Black Dog Folklore, by Mark Norman


A comprehensive study of the image of the Black Dog in folklore, with an extensive gazetteer of over 700 UK sightings and traditions.

Pagination: 248 pages, on 80gsm paper stock including line drawings and figures, plus 12 pages of black and white photographic plates.



Chapter 1 - A general description of dog ghosts

Chapter 2 - Dogs of the westcountry

Chapter 3 - Family dogs

Chapter 4 - Protective dogs

Chapter 5 - Shucks and barguests

Chapter 6 - Roads and bridges

Chapter 7 - Church grims and death folklore

Chapter 8 - Dreams and visions

Chapter 9 - The black dog in the landscape

Chapter 10 - The black dog in modern times

Appendix - A gazetteer of uk black dog sightings and traditions


Published by Troy Books, Paperback.