Riddles

Riddles: Selected full-text books and articles

Untying the Knot: On Riddles and Other Enigmatic Modes By Galit Hasan-Rokem; David Shulman Oxford University Press, 1996
Folk Groups and Folklore Genres: An Introduction By Elliott Oring Utah State University Press, 1986
Librarian's tip: Chap. 8 "Riddles and Proverbs"
Folklore in America: Tales, Songs, Superstitions, Proverbs, Riddles, Games, Folk Drama and Folk Festivals By Tristram P. Coffin; Hennig Cohen Anchor Books, 1970
Librarian's tip: "Riddles" begins on p. 153
Our Living Traditions: An Introduction to American Folklore By Tristram Potter Coffin Basic Books, 1968
Librarian's tip: Chap. 18 "Riddles: 'Do-It- Yourself Oracles'"
A Feast of Creatures: Anglo-Saxon Riddle-Songs By Craig Williamson University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Folklore from the Working Folk of America By Tristram Potter Coffin; Hennig Cohen Anchor Press, 1973
Librarian's tip: "Riddles" begins on p. 144
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
A Companion to Old and Middle English Literature By Laura Cooner Lambdin; Robert Thomas Lambdin Greenwood Press, 2002
Librarian's tip: Chap. 17 "Riddles"
Anglo-Saxon Riddles of the Exeter Book By Paull F. Baum Duke University Press, 1963
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Toward New Perspectives in Folklore By Américo Paredes; Richard Bauman University of Texas Press, 1972
Librarian's tip: "Theory and Practice of Riddle Analysis" begins on p. 51
An Annotated Collection of Mongolian Riddles By Archer Taylor American Philological Association, 1954
The Bachelor-Warrior of Exeter Book Riddle 20 By Tanke, John Philological Quarterly, Vol. 79, No. 4, Fall 2000
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