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East Anglian Folklore And Other Tales - W. H. Barrett; R. P. Garrod;

Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1976, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper heavily and unevenly sunned. Price Clipped. Text complete, clean and tight.

Illustrated with line drawings. From the cover: “The book gives a vivid picture of a past way of life, by focusing on strong characters, as depicted in the story about the game-keeper and a devoted daughter, and giving fascinating insights into country skills and beliefs on bee-keeping, for instance. Altogether, these tales form an evocative, humorous and authentic piece of living folk-lore, and are a fitting memorial to W. H. Barrett — ‘the old Fen Tiger’.”
Illustrator: R. P. Garrod
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 143
ISBN: 0710083009

£9.00 (Now Sold)