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Phantoms, legends, customs and superstitions of the sea.

Raymond Lamont-Brown

Phantoms, legends, customs and superstitions of the sea.

by Raymond Lamont-Brown

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Published by Patrick Stephens in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocean -- Folklore.,
  • Ghosts.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 187-188.

    GenreFolklore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR910 .B77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5452206M
    ISBN 10085059104X
    LC Control Number73154280
    OCLC/WorldCa632697

    Albanian folk beliefs (Albanian: besimet popullore shqiptare) comprise the beliefs expressed in the customs, rituals, myths, legends and tales of the Albanian elements of Albanian mythology are of Paleo-Balkanic origin and almost all of them are pagan. Albanian folklore evolved over the centuries in a relative isolated tribal culture and society. Legend has it that an umbrella aboard ship is unlucky. These Legends and Customs of the Sea come from the Smithsonian Institution's Ocean Planet exhibition and from the book Ocean Planet: Writings and Images of the Sea, by Peter Benchley and Judith Gradwohl (published by Harry N. .

    For centuries stories of sea witches have predominately enhanced British tradition, and legends, of Sea Witches surrounds experiences of seafarers and beachcombers as well as others in the sea faring trade. These legends with the aid of imagination, and frequently superstition, have produced tales of phantoms, or ghosts of the dead allegedly possessing supernatural powers that.   THE LEGEND OF THE PHANTOM SHIP, article in Chambers's Journal See also Mysteries of the Sea - Books on DVDrom Join my Facebook Group It is a somewhat singular fact that there is not a single European nation whose mariners do not share in the picturesque and romantic superstition that certain parts of the ocean are haunted by the Spectre of a Ship.

    Combining captivating sketches by his brother, artist Ben Clary, and his own prized ghost ship portrayals, Jim Clary presents a compelling and riveting digest of beliefs, customs, and mystery in Superstitions of the Sea. Clary focuses on the vast array of strange, mythical, and often comical beliefs of mariners from ancient times to the present.4/5(1). A similar superstition was prevalent among landlubbers as well. Gold coins placed on the eyes of a corpse were used to pay the boatman, Charon, for the voyage across the River Styx. The lore of the sea encompasses many centuries of traditions, rituals, and superstitions.


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Bassett. Superstitions and the Sea By Cindy Vallar. The Oxford Universal Dictionary (third edition) defines “superstition” as an “unreasoning awe or fear of something unknown, mysterious, or imaginary, esp.

in connexion with religion; religious belief or practice founded upon fear or ignorance.”. She disappeared rounding the Cape of Good Hope in a storm in the mid’s. According to legend, the captain was cursed and now his ship and crew must sail the seven seas forever.

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