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Facsimile reprint of 1st ed., London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1877.
|Statement||by C. H. Poole.|
|LC Classifications||GR142.S58 P6 1877a|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||147|
|LC Control Number||70507475|
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From the Oak Men who haunt the woods and the Giant Worm of Shervage Wood, to the more familiar witches, hobgoblins, faeries and pixies. Traditions, legends, superstitions, and sketches of Devonshire on the borders of the Tamar and the Tavy, illustrative of its manners, customs, history, antiquities, scenery, and natural history by Bray, Mrs.
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Title: Traditions, Legends, Superstitions, and Sketches of Devonshire on the borders of the Tamar and the Tavy, illustrative of its manners, customs, history, antiquities, scenery, and natural history, in a series of letters to Robert Southey, Esq.
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