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Coffin, Tristram Potter 1922-2012

Overview
Works: 71 works in 295 publications in 3 languages and 15,458 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  History  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Actor, Contributor
Classifications: GR105, 398.0973
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Most widely held works about Tristram Potter Coffin
 
Most widely held works by Tristram Potter Coffin
The Folklore of American holidays by Hennig Cohen( Book )

18 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 2,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains beliefs, legends, superstitions, proverbs, poems, songs, dances, foods, and processions associated with over 100 American calendar customs and festivals
Folklore in America; tales, songs, superstitions, proverbs, riddles, games, folk drama and folk festivals by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

24 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology comprising material taken from all sections of the North American continent
Our living traditions; an introduction to American folklore by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore from the working folk of America by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Encompasses folk literature, folk-life, and folk speech, with twenty-seven folk melodies and a complete section of tales about twelve legendary figures including Casey Jones, Daniel Boone and Johnny Appleseed"--Jacket. Also covers folk poetry, riddles, superstitions, proverbs, games, and festivals
The book of Christmas folklore by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insights into the culture of pre-Christian Europe are provided as the author seeks out the origins and meanings of songs, food, legends, and other items associated with yuletide
The critics & the ballad by MacEdward Leach( Book )

20 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Parade of heroes : legendary figures in American lore( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British traditional ballad in North America by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

30 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The female hero in folklore and legend by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(A Contimuum book)
Uncertain glory; folklore and the American Revolution by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian tales of North America; an anthology for the adult reader by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-five traditional folktales from a variety of North American tribes
The old ball game; baseball in folklore and fiction by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrated book of Christmas folklore by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The proper book of sexual folklore by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America celebrates! : a patchwork of weird & wonderful holiday lore by Hennig Cohen( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American folklore by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

41 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrated book of baseball folklore by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Folklore of American holidays( )

in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analytical index to the Journal of American folklore, vols. 1-67, 68, 69, 70 by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Folklore of American holidays
Alternative Names
Coffin, Tris.

Coffin, Tristram.

Coffin, Tristram P.

Coffin, Tristram P. 1922-

Coffin, Tristram P. 1922-2012

Coffin, Tristram Potter

Coffin, Tristram Potter III

Tristram Potter Coffin American folklorist

コフィン, トリストラム・P

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America celebrates! : a patchwork of weird & wonderful holiday lore