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An Anthology of Finnish Folktales

An Anthology of Finnish Folktales

An Anthology of Finnish Folktales( )
Editor: Henderson, Helena
Translator: Henderson, Helena
Series title:Folklore of the Nordic Baltic Region Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Welsh Academic Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $49.00
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Storytelling as a living tradition has been preserved longer in Finland than in many other countries, because of its relative geographical isolation compared to other countries that more readily came into contact with other civilizations which destroyed local oral traditions. As in other countries, skilled storytellers were often representatives of the itinerant trades, such as cobblers, tailors, lumberjacks, peddlers, and beggars. Now available in paperback, this anthology of Finnish...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
Book Weight:0.5 Pounds

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