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Embroidered with Gold, Strung with Pearls

The Traditional Ballads of Bosnian Women

Embroidered with Gold, Strung with Pearls( )
Author: Vidan, Aida
Series title:Publications of the Milman Parry Collection of Oral Literature Ser.
ISBN:978-0-674-01107-6
Publication Date:Jun 2003
Publisher:Harvard University, Center for Hellenic Studies
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

Forty Bosnian traditional ballads are now available to the English reader in this bilingual edition offering a selection of never before translated or published materials from Harvard University's Parry Collection. These songs were performed by Bosnian women and gathered in the Gacko region of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1930s.

Book Details
Pages:380
Detailed Subjects: Music / Genres & Styles / Folk & Traditional
Literary Criticism / Poetry
Language Arts & Disciplines / Orality
History / Europe / Eastern
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):0.706 x 0.913 x 0.07 Inches
Book Weight:1.21 Pounds



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