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Coffin, Tristram Potter 1922-2012

Overview
Works: 82 works in 336 publications in 2 languages and 15,464 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  History  Folk songs  Scores  Ballads  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Actor, Compiler, Contributor
Classifications: GR105, 394.26973
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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 )

22 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 2,639 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 )

17 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,567 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 )

10 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 1,083 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 British traditional ballad in North America by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

26 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 910 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 Parade of heroes : legendary figures in American lore( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(A Contimuum book)
The critics & the ballad by MacEdward Leach( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain glory : folklore and the American Revolution by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 583 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 459 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 394 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 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new Green Mountain songster : traditional folk songs of Vermont by Helen Hartness Flanders( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 266 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 221 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 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American folklore by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Spanish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critics & the ballad; readings by MacEdward Leach( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Folklore of American holidays
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America celebrates! : a patchwork of weird & wonderful holiday lore
Alternative Names
Coffin, Tris.

Coffin, Tris 1922-

Coffin, Tristram.

Coffin, Tristram 1922-

Coffin Tristram P.

Coffin, Tristram P. 1922-

Coffin, Tristram P. 1922-2012

Coffin, Tristram Potter

Coffin, Tristram Potter, 1922-

Coffin, Tristram Potter III

Tristram Potter Coffin American folklorist

コフィン, トリストラム・P

Languages
English (180)

Spanish (1)