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In Quest Of Indian Folktales

Pandit Ram Gharib Chaube And William Crooke

by Sadhana Naithani

  • 288 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Asia - India & South Asia,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Folklore,
  • Folklorists,
  • India,
  • Tales

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9833787M
    ISBN 100253345448
    ISBN 109780253345448

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In Quest of Indian Folktales publishes for the first time a collection of northern Indian folktales from the late 19th century. Reputedly the work of William Crooke, a well-known folklorist and British colonial official, the tales were actually collected, selected, and translated by a Author: Sadhana Naithani.

In Quest of Indian Folktales publishes for the first time a collection of northern Indian folktales from the late 19th century.

Reputedly the work of William Crooke, a well-known folklorist and British colonial official, the tales were actually collected, selected, and translated by a.

-- Margaret Mills, Ohio State University In Quest of Indian Folktales publishes for the first time a collection of northern Indian folktales from the late 19th century.

Reputedly the work of William Crooke, a well-known folklorist and British colonial official, the tales were actually collected, selected, and translated by a certain Pandit Ram. The collection of folktales from India consists of four books with 69 folktales. Indian fairy tales Notes: Selected and edited by Joseph Jacobs, the book holds 29 Indian folktales.

Book: In Quest of Indian Folktales. The Indian Fairy Book. Notes: From the Original Legends Contains 26 Native American folktales. Author: Cornelius Mathews Published: Publisher: Allen Brothers, New York.

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Seeing as how the West Indies were created by the blood of African slaves this only makes sense. That said, this book is % full of West Indian folklore.

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Native American Folklore & Mythology. 1 - 20 of results The Soul of the Indian. by Charles Alexander (Ohiyesa) Eastman. Paperback from $ This book is a beautifully presented collection of the fascinating stories told by the indigenous peoples across the continent of North America.

The exciting adventures of trickster figures. Part of the challenge of curating book lists of folktales from around the world is how to organize them. The continent of Asia is the most glaring example.

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The University of Chicago book (of India as opposed to from India) has a more scholarly bent to it and is recommended to more serious students of the by: 9. The book is an imaginative retelling of many of the folktales and myths collected by de Angulo as an erstwhile anthropologist.

The stories are written to be of interest to younger readers, but are also read by adults. The books foreword is by Carl Carmer. The Indian Tales were originally read live on KPFA radio inand released as a : Jaime de Angulo. In Quest of Indian Folktales: Pandit Ram Gharib Chaube and William Crooke.

By Sadhana Naithani. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, xi + pp. "InI located the handwritten manuscripts of William Crooke's famed collection of the folktales of northern India in the archive of the Folklore Society, London" (vii).

About: The rich culture and vast landscape of India come alive in their ancient folk tales and folklore. Indian folklore and fairy tales have entertained and enlightened generations, since the dawn of language to modern time, with ballads of heroes, so beloved, they are deified and worshiped around the continent, and with epic poetry that strengthens and heralds a community’s shared values.

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"In1 located the handwritten manuscripts of William Crooke's famed collection of the folktales of northern India in the archive of the Folklore Soci-ety, London" (vii).