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Cuckoo pounds and singing barrows

Jeremy Harte

Cuckoo pounds and singing barrows

the folklore of ancient sites in Dorset

by Jeremy Harte

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Published by Dorset Natural History & Archaeological Society in Dorchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- England -- Dorset.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 100-102.

    StatementJeremy Harte.
    ContributionsDorset Natural History and Archaeological Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR142.D6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102 p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19443190M
    ISBN 100900341238
    OCLC/WorldCa13668547

    Kesey included Nurse Ratched in "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" as a symbol for the government. The government during the time of the book's publication discriminated against colored people and there was a lot of segregation. This could make the governing body appear cold and scary, like Nurse Ratched. Jeremy Harte is a researcher into folklore and archaeology, with a particular interest in sacred space and tales of encounters with the supernatural. His other books include Explore Fairy Traditions,(which won the Katherine Briggs Folklore Award in ), Cuckoo Pounds and Singing Barrows, and The Green Man. He is curator of Bourne Hall Museum.

    In post-World War I England, eleven-year-old Triss nearly drowns in a millpond known as "The Grimmer" and emerges with memory gaps, aware that something's terri. Harte, J. () Cuckoo Pounds and Singing Barrows: The Folklore of Ancient Sites in Dorset, Dorset Natural History & Archaeological Society. Hughes, T. M. () Exploration of Cave Ha, Near Giggleswick, Settle, Yorkshire. The Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, Vol. 3(), pp. –Mythology: English folklore.

    Cuckoo pounds and singing barrows. Dorchester: Dorset Natural History & Archaeological Society HAWKES, JACQUETTA. The Shell Guide to British Archaeology. London: Michael Joseph HOLE, CHRISTINA. A Mirror of Witchcraft. London: Chatto & Windus JACOBS, JOSEPH. English Fairy Tales. London: David Nutt.   "THE CUCKOO'S CALLING reminds me why I fell in love with crime fiction in the first place." Val McDermid "Robert Galbraith has written a highly entertaining book Even better, he has introduced an appealing protagonist in Strike, who's sure to be the star of many sequels to come. its narrative moves forward with propulsive : Little, Brown and Company.


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Jeremy Harte is a researcher into folklore and archaeology, with a particular interest in sacred space and tales of encounters with the supernatural. His other books include Cuckoo Pounds and Singing Barrows, and The Green Man. He is curator of Bourne Hall Museum in Surrey, where he lives alone in an old house full of dust and shadows.

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