Legends of New England

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This classic collection of the legends and folklore of New England will not only take you back to colonial days, where you will rediscover Plymouth Rock, the courtship of Priscilla by Myles Standish, and Paul Revere’s ride, but will introduce you to exciting and bizarre events long obscured by /5(8).

From vampires to an angel, a ghost rapper to a phantom ship, Mysteries and Legends of New England pulls back the curtain on some of the region’s most /5(13). Arlene Nicholson has a degree in photography and has authored numerous books on ghosts, haunts and legends of New England.

She has researched and investigated paranormal activity for over 30 years. Nicholson has appeared on several television shows and documentaries about the paranormal/5(2). Mysteries and Legends of New England is a great read for those who reside in the New England area.

This book offers detailed takes on urban legends, haunting mysteries, and overall intriguing stories all derived from the New England area/5. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Book of New England Legends and Folk Lore in Prose and Poetry by Samuel Adams Drake (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: New England -- Fiction.

New England -- Poetry. New England. More like this: Similar Items. This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher.

From vampires to an angel, a ghost rapper to a phantom ship, New England Myths and Legends pulls back the curtain on some of the region's most fascinating and compelling stories. Paperback, pages Published April 1st by Globe Pequot Press/5. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "A book of New England legends and folk lore: in prose and poetry". Meet Jeff Belanger, legend tripper, adventurer, speaker, and the Emmy-nominated host, writer, and producer of the New England Legends series on PBS and Amazon Prime.

Jeff's Speak Easy Since the COVID Quarantine, Jeff has been hosting a series of online happy hours, teas, and interactive chats called The Speak Easy with a variety of guests. Edward Rowe Snow was an American author, lecturer, and historian.

He spent most of his life studying the legends, lighthouses, and islands of New England. He wrote many pamphlets, books, and articles, and made lecturers and tours throughout the area with his wife/5.

A Book of New England Legends and Folk Lore in Prose and Poetry. Illustrated by F. Merrill. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whittier, John Greenleaf, Legends of New England ().

Gainesville, Fla.: Scholar's Facsimiles & Reprints, The book makes one realize how much religion (mostly Protestantism) and superstition are in the roots of New England culture.

This book covers the history of witchcraft and pirates in our region as well. Salem isn't the only witchy place in New England and Blackbeard as connections with the east-coast/5. The collection presented in the book is a result of the collecting efforts of folklorist Charles G.

Leland and from Rev. Silas T. Rand, a Canadian Baptist clergyman who was the first to record the legend of Glooskap.

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It is this legend, with its many chapters, which takes up the majority of the book. Algonquin Legends of New England and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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A Book of New England Legends and Folk Lore in Prose and Poetry is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other Range: $ - $ Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whittier, John Greenleaf, Legends of New England.

Baltimore, Md.: Reprinted for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical. The Algonquin Legends Of New England (Annotated Edition) - Charles Godfrey Leland - Google Books This book is annotated with a rare biographical sketch of the author, written by Elizabeth Robins.

Algonquin Legends of New England - Kindle edition by Leland, Charles Godfrey. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Algonquin Legends of New England/5(20).

This book contains more than thirty stories from New England and the Northeast about hidden riches, forgotten war loot, and sunken ship treasures. Marie Antoinette's $1 million necklace lies in the cold waters of the Pennichuck Brook just a few miles from downtown Nashua, New : August House Publishers, Inc.

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Genre/Form: Fiction History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hawthorne, Nathaniel, Legends of New England. Boston, J.R. Osgood, [©].

When Glooskap came to the camp, which was at Ogumkegeak (M.), now called Liverpool, he found no one. But there lay the witch-kwed-lakun-cheech (M.), or birch-bark dish of Martin, and from it, or, as another legend states, from an old man and woman who dwelt hard by, he learned that Win-pe and the families had been gone for seven years, along a road guarded by wicked and horrible beings.

Old paths and legends of New England: saunterings over historic roads with glimpses of picturesque fields and old homesteads in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire (Paperback) Published by Alpha Edition, United States () ISBN ISBN Try the new Google Books.

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The Algonquin Legends of New England Charles G. Leland Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook Pages (PDF): Publication Date: Download Links (below donate buttons):Author: Charles G.

Leland. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Browne, George Waldo, Real legends of New England. Chicago, A. Whitman & Co. [©] (OCoLC) This legend appears in a few different places, but the most comprehensive account I've seen is in Joseph Citro's book Cursed In New England: Stories of Damned Yankees.

Joe is a great storyteller and I always enjoy reading his books. Legends of New England (): a facsimile reproduction.

Page [15] THE WEIRD GATHERING. [THE fearful delusion of Witchcraft was principally confined to the county of Essex, in Massachusetts—although there were instances of it in other portions of New England.

It was there that the evil had its most powerful work. Mysteries and Legends of New England explores unusual phenomena, strange events, and mysteries in the region’s history&#;evenly divided between the New England States (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island).Brand: Globe Pequot Press.We picked the top books about New England or written by local authors.

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