Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians

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Cosimo, Inc., Mar 1, 2007 - Social Science - 412 pages
This beautiful, illustrated book recounts the many heroes and legends of Serbian folklore. Beginning with a historical overview of the country's key characters, themes, and superstitions, it also includes prose translations of many Serbian folk ballads. A treat for fans of mythology and fairy tales, and a glimpse into the poetic soul of a country little known to most westerners. WOISLAV M. PETROVITCH (1885?-1934) was an attach to the Serbian Royal Legation to the Court of St. James's, and a translator. He also wrote Serbia: Her People, History and Aspirations and Key to the Serbian Conversation Grammar.
 

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Contents

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1
II
13
III
54
IV
59
V
119
VI
129
VII
134
VIII
150
X
177
XI
186
XII
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XIV
198
XV
213
XVI
362
XVII
371
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