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German hero-sagas and folk-tales

by Barbara Leonie Picard

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Germanic peoples -- Folklore.,
    • Germanic peoples -- Folklore.,
    • Folklore -- Europe.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementretold by Barbara Leonie Picard ; illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
      SeriesOxford myths and legends
      ContributionsKiddell-Monroe, Joan, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.P6 Ge 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196 p. :
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1214644M
      ISBN 100192741632
      LC Control Number94211929
      OCLC/WorldCa29636000

      Barbara Leonie Picard, First Edition. This offering is The Tower & the Traitors written by Barbara Leonie Picard and illustrated by William Stobbs. The book was published by G. P. Putnam's Sons in and appears to be a First Edition but is not specifically stated as such. German Hero-Sagas and Folk-Tales [First Edition] Picard. More Books by Barbara Leonie Picard, Roy Morgan, N.C. Wyeth & Beebliome Books See All. German Hero-Sagas and Folk-Tales. Tales of The Norse Gods And Heroes. The Iliad. Hero-Tales From The British Isles. Celtic Tales. The Faun and the Woodcutter’s Daughter.

      More Books by Barbara Leonie Picard, Joan Kiddell-Monroe & Beebliome Books Stories of King Arthur and His Knights. German Hero-Sagas and Folk-Tales. The Iliad. Hero-Tales From The British Isles. Celtic Tales. More ways to shop: Find an Apple Store or other retailer near you. Or call MY-APPLE. Choose your. Ex-Library copy with typical library marks and stamps. Dust jacket in good condition. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. printing of the Henry Walck edition. Library stamp along the edge of the pages. Text is clear of markings and notation. Internal binding is starting to become loose, but is intact. Bottom point of the front flap of the dust.

      “Twenty stories – six hero-sagas and fourteen folk tales – are masterfully told here by Barbara Leonie Picard, author of French Legends, Tales, and Fairy Stories. This addition to the Oxford Myths and Legends series contains in its first section those heroic episodes about which German mythology revolves and on which the Wagner cycle is. France is full of folk-tales and fairy stories, heroic, courtly, plain and coloured. Barbara Leonie Picard, outstanding as a writer in the true Andersen tradition, has brought together and told anew a selection of these traditional stories, a distinguished addition to the Oxford "Myths and Legends" series. The book is Author: Barbara Leonie Picard.


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German hero-sagas and folk-tales by Barbara Leonie Picard Download PDF EPUB FB2

The first part, Hero-Sagas, is, except for the first story, an abridgement of the Nibelungenlied. It tells the story of Siegfried and Kriemhild and their terrible ending.

The second part, Folk-Tales, is filled with short stories where the main message seems to be that the cunning and quick witted will always win, especially against the proud/5(4).

The book is broken into two parts. The first part, Hero-Sagas, is, except for the first story, an abridgement of the Nibelungenlied.

It tells the story of Siegfried and Kriemhild and their terrible ending.4/4(3). I was really and truly looking forward to reading Barbara Leonie Picard's German Hero-Sagas and Folk-Tales, and while the compiled tales themselves are I guess interesting enough and present a decent and varied collection of German (and Germanic) folkloric themes (although I do tend to think that Barbara Leonie Picard has translated these stories, or rather has retold them, in a style that /5(4).

German hero-sagas and folk-tales Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by res on Novem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: German Hero-sagas and Folk-tales (Oxford Myths and Legends) Published by Oxford University Press () ISBN ISBN Barbara Leonie Picard (17 December – 15 December ) was a British writer of children's books, known best for historical fiction and for retellings of ancient myths and medieval works were meticulously researched.

She also wrote original fairy tales. Three of her books were commended runners up for the annual British Carnegie Medal, one collection of her fairy tales and Born: 17 DecemberRichmond-upon.

Deutsche Sagen ("German Legends") is a publication by the Brothers Grimm, appearing in two volumes in and The collection includes short summaries of German folk tales and legends (where "German" refers not just to German-speaking Europe generally but includes early Germanic history as well).

Deutsche Sagen followed the publication of Kinder- und Hausmärchen (known in. Twenty stories -- six hero-sagas and fourteen folk tales- are masterfully told here by Barbara Leonie Picard, author of French Legends, Tales, and Fairy Stories.

This addition to the Oxford Myths and Legends series contains in its first section those heroic episodes about which German mythology revolves and on which the Wagner cycle is based. Buy German Hero-sagas and Folk Tales (Oxford Myths & Legends) New edition by Barbara Leonie Picard, Joan Kiddell-Monroe, Joan Kiddell- Monroe (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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[Barbara Leonie Picard; Joan Kiddell-Monroe] -- Presents the legends of the great German heroes, including the story of Gudrun, the saga of Siegfried, and the vengeance of Kriemhild with a lively collection of traditional folk tales. Summary: This volume relates the legends of the great German heroes, the stirring saga of Siegfried and the vengeance of Kreimhild.

It contains a lively collection of traditional folk-tales, including the escapades of the rascally Till Eulenspeigel and the tale of the Ratcatcher of Hamelin. German Hero-Sagas and Folk-Tales by.

Barbara Leonie Picard. avg rating — 62 ratings. But personally I'd consider those books Dutch history, not German history, which is also why I have my doubts about Anne Frank's diary being on this list. It would be different if a book was written by a German author, living in Germany, telling. This volume relates the legends of the great German heroes, the stirring saga of Siegfried and the vengeance of Kreimhild.

It contains a lively collection of traditional folk-tales, including the escapades of the rascally Till Eulenspeigel and the tale of the Ratcatcher of Hamelin. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for German hero-sagas and folk tales at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5(3).

As the title suggests, German Hero-Sagas and Folk-Tales is divided into two parts. In the first section, Barbara Leonie Picard retells in condensed, third-person prose four celebrated medieval.

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