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Finnish legends for English children

R Eivind

Finnish legends for English children

by R Eivind

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Published by T.Fisher Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kalevala -- Paraphrases, tales, etc,
  • Tales -- Finland

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesKalevala. English
    SeriesThe children"s library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, [3], 214 p.
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15010742M

    Jacobs was an Australian collector and publisher of English folklore, and authored several collections of English tap, such as English Fairy Tales by Joseph goal of his work was to popularize folk tales of England among children and adults, as many readers were caught up in the folk tales of Germany and France at the time. A list of translations of the Finnish national epic Kalevala in chronological order by language. The epic has appeared in 61 translated languages. Based partially on .

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Finnish Legends for English Children: : Eivind, R.: Books. 8 rows    Finnish Legends for English Children Language: English: LoC Class: PH:. THE following 38 Finnish children’s stories cover almost all of the songs and runes contained in the Kalevala, the epic of the Finnish people in a simpler, story form.

These stories will lead English speaking children into an hitherto unexplored region of the fairy world, Author: Anon E.

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펼쳐보기. Finnish mythology is a commonly applied description of the folklore of Finnish paganism, of which a modern revival is practiced by a small percentage of the Finnish has many features shared with Estonian and other Finnic mythologies, but also shares some similarities with neighbouring Baltic, Slavic and, to a lesser extent, Norse mythologies.

Finnish folk tales were adapted and altered in contemporary times, so as to become suitable children’s stories, where once they were meant for adult audiences only. Animal stories and nature tales are the most widespread form of Finnish folk tales.

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You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt. THE following 38 Finnish children’s stories cover almost all of the songs and runes contained in the Kalevala, the epic of the Finnish people in a simpler, story form.

These stories will lead English speaking children into an hitherto unexplored region of the fairy world. The fox appears in the folklore of many cultures, but especially European and East Asian, as a figure of cunning, trickery, or a familiar animal possessed of magic powers.

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The Kalevala (Finnish: Kalevala, IPA: [ˈkɑle̞ʋɑlɑ]) is a 19th-century work of epic poetry compiled by Elias Lönnrot from Karelian and Finnish oral folklore and mythology.

It is regarded as the national epic of Karelia and Finland and is one of the most significant works of Finnish Kalevala was instrumental in the development of the Finnish national identity and the.

GREAT preparations were now made in Louhi's home for her daughter's wedding with Ilmarinen. In distant Karjala, a part of Kalevala, was a great ox, the largest in the world. It took a weasel seven days to travel round his neck and shoulders; the swallow had to fly a whole day without resting, to get from one horn-tip to the other; the squirrel travelled thirty days, starting from the tail.

Our Children’s Finnish book library is a great resource for kids learning Finnish. We have hundreds of Finnish books for kids such as world. OCLC Number: Notes: Title and illustrated series title pages printed in red and black. Translated from the Finnish. "The following stories cover almost all of the songs of the Kalevala, the great epic of the Finnish people.

BUT Wainamoinen was not dead, but swam on for eight days and seven nights trying to reach land. And when the evening of the eighth day came and still no land was in sight, he began to grow tired and to despair of ever getting out alive.

LEMMINKAINEN'S mother began to grow uneasy at his long absence, and to fear that some trouble had befallen him. At last one day, as his wife, the fair Kyllikki, was in her room, she noticed that drops of blood had begun to flow from the bristles of Lemminkainen's hair-brush.

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