Folktales and Society: Story-Telling in a Hungarian Peasant Community (A Midland Book)

By: Degh, Linda

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Book is in excellent condition, new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Chapters include: History of the Szeklers; Social and economic life in old Andrasfalva; Resettlement procedures (1883 - 1941); Settlers of Kakasd. Part II: Survey of the results oin folktale research to the present; The tale occasions; The tale material: the narrative body of Kakasd; The storytellers; Mrs. Zsuzsanna Palko; Gyorgy Andrasfalvi, Mrs. Anna Sebestyen and Marton Laszlo; with afterword, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. 453 pages.

Title: Folktales and Society: Story-Telling in a Hungarian Peasant Community (A Midland Book)

Author: Degh, Linda

Categories: Myth/Lore/Fairy Tales, Anthropology / Sociology, European History,

Publisher: U.S.A., Indiana Univ Pr: 1989

ISBN Number: 0253205263

ISBN Number 13: 9780253205261

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Anthropology/Sociology

Seller ID: 140246

Keywords: Szeklers; Andrasfalva, Kakasd, Mythology, Tales, Stories, Hungary, Hungarian, Eastern European, Folklore, Witness, Writing, Fillage, Oral , Folk, Narratives, Creators, Performers, Audience, Culture, Peasants, Personality , Communication, ,