).
   --- Sussex Customs, Curiosities and Country Lore (Southampton: Ensign, 1990).
   ■ Walter, Tony, Funerals and How to Improve Them (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1990).
   ■ Weightman, Gavin, and Humphries, Steve, Christmas Past (London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1987).
   ■ Weir, Anthony, and Jerman, James, Images of Lust: Sexual Carvings on Medieval Churches (London: Batsford, 1986).
   ■ Welsford, Enid, The Fool: His Social and Literary History (London: Faber, 1935).
   ■ Westwood, Jennifer, Albion: A Guide to Legendary Britain (London: Granada Publishing, 1985).
   ■ Wherry, B. a., 'Wizardry on the Welsh Border', Folk-Lore 15 (1904), 75-86.
   ■ White, Gilbert, The Natural History and Antiquities of Selbourne (Benjamin White, 1788/9).
   ■ Whitlock, Ralph, The Folklore of Wiltshire (London: Batsford, 1976).
   --- The Folklore of Devon (London: Batsford, 1977).
   --- A Calendar of Country Customs (London: Batsford, 1978).
   ■ Wiles, David, The Early Plays of Robin Hood (Cambridge: Brewer, 1981).
   ■ Wilgus, D. K., Anglo-American Folksong Scholarship since 1898 (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1959).
   ■ Wilson, David, Anglo-Saxon Paganism (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1992).
   ■ Wilson, Michael, Performance and Practice: Oral Narrative Traditions Among Teenagers in Britain and Ireland (Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing, 1997).
   ■ Wiltshire, Kathleen, Wiltshire Folklore (Salisbury: Compton Russell, 1975).
   ■ Wootton, Anthony, Animal Folklore, Myth and Legend (Poole: Blandford, 1986).
   ■ Wright, A. R., Engish Folklore (London: Benn, 1928). and Lones, T. E., British Calendar Customs: England, 3 vols. (London: Folklore Society, 1936-40).
   ■ Wright, E. M., Rustic Speech and Folk-Lore (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1913).

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