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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legend

Legend is a genre of folklore that consists of a narrative featuring human actions perceived or believed both by teller and listeners to have taken place within human history. Narratives in this genre may demonstrate human values, and possess certain qualities that give the tale verisimilitude. ... Hudson River Valley legend into a literary anecdote with "Gothic" overtones, ...

www.ncpedia.org/folklore-part-4-legends-animal-tale

Legends are a form of oral literature in the genre of folk narrative or storytelling ... Animal tales originating in slave communities were often stories of protest ... Because an unnecessarily negative association has come to be attached to the ...

libguides.stcc.edu/c.php?g=61100&p=393050

Jul 24, 2018 ... Open Directory: Society: Folklore - Literature · Magic Web: Myth ... Links to websites on fairy tales, myths, fables, and legends. Magic Web: Myth ...

www.nyfolklore.org/tradarts/tales.html

Folk arts and culture offer self-definitions for different groups of people. Here are a collection of resources for New York folk arts and culture. Folk tales and ...

www.jstor.org/stable/538099

of the folklore of both nonliterate and European societies have found, as ... tant category of verbal art which includes myths, legends, and folktales. ..... In Nunivak literature, the Raven and other animal anecdotes would be considered tales.

www.amazon.com/Virginia-Publications-American-Folklore-Society/dp/0813913357

Virginia Folk Legends (Publications of the American Folklore Society. New Series ) [Thomas ... Books; ›; Literature & Fiction; ›; Mythology & Folk Tales. Enter your ...

www.pitt.edu/~dash/england.html

Tales and Legends of the English Lakes. London: Simpkin ... Axon, William E. A. Stray Chapters in Literature, Folk-Lore, and Archaeology. London: John ... London: Published for the Folk-Lore Society by David Nutt, 1904. Barham, Richard ...

sacguide.libguides.com/c.php?g=272342&p=1817549

Aug 7, 2018 ... This folklore site contains retellings of American folktales, Native American myths and legends, tall tales, weather folklore and ghost stories from each and every one of the 50 ... Aarne and Thompson indexed folktale motifs separately in their Motif-Index of Folk-Literature. ... British Columbia Folklore Society

www.herald.co.zw/why-folk-tales-are-important

Nov 10, 2013 ... FOLK tales consist of mainly traditional oral narratives which include legends, ... The stories help in showing how society views itself and also ...