The Scandinavian magic tale and narrative folklore
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The Scandinavian magic tale and narrative folklore a study in genres, themes and sources by Niels Ingwersen

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Published by The Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English


  • Tales -- Scandinavia -- History and criticism,
  • Scandinavians -- Folklore

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementNiels Ingwersen ; with a foreword by Susan C. Brantly, Scott A. Mellor.
ContributionsBrantly, Susan C., Mellor, Scott A.
LC ClassificationsGR205. I64 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22684759M
ISBN 100773449833
ISBN 109780773449831
LC Control Number2008047020

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