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Romanian folk tales

Romanian folk tales

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Published by "Minerva" in Bucharest .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Romania.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales -- Romania.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtranslated from the Romanian by Ana Cartianu ; foreword by Vasile Nicolescu ; [cover by Vasile Olac].
      ContributionsCartianu, Ana.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR257 .R57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination334 p. ;
      Number of Pages334
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4224341M
      LC Control Number80504270

      Gypsy Folk Tales by Francis Hindes Groome [] Contents Start Reading Text [Zipped] Francis Hindes Groome was one of the small group of 19th century folklorists who immersed themselves in Roma (Gypsy) life. This was in the heroic period of the study of folklore, when devoted scholars built up the field from scratch. This book is a. Romanian folk tales book, Fat frumos si Imparatul Rosu, basme populare Item Information. Condition: Very Good. Price: US $ Romanian folk tales book, Fat frumos si Imparatul Rosu, basme populare Sign in to check out Check out as guest. Seller Rating: % positive.

      A feature of Romanian culture is the special relationship between folklore and the learned culture, determined by two factors. First, the rural character of the Romanian communities resulted in an exceptionally vital and creative traditional culture. Folk creations (the best known is the ballad Miorița) were the main literary genre until the.   In Romanian mythology, it is said that each wizard and witch has access to a Black Book which contains all the incantations, chants and magic formulas. Usually, before dying, wizards pass on this knowledge to an apprentice, but Author: Valdar.

      Today, Transylvania is mostly known for its myths about vampires and the blood-thirsty count Dracula. But while the fictional character is a creation of the Irish writer Bram Stoker as the central figure of his fantasy book Dracula, Transylvania has its own folk centuries, Transylvania was colonized by several transient populations that have shaped its history. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Romanian folk tales. Bucharest: "Minerva", (OCoLC) Online version: Romanian folk tales. Bucharest.


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The book contains 7 original Romanian Folk Tales, as published in s by Petre Ispirescu, as well as their English translation. Read more Read less The Amazon Book Review/5(11).

Romanian folktales. Romania is located in Central Europe. The name of Romania comes from roman (previously ruman). "Romanian" comes from the Latin word romanus, meaning "citizen of Rome".

The collection of folktales from Romania consists of one book with 18 folktales. There are very few English translations of Romanian fairy tales (at least I can't seem to find them on amazon). It is a pity, there are some beautiful, fantastic and unique stories kids are missing on.

This one was the only folk stories version that I /5(17). Book Description: A small collection of Romanian folk tales and historical legends. Table of Contents: Publisher's Preface; Preface; Fairy Tales; The Slippers Of The Twelve Princesses; The Ungrateful Wood-cutter; The Hermit's Foundling With The Golden Hair; The Daughter Of The Rose; Romanian folk tales book Twelve-headed Griffin; Vasilica The Brave; "handsome Is As Handsome Does"; /5(7).

A small collection of Romanian folk tales and historical legends. Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, Esoteric and Mythology/5.

Romanian folktale. Once upon a time, something happened. If it hadn't happened, it wouldn't be told. At the edge of the village, where the peasants' oxen break through the hedges and the neighbors' hogs wallow in the ground under the fences, there once stood a house.

Romania’s literature features a rich history of Romanian folk tales and fairy tales. Collected by authors like Mite Kremnitz, author of Roumanian Fairy Tales, and Andrew Lang, these stories for children are lively and imaginative. Folktales > European folktales> Romanian folktales > The Twins With the Golden Star at World of Tales - Stories for children from around the world.

World of Tales. Stories for children Roumanian Fairy Tales. Notes: The book contains 18 Romanian folktales. Author: Various Compiler: Mite Kremnitz Editor: J. Percival. Before Harry Potter and princess Elsa were capturing the imagination of children and teenagers everywhere, local generations were growing up with the stories written or collected by Ion Creangă and Petre Ispirescu.

Their tales are classics of Romanian literature and many of them can also be read in translation. One hero that never left the storybooks was Făt-Frumos (Handsome Son), the greatest figure in Romanian folklore.

In the world of fairy tales, Făt-Frumos is the ideal persona of a hero who preforms good deeds, help creatures in distress and faces all odds in his adventures.

The book has two signature names: Mite Kremnitz and J. Percival. On the back of the book are few words about the author Mite Kremnitz, who was a german female writer, married to a Romanian surgeon.3/5(2). Folktales > European folktales> Romanian folktales > The princess and the fisherman at World of Tales - Stories for children from around the world.

The princess and the fisherman Romanian folktale. The book contains 18 Romanian folktales. Author:. Romanian Fairy Tales, Edited by J. Percival, Fiction, Fairy Tales & Folklore, Country & Ethnic [Mite Kremnitz, J.

Percival] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Here he stood before the Emperor. Full of big plans for all the peas he would harvest (if he got around to planting the three little peas he had found) the penniless boaster began regaling his 3/5(2). Pages in category "Romanian fairy tales" The following 16 pages are in this category, out of 16 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). The book contains 7 original Romanian Folk Tales, as published in s by Petre Ispirescu, as well as their English translation. Special offers and product promotions. Amazon Business: For business-exclusive pricing, quantity discounts and downloadable VAT invoices.

Create a free account. Buy this product and stream 90 days of Amazon Music /5(14). The present book of English translations by Mirela Roznoveanu, titled Old Romanian Fairy Tales, with illustrations by Alexandra Conte captures and conveys great narratives of the Romanian folklore.

This is a book for all libraries that carries children’s books with collections of cultural studies, folklore, and cultural anthropology. BS: Which books from your own childhood have most influenced your life. MR: There were first the oldest Romanian fairy tales, my mom had told me about or read to me; then the Iliad and Odyssey by Homer, and the Greco-Latin mythology.

I remember that in the fourth grade I was very close to the Greco-Latin gods, and to Homer’s characters. Romanian Fairy Tales book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Stan Bolovan -- The wonderful bird -- The twins with the gol /5. The effects of Romania’s turbulent history are ever present in its citizens’ lives.

Throughout Romanian literature, profound experiences from this history are represented with love, growth and loss that transcend time and space.

If you are curious about Romania, these great novels will introduce you to its history and social discourse with Author: Georgeta Gheorghe. Stan Bolovan -- The wonderful bird -- The twins with the golden star -- Youth without age and life without death -- The little purse with two half-pennies -- Mogarzea and his son -- Cunning Ileane -- The princess and the fisherman -- Little Wild-Rose -- The voice of death -- The old woman and the old man -- The Pea Emperor -- The morning star.

Buy this Book on Kindle. Roumanian Fairy Tales and Legends by Mrs. E. B. Mawr [] Contents Start Reading Page Index Text [Zipped] This is a collection of fairy tales, legends, and historical tales from Romania, written during the 19th century. Title Page Preface Contents Fairy Tales.Petre Ispirescu was a Romanian editor, folklorist, printer and publicist.

He is best known for his work as a gatherer of Romanian folk tales, recounting them with a remarkable talent. Petre Ispirescu began to publish Romanian folk stories inat the incentive of N. Filimon/5.This is a book for all libraries that carries childrens books with collections of cultural studies, folklore, and cultural anthropology.

Old Romanian Fairy Tales captures the imagination, conveys important lessons about morality and responsibility, and strikes a chord of deep patterns on which our civilization was built.