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Finnish folk culture

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Product description

This is the first comprehensive account in English of Finland's material folk culture, habits and folklore. It contains a wealth of photographs and maps and provides a good insight into Finnish folk culture against the general cultural trends in Europe. The subject is made all the more interesting by the fact that Finland has for centuries been a melting pot for cultural influences from both East and West. Finnish Folk Culture is a handbook both for students and for anyone interested in folk tradition and its history. It contains an index and a bibliography of works in English and German.

Item details

Author(s):
IImar Talve
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25cm*17.5cm*2.5cm
Edition:
1997
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9517460066
ISBN-13:
9789517460064
Number of pages:
386
Publisher:
Finnish Literature Society
Title:
Finish Folk Culture,

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This is the first comprehensive account in English of Finland's material folk culture, habits and folklore. It contains a wealth of photographs and maps and provides a good insight into Finnish folk culture against the general cultural trends in Europe. The subject is made all the more interesting by the fact that Finland has for centuries been a melting pot for cultural influences from both East and West. Finnish Folk Culture is a handbook both for students and for anyone interested in folk tradition and its history. It contains an index and a bibliography of works in English and German.

Author(s):
IImar Talve
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
25cm*17.5cm*2.5cm
Edition:
1997
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9517460066
ISBN-13:
9789517460064
Number of pages:
386
Publisher:
Finnish Literature Society
Title:
Finish Folk Culture,

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