The Folk-Lore Journal/Volume 5

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THE

FOLK-LORE JOURNAL

VOL. V.

(JANUARY—DECEMBER 1887.)


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Alter et Idem


LONDON:

PUBLISHED FOR THE FOLK-LORE SOCIETY

BY ELLIOT STOCK, 62, PATERNOSTER ROW.


1887.

XIX.

CONTENTS.

  PAGE
Babcock (W. H.) American Song-Games and Wonder-Tales 134
Black (W. G.) Folk-Tales of North Friesland 335
Bowditch (C. P.) Negro Songs from Barbados 130
Burne (Miss Charlotte S.) Some Simple Methods of Promoting the Study of Folk-Lore, and the Extension of the Folk-Lore Society 62
Clodd (Edward). Tabulation of Folk-Tales 70
Clouston (W. A.) Two South Pacific Folk-Tales 254
Colles (Dr. A.) A Witch's Ladder 1
Courtney (Miss M. A.) Cornish Folk-Lore 14, 85, 177
Egan(F. W.) Irish Folk-Lore 11
Frazer (J. G.) A Witch's Ladder 81
Gaster (Dr. M.) Modern Origin of Fairy Tales 339
Hartland (J. C.) Japanese New-Year Decorations 154
Kinahan (G. H.) Cornish Folk-Lore 324
—— Donegal Folk-Lore 66
—— Donegal Superstitions 69
King (Capt. J. S.) Folk-Lore and Social Customs of the Western Somali Tribes 322
Kirby (W. F.) The Forbidden Doors of the Thousand and One Nights 112
Leland (C. G.) The Witches' Ladder 257
Malay Folk-Lore 328
Mansfield (M. T.) Chinese Legends 124
—— Chinese Superstitions 127
Martinengo-Cesaresco (Countess). Negro Songs from Barbados 5
Mitchell Innes (N. G.) Chinese Birth, Marriage and Death Rites 221
Murray-Aynsley (Mrs. J. C.) Secular and Religious Dances of certain Primitive Peoples in Asia and Africa 246, 273
Notes and Queries 71, 156, 260, 351
Notices and News 75, 162, 268, 356
Peacock (Miss Mabel). Folk-Lore from Boddam-Whetham's Roraima and British Guiana 315
Taylor (G.) Folk-Lore of Aboriginal Formosa 139