The Songs of the Russian People: As Illustrative of Slavonic Mythology and Russian Social Life (Studies in Music Series #42)

The Songs of the Russian People: As Illustrative of Slavonic Mythology and Russian Social Life (Studies in Music Series #42)

by William Ralston Shedden Ralston
     
 

Mr. Ralston, of the British Museum, gives a detailed account of the lyric poetry of the Russian peasantry. There are chapters on mythology, fairies and demigods, Cossak and soldier songs, mythic and ritual songs, marriage songs, sorcery and witchcraft. Appendices and index.  See more details below

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Mr. Ralston, of the British Museum, gives a detailed account of the lyric poetry of the Russian peasantry. There are chapters on mythology, fairies and demigods, Cossak and soldier songs, mythic and ritual songs, marriage songs, sorcery and witchcraft. Appendices and index.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838312247
Publisher:
M. S. G. Haskell House
Publication date:
10/01/1970
Series:
Studies in Music Series, #42
Pages:
447
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.50(d)

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