Davies. Legends of Gloucestershire

Today's free book is Legends, tales, and songs, in the dialect of the peasantry of Gloucestershire published by Davies and Sons (1877). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi (I have not checked for other online sources).


Table of Contents

The Witch of Berkeley
The Hornet and the Bittle
Gwain to Cizzeter Mop
Zong of Zaint Zwithun's Day
Fairford Church-Windows
The Moolberry Tree
The Harkyhollurgists
A Gloucestershire Zong o' Zocial Zience
The Tithe Pig
The Churchwardens' Complaint
The Moovin Pannurrammur
Zayins an' Maxims of Zolomun the Rantur
A Tetbury Ghost
Hawfinch on Lady Helps
Gloucestershire Harvest Home Choruses
Gloucestershire Courtship
Dialogue between Willum and Tummus
Zendin a Valentine
Union Meeting
The First Bridge on the Thames
The Skull at Binkney Park
The Three Old Men of Painswick
The Battle of Barber's Bridge
Tewkesbury Dialogue
The Market Cross
Gloucestershire Proverbs
The Foxcote Find


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