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Folktales of Greece (Folktales of the World) #2020

Folktales of Greece Folktales of the World None

  • Title: Folktales of Greece (Folktales of the World)
  • Author: Georgios A. Megas Helen Colaclides
  • ISBN: 9780226517858
  • Page: 197
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Folktales of Greece (Folktales of the World) By Georgios A. Megas Helen Colaclides, None

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    1. An interesting collection of tales Divided up by type, leading with Animal Tales, ending with Legends, and the four middle sections holding the fairy tales along with the jokes and the tales of fools With notes at the end about how it was collected and what sorts of tales types they are.Many are familiar, though with a local flavor, and a good number of unusual tales You get tales like Anthousa the Fair with the Golden Hair , which is a variant of Rapunzel much closer to the Girl Helps the Hero [...]

    2. The story I read in Folktales of Greece Folktales of the World was Almondseed and Almondella , a story about a man who quite literally lies his way to the top Almondseed is a poor commoner who misleads a woman to believing he clairvoyantly found her missing hen and as a result she rewards him generously and he decides to take up the position as a seer, which is similar to a medium in the idea of being able to know certain things no one else can For example, Almonseed is asked to predict the gend [...]

    3. Review of Anthousa the Fair with Golden Hair This is from Greece.Here, it s the prince who gets cursed like in Snow White Fire Red Rapunzel in this version is Anthousa, Xanthousa, Chrisomalousa yep, that s her name As the result of the curse, he is consumed with longing for her just like the old women did for the lentil soup In this the witch is an ogress Both the ogress and Anthousa, Xanthousa, Chrisomalousa can do magic Like in several versions, the objects there could speak view spoiler The o [...]

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