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Title: Polydactylism in folklore
Authors: Dougall, Angelo
Keywords: Folklore -- Malta -- Periodicals
Folklorists -- Malta
Manners and customs -- Malta
Abnormalities, Human -- Malta
Cassar, Paul, 1914-2006. Medical history of Malta -- Criticism and interpretation
Wismayer, Joseph M., 1931- . Fleet of the Order of Saint John -- Criticism and interpretation
St John’s Co-Cathedral (Valletta, Malta)
Neolithic period -- Malta
Fingers -- Abnormalities -- Malta
Toes -- Abnormalities -- Malta
Issue Date: 2002
Publisher: Ghaqda Maltija tal-Folklor
Citation: Dougall, A. (2002). Polydactylism in folklore. L-Imnara, 7, (1), 23-25.
Abstract: There have recently been some write-ups and comments in a local periodical about past incidence of polydactylism in Malta, and about its depiction in art. However, this article is more about polydactylism in Maltese folklore, local beliefs and cases.
Appears in Collections:L-Imnara, Volume 7, Issue 1
L-Imnara, Volume 7, Issue 1

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