New PDF release: An Anthology of Russian Folk Epics (Folklores and Folk

By James Bailey

an intensive creation presents simple information regarding Russian epics, their historic history, their poetics, the historical past in their assortment, their functionality context, and their major interpretations. additionally, their is a quick advent to every tune, explaining its plot, allusions, and interpretations. A word list of universal phrases and a particular bibliography of reviews concerning the Russian epic in English and Russian also are incorporated within the volume.

Show description

Read Online or Download An Anthology of Russian Folk Epics (Folklores and Folk Cultures of Eastern Europe) PDF

Best folklore & mythology books

Tales from Tennessee Lawyers by William Lynwood Montell PDF

Possibly nobody has keener perception into human nature than the small-town trial attorney. All yet misplaced in an period of company legislations businesses and really expert perform, this charismatic determine was on the political heart of a group and was once the holder of its many secrets and techniques. A small city attorney's in basic terms specialization was once the city itself.

Michael Kleen's Tales of Coles County, Illinois PDF

The tenth Anniversary variation of Michael Kleen’s vintage stories of Coles County, Illinois combines either the unique publication and the Legends and Lore of Coles County, with up to date content material and extra legends. First released in 2004, stories of Coles County, Illinois takes an wonderful examine neighborhood background via vibrant ancient fiction.

Download e-book for iPad: Tibetan Folktales (World Folklore Series) by Haiwang Yuan,Awang Kunga,Bo Li

This selection of folktales presents readers with an intensive assessment of the breadth of Tibetan tradition, revealing the nature of the area and its humans in addition to their conventional customs and values. • deals greater than 30 folktales—some of that have by no means earlier than been released in English—that introduce readers to Tibetan cultural traditions and symbolize a whole array of other folktale kinds• contains 9 recipes for Tibetan dishes specifying substitute parts that may be substituted for hard-to-find unique constituents• provides craft and online game directions that would brighten up a grade tuition school room and entertain younger audiences as they know about Tibetan tradition and folklore• comprises colour photos that allow readers to higher delight in the richness of Tibetan tradition

Download PDF by Niall Mac Coitir,Gordon D'Arcy: Ireland's Animals: Myths, Legends & Folklore

Niall Mac Coitir presents a finished examine the folklore, legends and heritage of animals in eire, and describes their kinfolk with humans, being searched for meals, fur, activity, or as vermin, and their place at the present time. a last part, encouraged via tales of animal transformation, appears at twelve animals and the way we will enhance our lives by means of visualising ourselves with their precise characteristics.

Extra info for An Anthology of Russian Folk Epics (Folklores and Folk Cultures of Eastern Europe)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

An Anthology of Russian Folk Epics (Folklores and Folk Cultures of Eastern Europe) by James Bailey


by Richard
4.3

Rated 4.71 of 5 – based on 4 votes