Scraps of English Folk Lore book

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Scraps of English Folk Lore book

The book was written by Thomas Ellwood who was a folklore expert and noted local historian. He had a huge influence on the Victorian revival of interest in the Viking heritage. This is his very important collection of folklore/ superstitions /charms etc.

Contributed by Mr & Mrs Burn of West Yorkshire.

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