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Round the world in folk tales

Fleming, Rachel M.

Round the world in folk tales

a regional treatment; sixteen stories from various lands with a chapter on their meaning

by Fleming, Rachel M.

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Published by B.T. Batsford ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and edited by Rachel M. Fleming with seventeen illustrations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR25 .F43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 49, [1] p.
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6674437M
    LC Control Number25003473
    OCLC/WorldCa4879564

      Around the World in 80 Days, de Otto M. Schwarz (Banda de Música de Vilagarcía de Arousa) - Duration: Federación Galega de Bandas . It looks at tales from around the world and from diverse cultures. The volume defines and classifies folk and fairy tales and analyzes a number of examples. It studies the varied manifestations of fairy and folk tales in literature and culture and reviews critical and scholarly approaches to this folklore genre/5(3).

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Round the world in folk tales by Fleming, Rachel M. Download PDF EPUB FB2

This richly illustrated book takes readers on a journey across six continents, with entertaining folktales from eighty different storytelling traditions. An excellent introduction to foreign countries, these beautifully told stories are perfect for reading aloud and encouraging children to learn about different cultures and other parts of the /5(22).

All the selections in Richard M. Dorson's Folktales Told around the World were recorded by expert collectors, and the majority of them are published here for the first time.

The tales presented are told in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, North and South America, and by: 5. Get this from a library. Round the world in folk tales; sixteen stories from various lands with a chapter on their meaning.

[Rachel M Fleming]. From Africa, Burma, and Czechoslovakia to Turkey, Vietnam, and Wales here are more than of the world's best-loved folktales from more than forty countries and cultures. These tales of wonder and transformation, of heroes and heroines, of love lost and won, of ogres and trolls, stories both jocular and cautionary and legends of pure enchantment will delight readers and storytellers of all ages/5(60).

All the selections in Richard M. Dorson's Folktales Told around the World were recorded by expert collectors, and the majority of them are published here for the first time. The tales presented are told in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, North and South America, and Oceania.

Unlike other collections derived in large part from literary texts, this volume meets the criteria of. This book is a collection of folktales, in which Shannon has removed some crucial element on which the whole story hinges.

Stories to Solve: Folktales from Around the World Stories to solve: folktales from around the world George Shannon Snippet view - View all» 3/5(1). Despite the length of most of the folk-tales it is still a joy Round the world in folk tales book read, it covers a wide range of cultures and countries so there is something for everyone.

What I find most interesting regarding the book is the different views that each folk-tale/ country holds in regards to Cited by: Asia is the world's largest continent. A place with unique cultural heritage, Asia is home to more than billion people, making it the most populous continent on Earth.

Even today people around Asia hold festivals celebrating the deeds of heroes and animals from ancient folklore. 50 Famous Fables and Folk Tales book.

Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Enjoy a collection of classical stories, culled from 3/5. Yolen, Jane. Favorite Folktales from Around the World (Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library) (). The Iroquois story of "The Flying Head" tells the folktale of a giant head with wings that came out of its cheeks and a mouth full of fangs.

This giant head would fly at night looking for its next meal/5. This book is great if you want a quick run down of folk tales from around the world.

It breaks the folk tales down by country, which can be helpful if you are trying to research for a novel. However, the writing is not very compelling, and it can be difficult to read for any stretch of time.

This book is not so much for enjoyment and information/5. All the selections in Richard M. Dorson's Folktales Told around the World were recorded by expert collectors, and the majority of them are published here for the first time.

The tales presented are told in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, North and South America, and Oceania/5. From Africa, Burma, and Czechoslovakia to Turkey, Vietnam, and Wales here are more than of the world's best-loved folktales from more than forty countries and cultures. These tales of wonder and transformation, of heroes and heroines, of love lost and won, of ogres and trolls, stories both jocular and cautionary and legends of pure enchantment will delight readers and storytellers of all ages.4/5(3).

Notes: This book holds some of the folktales form the Arabian Nights Entertainments. Selected and edited by Andrew Lang, these folktales are simplified and shortened, making them more suitable for children. Author: Anonymous Editor: Andrew Lang Published: Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co. If you love world literature, translated works, travel writing, or exploring the world through books, you have come to the right place.

ATW80 began in as a challenge on TNBBC. The separate group was established in Around the World in 80 Tales by Saviour Pirotta and richly illustrated by Richard takes readers on a journey across six continents, with entertaining folktales from eighty different storytelling traditions/5(25). From Africa, Burma, and Czechoslovakia to Turkey, Vietnam, and Wales here are more than of the world's best-loved folktales from more than forty countries and cultures.

These tales of wonder and transformation, of heroes and heroines, of love lost and won, of ogres and trolls, stories both jocular and cautionary and legends of pure 4/4(4). The Young Adult category is unique as the audience it caters to is caught between two worlds—one of children and the other of adults, so it spans the age group of 12 to 18 years and sometimes even beyond up to 25 years of age.

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