Day: February 21, 2021

A Lay of St Nicholas (another Ingoldsby Legend)

A “lay” is a form of poetry, as I have had the chance of explaining when I wrote about “The Lay of St. Cuthbert”, and this one is part of the works known as The Ingoldsby Legends, a collection of humorous pseudo-folklore put together by¬†Thomas Ingoldsby of Tappington Manor, pen name of clergyman Richard Harris […]