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The folk lore and provincial names of British birds

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Published by E. Stock in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Nomenclature (Popular),
  • Birds -- Folklore,
  • Folklore -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFolk-lore of British birds, Provincial names of British birds
    Statementby Charles Swainson.
    GenreNomenclature (Popular), Folklore
    SeriesPublications of the Folklore Society -- 17
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR735 S8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 243 p.
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14008270M

    SOURCE I have built up 'The Magpie's Nest' from two nidification myths, as a German professor would call them, in the Rev. Mr Swainson's Folk-Lore of British Birds, pp. 80 and I have received instruction about the relative values of nests from a little friend of mine named Katie, who knows all about it. Birds and Berries (Poyser Monographs). London: Poyser. ISBN Snow, David; Perrins, Christopher M, eds. (). The Birds of the Western Palearctic concise edition (2 volumes). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN Swainson, Rev. Charles Anthony (). The folk lore and provincial names of British birds Clase: Aves.


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Though we have made best efforts - Cited by: 4. Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds, Volume 31 English Dialect Society publications English Dialect Society. 18 Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds, Charles Swainson Publications (English Dialect Society) Issue 47 of Publications (English Dialect Society).: Original glossaries Series D.

Original glossaries. English. Genre/Form: Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Swainson, Charles. Folk lore and provincial names of British birds. London, Pub. for the Folk-lore Society by E. Stock, Genre/Form: Folklore Terminology Nomenclature (Popular) Noms vernaculaires: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Swainson, Charles.

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In The Folk Lore and Provincial Names of British Birds,the Rev. Charles Swainson retells the legend of the nightingale and the blindworm who had only one eye apiece. Charles Anthony Swainson (–) was an English theologian, Norrisian and subsequently Lady Margaret's Professor of Divinity, Master of Christ's College, Cambridge and a canon of Chichester.

His published works deal mainly with the Eastern liturgies and the creeds. Charles Swainson has written: 'Provincial names and folk lore of British birds' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Birds, Folklore, Nomenclature (Popular) 'A Handbook Of Weather Folk-Lore' -.

Page 2 - Place-rhymes and Sayings ; Folk-etymology. Foreign countries have followed the example of Great Britain, and are steadily collecting and classifying their Folklore.

It is most gratifying to this Society to observe that one great result of its work has been to draw attention to the subject in all parts of the world ; and it is particularly noticeable that the word "Folk-lore". The names spink and shell apple are among the many folk names listed for the chaffinch by Reverend Charles Swainson in his Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds ().

The Fringillidae are all seed-eaters with stout conical bills. They have similar skull morphologies, nine large primaries, 12 tail feathers and no crop. In all species Family: Fringillidae. Part of the charm of birds, for me at least, is in the diversity of their common names.

The recent trend to change those names to something more descriptive is, I think, unfortunate. Sources. Lockwood WB The Oxford Book of British Bird Names. Oxford University Press, Oxford. Swainson C The folk lore and provincial names of British Birds. Maybe as soon as people could speak, they wanted to understand weather patterns and to predict changes.

Folk Lore of The Isle Of Man The Folklore & Provincial Names of British Birds C. Swainson. Charles Swainson's book is an invaluable reference work for ornithologists and students of folklore alike, for it brings together in a single compact volume information which is otherwise scattered across the literature of Britain, Europe and the.

County Folk-Lore, vol. 2: Examples of Printed Folk-Lore Concerning the North Riding of Yorkshire, York, and the Ainsty. London: Published for the Folk-Lore Society by David Nutt, Gutch, Eliza, and Mabel Peacock. County Folk-Lore, vol. 5: Examples of Printed Folk-Lore Concerning Lincolnshire.

London: Published for the Folk-Lore Society by. The western jackdaw (Coloeus monedula), also known as the Eurasian jackdaw, European jackdaw, or simply jackdaw, is a passerine bird in the crow across Europe, western Asia and North Africa, it is mostly resident, although northern and eastern populations migrate south in winter.

Four subspecies are recognised, which mainly differ in the colouration of the Class: Aves. "When uncertain of their course they let one loose, and steered the vessel in his track, deeming that the land lay in the direction of his flight; if he returned to the ship, it was supposed to be at a distance" [Charles Swainson, "The Folk Lore and Provincial Names of British Birds," London, ].

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The Folk-lore And Provincial Names Of British Birds. By The. Rev. Swainson. (Elliot Stook.)—This is, as may readily be supposed, a book fall of =km, information. Such articles as " The Raven," "The Swallow," "The Robin Redbreast," may. The Folk Lore And Provincial Names Of British Birds de Charles Swainson(ger Publishing Co) Isbn: € This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work.

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See W. Lockwood, The Oxford Book of the British Bird Names (), p. Charles Swainson, Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds (), p 3. Grose, Provincial Dictionary (Popular Superstitions), (), p. Printed by Eleanor P. Hammond in The Journal of English and Germanic Philology VII (),   – Publications of the Folk-lore Society, The Folk Lore and Provincial Names of British Birds, All of these matters are present in Tolkien’s post The Lord of the Rings poetry relaying more information about Tom: “Tom caught a beechen leaf in the Forest falling.

‘I’ve caught a happy day blown me by the breezes. Charles Swainson, The Folk Lore and Provincial Names of British Birds (; Felinfach: Llanerch, ) 84; Google Scholar Robin Hull, Scottish Birds: Culture and Tradition (Edinburgh: Mercat Press, ).Author: Lizanne Henderson.

In poet Jane Hirshfield’s book Nine Gates: Entering the Mind of Poetry, she notes, “Not everything will be given—some part of a poem’s good weight will be found outside the poem, in us.” (1) With poetry, we frequently need to read between the lines.

Traditional Birds of Love. Charles Swainson, Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds‎, vol Spotted flycatcher: White wall (Northants).The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia ‎ [10].

Some notes from Swainson, Charles "Provincial Names and folk lore of British Birds" (Published in conjunction with the Folk-Lore Society) London, English Dialect Society, Swainson provides a number of local names for the wren - Cutty/Cut (from its short bob tail - Dorset, Devon, Hants, Pembroke), Scutty (Sussex), Bobby (Norfolk), Cuttely.

Some sailors saw in the birds’ appearance a sort of blessing, a warning that enabled them to anticipate and prepare best they could for oncoming gales and thrashing waves. The Folk Lore and Provincial Names of British Birds. London: Elliot Stock, p.

Fraser, I, Gray, J. As British writer Jonathan Eyers muses in his. A Dictionary of English and Folk-Names of British Birds With Their History, Meaning, and First Usage; And the Folk-Lore, Weather-Lore, Legends, Etc. Relating to. ON St. Stephen's day the children and young men exhibit the slaughtered birds on an ivy bush decked with ribbons of various various colours, and carry them about singing a song of which the first is given in Crofton Croker's "Researches," p.

"The wren, the wren, the king of all birds, St. Stephen's Day was caught in the furze. Table of Contents. The Changeling, Thomas Keightley, The Fairy Mythology. Scottish Changelings, Sir Walter Scott, "On the Fairies of Popular Superstition." The Smith and the Fairies, J.

Campbell, Popular Tales of the West Highlands. How to Find Out a Fairy Changeling, Walter Gregor, Notes on the Folk-Lore of the North-East of Scotland.

The Fair Folk, Walter Gregor. Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds. London: Trübner and Co. Turcotte, William H.; Watts, David L. (). Birds of Mississippi. University Press of Mississippi. ISBN Vincent, Kate E. (). "Investigating the causes of the decline of the urban House Sparrow Passer domesticus population in Britain" (PDF).Birds and Berries (Poyser Monographs).

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