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Fenton, Alexander

Overview
Works: 160 works in 441 publications in 4 languages and 4,020 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Creator, Translator, Author of introduction, Dedicatee
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Most widely held works by Alexander Fenton
The Northern Isles : Orkney and Shetland by Alexander Fenton( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scottish country life by Alexander Fenton( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food in change : eating habits from the Middle Ages to the present day by Alexander Fenton( Book )

11 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food in perspective : proceedings of the Third International Conference on Ethnological Food Research, Cardiff, Wales, 1977 by Wales) International Conference on Ethnological Food Research (3rd: 1977: Cardiff( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Northern and western isles in the Viking world : survival, continuity, and change( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om Orkney- og Shetlandsøerne, Færøerne og Island
The rural architecture of Scotland by Alexander Fenton( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shape of the past : essays in Scottish ethnology by Alexander Fenton( Book )

19 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spade in Northern and Atlantic Europe by Alan Gailey( Book )

11 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loads and roads in Scotland and beyond : land transport over 6000 years( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country life in Scotland : our rural past by Alexander Fenton( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Welsh and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food and drink and travelling accessories : essays in honour of Gösta Berg( Book )

11 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tools and traditions : studies in European ethnology presented to Alexander Fenton( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land transport in Europe by Alexander Fenton( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in 4 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Order and disorder : the health implications of eating and drinking in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries : proceedings of the fifth Symposium of the International Commission for Research inot European Food History, Aberdeen 1997 by International Commission for Research into European Food History( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If all the world were a blackbird : poems by Sándor Weöres( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The island blackhouse and a guide to the blackhouse, no. 42 Arnol by Alexander Fenton( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Scots and Gaelic : proceedings of the Third International Conference on the Languages of Scotland by Alexander Fenton( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food and material culture : proceedings of the Fourth Symposium of the International Commission for Research into European Food History by International Commission for Research into European Food History( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Scottish ethnology by Alexander Fenton( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publication of An Introduction to Scottish Ethnology sees the completion of the fourteen-volume Scottish Life and Society series, originally conceived by the eminent ethnologist Professor Alexander Fenton. The series explores the many elements in Scottish history, language and culture which have shaped the identity of Scotland and Scots at local, regional and national level, placing these in an international context. Each of the thirteen volumes already published focuses on a particular theme or institution within Scottish society. This introduction provides an overview of the discipl
Bibliography 1955-2009 : Alexander Fenton, CBE, MA, BA, DLitt (ABD), FRSE, FRSGS, FSA, FSAScot, HRSA, Professor Emeritus of Scottish Ethnology( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Order and disorder : the health implications of eating and drinking in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries : proceedings of the fifth Symposium of the International Commission for Research inot European Food History, Aberdeen 1997
Alternative Names
Alexander Fenton Brits etnoloog (1929-2012)

Alexander Fenton Scottish ethnologist and linguist

Fenton, A.

Fenton, Sandy

Languages
English (183)

German (1)

Danish (1)

Welsh (1)

Covers
Scottish country lifeCountry life in Scotland : our rural pastOrder and disorder : the health implications of eating and drinking in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries : proceedings of the fifth Symposium of the International Commission for Research inot European Food History, Aberdeen 1997