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Pelicans & chihuahuas and other urban legends

talking about folklore

by William Neville Scott

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Published by University of Queensland Press, Distributed in the USA and Canada by International Specialized Book Services in St. Lucia, Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.,
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Urban folklore -- Australia.,
    • Legends -- Australia.,
    • Legends -- Australia -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliograpy: p. [228]-229.

      Other titlesPelicans and chihuahuas and other urban legends
      StatementBill Scott.
      SeriesUQP paperbacks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR365 .S36 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL585063M
      ISBN 100702227749
      LC Control Number96174930
      OCLC/WorldCa36061923

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Pelicans & chihuahuas and other urban legends. Lucia: University of Queensland Press ; Portland, Or.: Distributed in the USA and Canada by International Specialized Book Services, Pelicans & Chihuahuas and Other Urban Legends: Talking about Folklore. William Neville Scott. University of Queensland Press, - Social Science - pages.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Pelicans & chihuahuas and other Pelicans & chihuahuas and other urban legends book legends: talking about folklore / Bill Scott University of Queensland Press St.

Lucia, Qld Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. The Well to Hell Urban legend claims scientists drilling in Siberia went too far and ended up punching a hole through to Hell, where the screams of the damned drifted up to them.

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of Queensland, Pelicans & Chihuahuas and Other Urban Legends: Talking about Folklore: ISBN () Softcover, University of Queensland Pr (Australia), Penelope Harris: Retrospective. Urban Legends An urban legend, urban myth, urban tale, or contemporary legend is a form of modern folklore.

It usually consists of fictional stories, often presented as true, with macabre or humorous elements, rooted in local popular culture. William Neville "Bill" Scott OAM (4 October – 22 December ) was an Australian author, folklorist, songwriter, poet, and collector of bush ballads and Australian folk history.

He has published anthologies of Australian bush songs, including the best selling book The Complete Book of Australian Folklore published in He was awarded the Order of Australia in for his Born: William Neville Scott, 4 OctoberBundaberg. Emery claims it would become a real urban legend if the Chihuahua had not been leashed at the time.

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Pelicans & Chihuahuas And Other Urban Legends by. Bill Scott. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars * Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more books, click here. Chihuahuas are no longer found just on the arms of celebrities and in television commercials; the entire country has fallen in love with their loving nature and loyalty.

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Bill's other works include the following: Story compilations: The Long, the Short and the Tall: A Collection of Australian Yarns (), Lies, Flies and Strange Big Fish: Tall Tales from the Bush (), and Pelicans and Chihuahuas and Other Urban Legends (), which was compiled from his long-running column in Queensland Folk.

PELICANS & CHIHUAHUAS AND OTHER URBAN LEGENDS Bill Scott AUSTRALIA FOLKLORE Book. £ + £ P&P. Picture Information May have some damage to the book cover but the book is still completely intact. The binding may be slightly damaged around the edges but it is still completely intact. all other articles are subject to the margin.

The Big Book of Urban Legends: True Stories Too Good To Be True. (Factoid Books Big Book Series), New York, DC Comics, Francis Grieg, Heads You Lose and Other Apocryphal Tales, New York, Crown Publishers, Seal, Graham. Review of Pelicans & Chihuahuas and Other Urban Legends: Bill Scott Talking About Folklore, by Bill Scott; The Banshee and the Bullocky: Tales of My Uncle Arch by Bill Scott; and The Australian Yarn: The Definitive Collection, by Ron Edwards.

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[1] He has published anthologies of Australian bush songs, including the best selling book The Complete Book of Australian Folklore published in He was awarded the Order of Australia in [2] for.

Scott, Bill. Pelicans & Chihuahuas and Other Urban Legends. Lucia, Queensland: Univ. of Queensland, ISBN (pp. Sources Also told in: The Big Book of Urban Legends. New York: Paradox Press, ISBN (p.

68). Scott, Bill, Pelicans and Chihuahuas and Other Urban Legends: Bill Scott Talking About Folklore, Brisbane, Seal, G., Great Australian Urban Myths: Granny on the Roofrack and Other Tales of Modern Horror, Sydney, Seal, G., The Cane Toad High (rev edn. of.

6enge,N.E.Urban Legends: The As-Complete-As-One-Could Be Guide to Modern Myths, Crown Publishing Group, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Ghosh, Surjit,The Socio Cultural Study of Cachar during 18^*^ & 19^^.

Browse and buy a vast selection of Australia Collections: Art & Collectibles on Urban Legends Noah speaks with Jan Harold Brunvand, author of Too Good To Be True: The Colossal Book of Urban book contains over stories from modern folklore.

You've likely heard. If author and folklorist Bill Scott were still around I’d ask him if he’d heard of that one (Bill wrote a book about urban myths called ‘ Pelicans and Chihuahuas and Other Urban Legends’).

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