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Published by Edmonston and Douglas in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Norway.

Subjects:

  • Fairy tales -- Norway

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesNorske folkeeventyr.
Statementby George Webbe Dasent, O. C. L.; with and introductory essay on the origin and diffusion of popular tales.
ContributionsMoe, Jørgen Engebretsen, 1813-1882., Dasent, George Webbe, Sir, 1817-1896.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.A89 Po3
The Physical Object
Paginationclxii, 507 p.
Number of Pages507
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6428952M
LC Control Number41042401
OCLC/WorldCa11008402

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The first folktale I read from this book was "The Fox as Shepard." An Old woman in search of a shepard to herd her livestock asks three animals, bear, wolf, and fox. Popular Tales from the Norse Sir George Webbe Dasent, Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Full view - Popular passages. Page xiii -! who proclaimed it here, Whence, 4/5(4). My book The Viking Spirit retells no less than thirty-four of them – more than any other book in the field – while also providing an equally in-depth look at the wider religion of which Norse mythology was a part. I’ve also written a popular list of The 10 Best Norse Mythology Books, which . A Collection of Popular Tales from the Norse and North German book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This scarce antiquarian book 5/5(2). Book Description: "This is George Dasent's classic collection of Scandinavian folklore. This is not about Norse mythology per se; so if you are looking for tales of Odin, Loki, and Freya etc., you will have to look elsewhere. Rather, this is an anthology of folk tales, similar to the Grimm Brothers, or Campbell's Popular Tales of the West /5(3).