Russian Magic Books In The British Library

Russian Magic Books In The British Library

by William Ryan
     
 

The work of W.R.S. Ralston, a Keeper of the British Museum Library in the mid- 19th century and authority on Russian magic and folklore is discussed in this latest addition to the Panizzi Lectures which also looks at travel literature and memoirs and examines both the merits and the problems of using this kind of material as a historical source for the study of

Overview

The work of W.R.S. Ralston, a Keeper of the British Museum Library in the mid- 19th century and authority on Russian magic and folklore is discussed in this latest addition to the Panizzi Lectures which also looks at travel literature and memoirs and examines both the merits and the problems of using this kind of material as a historical source for the study of popular belief.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780712349833
Publisher:
British Library, The
Publication date:
01/28/2007
Series:
British Library - Panizzi Lectures Series
Pages:
97
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.30(d)

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