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Vampires, dwarves and witches among the Ontario Kashubs

Jan L. Perkowski

Vampires, dwarves and witches among the Ontario Kashubs

by Jan L. Perkowski

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Published by National Museums of Canada, National Museum of Man, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ontario.
    • Subjects:
    • Demonology -- Ontario.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Jan L. Perkowski.
      SeriesMercury series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR525 .P37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination85 l.
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5473678M
      LC Control Number73176929

      Vampires, dwarves, and witches among the Ontario Kashubs. In J. Perkwoski (Ed.), Vampire lore: From the writings of Jan Louis Perkowski (pp. ). Bloomington, IN: Slavica Publishers. [Originally published in ]. The Dracula book of great vampire stories (pp. ). Condition: Very Good. First edition THUS. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Binding is sound. Pages are intact and free of marks. A fascinating study of vampiric activity throughout the Slavic region, this book also features background on local customs and how vampire lore ties into modern culture.

      Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and so much more. Jan Louis Perkowski (29 gòdnika , Perth Amboy, New Jersey) – to je amerikańsczi profesor słowiańsczich jãzëków i lëteraturë, chtëren zajimôł sã kaszëbizną w Zjednónëch Krajach Americzi i wnożënie Wilno w prowincje Ontario.. Pisôł tekstë namienioné kaszëbsczémù „idiolektowi”. Jegò ksążka A Kashubian Idiolect in the United States skòncentrowónô je przede.

      This omnibus volume collects under a single cover the entire oeuvre of writings by Jan Louis Perkowski on the vampire theme in mythology and folklore, including his three previously published monographs (Vampires, Dwarves, and Witches Among the Ontario Kashubs, ; Vampires of the Slavs, ; and The Darkling: A Treatise on Slavic Vampirism. Compare Description Avail. Price Qty. UTSCC Motorized Linear Stage, Steel, mm Travel, DC Motor, M4 and M6.


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