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Folk tales of the Maldives / collected and translated by Xavier Romero-Frias.

Author/Creator:
Romero-Frías, Xavier.
Publication:
Copenhagen : Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, 2012
Format/Description:
Book
xxxv, 300 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Folklore -- Maldives.
Tales -- Maldives.
Summary:
A collection of 80 traditional short stories and legends from the local oral tradition. These folk tales offer insights into the history, culture and beliefs of the people of the Maldives and into the world they live in.
Notes:
Includes bibliographic references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Isaac Norris Library Fund.
Contributor:
Isaac Norris Library Fund.
ISBN:
8776941043
9788776941048
8776941051
9788776941055
Publisher no.:
99951607709
Web link:
The Isaac Norris Library Fund Home Page
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