Great bear, the — A thematic anthology of oral poetry in

Honko, Lauri; Timonen, Senni; Branch, Michael
Titel: Great bear, the — A thematic anthology of oral poetry in
Författare: Honko, Lauri (Författare)
Timonen, Senni (Författare)
Branch, Michael (Författare)
Artikelnummer: 9517176317
Form: Inbunden
Tillgänglighet: Leveranstid 1-3 vardagar
Pris: 49,00 € (44,55 € moms 0 %)

Förlag: SKS Kirjat
Serie: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seuran toimituksia 533
Upplaga: 1993
Språk: flera språk
Antal sidor: 787
Produktgrupp: Litteratur
Bibliotekssignum: 86.2 Suomen ja suomalais-ugrilaisten kielten kirjallisuuden historia ja tutkimus
These 450 poems, songs, charms, prayers and laments in the original languages and in English convey the worldview and an insight into the lives of pre-literate peoles. The text illustrate the beliefs, perceptions and artistic genius of fifteen peoples scattered across Northern Europe deep into Russia and beyond the Urals, and of Hungarians in Central Europe.

Each sections is introduced by a specialist essay.

This book is a companion volume to Iso Karhu/The Great Bear. Old Photographs of the Volga-Finnic, Permian-Finnic and Ob-Ugrian Peoples (1980).