The Vanishing Hitchhiker

The Vanishing Hitchhiker

American Urban Legends and Their Meanings

Book - 1981
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The Vanishing Hitchhiker was Professor Brunvand's first popular book on urban legends, and it remains a classic. The culmination of twenty years of collection and research, this book is a must-have for urban legend lovers.
Publisher: New York : Norton, [1981], ©1981
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780393951691
Branch Call Number: 398.2 Br
Description: xiv, 208 pages ; 22 cm


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Urban legends--we've all repeated them. The Internet is full of them. This is the book that made the general public aware of this form of folklore. The culmination of twenty years of collection and research The Vanishing Hitchhiker remains a classic. Other books of urban legends by the same autho... Read More »

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