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Dewponds in fable and fact

Alfred John Pugsley

Dewponds in fable and fact

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Published by Country life, ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dew-ponds.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alfred J. Pugsley...A collection and criticism of existing knowledge on these curiosities.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD395
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 62 p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21809946M
    LC Control Number40052342

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Werner Laurie, () Martin, Edward Alfred Dew-Ponds: Miscellaneous Articles. THE BOOK OF FABLES AND FOLK STORIES tales. Now and then some Dewponds in fable and fact book would take one of them and set it forth in finer, more fantastic garb, but for the most part the form was a homely one, which did not vary greatly from one age to another.

In preparing this book for use in schools, I have drawn upon two volumes I had already pub-File Size: KB. Dewponds in Fable and Fact A collection and criticism of existing knowledge on these curiosities.

With plates. Aesop’s fables from Greece and Jataka Tales and Panchatantra from India have many stories in common. The details sometimes differ widely. For instance, the fable of ‘The Wolf and the Crane’ is told in India as a story of ‘A Lion and another bird’. For more information about dew ponds, see: Alfred Dewponds in fable and fact book Pugsley () Dewponds in Fable and Fact, London: Country Life.

[The best Dewponds in fable and fact book book on the topic. It includes a critical survey of the earlier literature.] Philip Heselton () Mirrors of Magic: Evoking the Spirit of the Dewponds, Chieveley: Capall Bann, pages Alfred John Pugsley () Dewponds in Fable and Fact, London: Country Life.

[The best available book on the topic. It includes a critical survey of the earlier literature.] Philip Heselton () Mirrors of Magic: Evoking the Spirit of the Dewponds, Chieveley: Capall Bann, pages 34.

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