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Published by Sterling Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English


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SeriesFolk tales of India -- 15
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Open LibraryOL13811963M

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“ In the colored fairy books of Andrew Lang (The Red Fairy Book, The Blue Fairy Book, etc.), there is a figure who has always intrigued me: the Hen Wife, related to the witch, the seer, and the herbalist, but different from them too: a distinct and potent archetype of her own, an enchanted figure beneath a humble white apron. Folk Tales of Karnataka [Praphulla Satish Chandran] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An enchanting collection of tales, translated from twenty-two different languages, that are by turns harrowing and comic, sardonic and allegorical, mysterious and romantic. Gods disguised as beggars and beasts, animals enacting Machiavellian intrigues, sagacious jesters and magical storytellers, wise counselors and foolish kings—all. Folk Tales Like folk tales everywhere, the Konkani folk tales too reflect the cultural ethos and underpinnings of the community that speaks that language. By virtue of the cataclysmic events of history that splintered this hapless race, its speakers were dispersed across several regions and adopted three religions in the main, as delineated above.

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A Second Book of Czechoslovak Fairy Tales and Folk Tales. Notes: Contains 20 Czechoslovak folktales. The author used Czech, Slovakian and Moravian sources. Author: Parker Fillmore Published: Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York. Notes: A Book of East Indian Fairy Tales. The book holds five Indian folktales. Author: Hartwell James Published: Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, London. What's interesting in India. The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Back of the Book This illustrated book for children contains more than fifty folk tales of Kerala covering a widen range of subjects. The author has presented these stories in his unique style. Though mostly meant for children, these, irrespective of age entertain and educate everyone. About the Author The Author, I. K. K. Menon is a prolific writer in Malayalam and English and has quite a few.   A tale about why the sun and sky are so far away comes from Karnataka. An abridged version of the famous folktale sourced from A. K. Ramanujan's book, "A .