Wonderful Strange: Ghosts, Fairies, and Fabulous Beasties by Dale JarvisWonderful Strange: Ghosts, Fairies, and Fabulous Beasties by Dale Jarvis

Wonderful Strange: Ghosts, Fairies, and Fabulous Beasties

byDale Jarvis

Paperback | June 7, 2005

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Newfoundland and Labrador is blessed with more fairies, devils, old hags, phantoms, Jacky Lanterns, sea monsters, and other fabulous and frightening creatures than any other spot in Canada. Author and researcher Dale Jarvis, creator of the award-winning St. John's Haunted Hike, has pulled together a compendium of strange tales about the even stranger spectres, sprites, and curious beasties that inhabit the province's shores. From Signal Hill's headless ghost to the Northern Peninsula's Isle of Demons to the fairy paths of the Southern Shore, Wonderful Strange is your guide to encounters with the unexplained.<_o3a_p>

Dale Jarvis works as the Intangible Cultural Heritage Development Officer for the Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador, helping communities to safeguard traditional culture, the first full-time provincially funded folklorist position in Canada. Dale holds a B.Sc. in anthropology/archaeology from Trent University, and a M.A....
Title:Wonderful Strange: Ghosts, Fairies, and Fabulous BeastiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.69 inPublished:June 7, 2005Publisher:Flanker PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1894463765

ISBN - 13:9781894463768

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing again Just like haunted shores this collection has some amazing stories which capture the provinces folklore
Date published: 2017-08-18