North-Country Folklore by Jessica Lofthouse


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London: Robert Hale, 1976. First edition. Hardcover. 222pp. B & w illustrations by the author. Jacket price-clipped, otherwise a fine copy.

'From 30 years of collected notes and sketches Jessica Lofthouse has compiled myths and legends shared by Lancashire, Cumbria and the Pennine Dales which have the same Celtic, Anglo-Saxon and Norse inheritance and folklore.
Traditions, beliefs and strange stories, family tales of the supernatural, apparitions seen and presences felt are richly told.'