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Folk Tales from Italy

Folk Tales from Italy

by Students' Academy
     
 
It is believed that the Italian folk tales were put down in writing from the Middle Ages, through the 1500s, 1600 and onwards. However the tradition of orally transmitting folk tales has been thousands of years old.

Many Italian tales are older than famous French ones. It is said that many of the French tales were borrowed from Italy. Even some of the Grimm

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It is believed that the Italian folk tales were put down in writing from the Middle Ages, through the 1500s, 1600 and onwards. However the tradition of orally transmitting folk tales has been thousands of years old.

Many Italian tales are older than famous French ones. It is said that many of the French tales were borrowed from Italy. Even some of the Grimm tales stem from Italian sources. In this collection of folk tales, the most popular of the Italian folk tales have been presented, which, I am sure, will inform and delight the readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781105920813
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
07/03/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
870,244
File size:
402 KB

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