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Wit, character, folklore & customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire.

Richard Blakeborough

Wit, character, folklore & customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire.

by Richard Blakeborough

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Published by E. P. Publishing in Wakefield .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yorkshire (England),
  • England,
  • Yorkshire.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- England -- Yorkshire.,
    • Yorkshire (England) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesYorkshire wit, character and folklore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR142.Y5 B4 1973b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, iii-xxii, 485 p.
      Number of Pages485
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5103324M
      ISBN 100854097856
      LC Control Number74175510

      The culture of Yorkshire has developed over the county's history, influenced by the cultures of those who came to control the region, including the Celts (Brigantes and Parisii), Romans, Angles, Vikings and Normans. Yorkshire people are said to have a strong sense of regional identity and have been viewed to identify more strongly with their county than their country.   Entitled Wit, Character, Folklore and Customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire by Richard Blakeborough, it was published by W. Rapp & Sons Limited of Saltburn-by-the-Sea. The title page proudly stated that it includes 'A GLOSSARY of over 4, Words & Idioms NOW IN USE'.

      Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http. (Britain, dialectal, rare) Intelligent, perceptive. , Richard Blakeborough, Wit, Character, Folklore & Customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire, page Those who happen to be deficient in that particular quality come in for no unfrequent reproofs and warnings from their more ‘gaumish’ fellows. , Charles Frederick Morris, Vowel-sounds of.

      Wit, Character, Folklore, and Customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire. With a glossary of over 4, words and idioms now in use. With a glossary of over 4, words and idioms now in use. London: Henry Frowde, Books shelved as folklore-english: The Great Smelly, Slobbery, Small-Tooth Dog: A Folktale from Great Britain by Margaret Read MacDonald, Dick Whittingto.


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This book, Wit, character, folklore and customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire, by Richard Blakeborough, is a replication of a book originally published before writer remarks “so one big book of manuscripts after another was filled with myth and legend and put somewhat untidily away” and adds, with reference to Blakeborough’s Wit, Character, Folklore and Customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire, “the book did not contain one hundredth part of his collection - and it is not a small volume.”.

It is nearing that time of the year when a mysterious old man appears at Gribdale and then vanishes. But unfortunately on New Year’s Eve, when he has been seen, I am usually in the Lake District. Richard Blakeborough wrote in his book ‘Wit, Character, Folklore and Customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire‘, printed in Additional Physical Format: Online version: Blakeborough, Richard, Wit, character, folklore & customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire.

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The second-largest lake in North Yorkshire is home to one of the most beloved myths in the area. A local tale tells that a large town was once located in the place where the lake is now found. A beggar arrived at the town and asked at each house for food and shelter but every single household turned him away, apart from one.

Society humourist Richard Blakeborough’s book Wit, Character, Folklore and Customs in the North Riding of Yorkshire stated: “Many of the Dales are far remote from the wider influences and. This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words.

This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced 4/5(). Wit, character, folklore & customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire. Saltburn-by-the-Sea, W. Rapp & sons, limited, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /.

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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks. Excerpt from Wit, Character, Folklore Customs of the North Riding of Yorkshire: With a Glossary of Over 4, Words and Idioms Now in Use The chapter on some characteristic sayings of both the North and East Ridings, kindly contributed by the Rev.

M. C. F. Morris, will add greatly to the value and interest of the : Richard Blakeborough.NORTH RIDING OF YORKSHIRE Wit, Character, Folklore & Customs - Blakeborough. Dispatched with Royal Mail 2nd Class Signed For Size 7 1/2 x 5 Inches; xxii, pp Bound in original maroon cloth with Gilt lettering & detail, binding in very good condition.

Text in very good clean condition, no inscriptions, no torn or loose nice example of this scarce first editionSeller Rating: % positive.