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Types of the Folktale in the Arab World: A Demographically Oriented Tale ...

Hasan M. El-Shamy - Fiction - 2004 - 1255 pages
Types of the Folktale in the Arab World is an index and preliminary analysis of folktales told by the diverse ethnic groups that populate what is commonly called "the Arab ...
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Moroccan Folk Tales

Jilali El Koudia, Hasan M. El-Shamy - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 183 pages
Drawing on stories he heard as a boy from female relatives, Jilali El Koudia presents a cross section of utterly bewitching narratives. Filled with ghouls and fools, kind magic ...
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Popular Stories of Ancient Egypt

Gaston Maspero - Reference - 2002 - 275 pages
Makes available a difficult-to-find folkloric scholarship classic and illuminates it with contemporary commentary from a preeminent authority on Egyptian folktales. * Makes ...
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Folktales of Egypt

Hasan M. El-Shamy - Social Science - 2010 - 406 pages
In this book Hasan M. El-Shamy has gathered the first authentic new collection of modern Egyptian folk narratives to appear in nearly a century. El-Shamy's English translations ...
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Religion Among the Folk in Egypt

Hasan M. El-Shamy - Religion - 2009 - 408 pages
"Religion among the Folk in Egypt" seeks to structure the entire field of supernatural beliefs and related practices in the folk communities of Egypt. These beliefs constitute ...
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Inca Myths

Gary Urton - Social Science - 1999 - 80 pages
Inca Myths begins with an introduction to the land and people of the Andes and reviews the sources of our current knowledge of Inca mythology. Gary Urton then recounts various ...
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Inanna, Lady of Largest Heart: Poems of the Sumerian High Priestess Enheduanna

Enheduanna, Betty De Shong Meador - Religion - 2000 - 225 pages
Around 2,300 BC Enheduanna was high priestess to the moon god Nanna at his temple in Ur, a position she held for almost forty years. This volume translates Enheduanna's three ...
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