"All books by Jan Harold Brunvand"
This book fills the long-felt need for an organized collection of scholarly studies in American folklore.
Fourth Edition, Hardcover, 1998The definitive introduction to American folklore.
Revised And With A New Chapter, Paperback, 2014The colossal classic becomes even more colossal with a new chapter of recent urban legends.
Paperback, 1987"A wonderfully entertaining book of American folklore and humor."—Elaine Kendall, Los Angeles Times Book Review
Paperback, 1988"A uniquely entertaining book: edifying scholarship, diverting social history."—Elaine Kendall, Los Angeles Times
Paperback, 1991From the master folklorist and sly wit, Jan Brunvand, comes a collection of all-new urban legends.
Paperback, 1995America's premier folk detective is back on the case, sniffing out those zany but dubious stories that "really happened" to a friend of your sister's boyfriend's accountant's mechanic.
Paperback, 2002The definitive word on the subject from the dean of urban legend studies.
Paperback, 2004An anthology of the most chilling urban legends of all time collected by the maestro himself.
Paperback, 1983The book that launched America's urban legend obsession!