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Author Bell, Karl, 1971-
Title The legend of spring-heeled Jack [electronic resource] : Victorian urban folklore and popular cultures / Karl Bell.
Publication Info. Woodbridge, UK ; Rochester, NY : Boydell Press, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-254) and index.
Contents Introduction -- The legend of spring-heeled Jack -- The cultural anatomy of a legend -- Spring-heeled Jack, crime and the reform of customary culture -- Spring-heeled Jack and Victorian society -- Spring-heeled Jack and London -- Cultural nodes: localities -- Cultural modes: oral, literary and visual -- The decline and demise of spring-heeled Jack -- Conclusion: spring-heeled Jack and Victorian popular cultures.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Spring-heeled Jack (Legendary character)
Urban folklore -- England.
Popular culture -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781843837879 1843837870
ISBN 1782040390 (electronic bk.)
9781782040392 (electronic bk.)
9781843837879 (hardback)
1843837870 (hardback)
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