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The Resource Epic singers and oral tradition, Albert Bates Lord

Epic singers and oral tradition, Albert Bates Lord

Label
Epic singers and oral tradition
Title
Epic singers and oral tradition
Statement of responsibility
Albert Bates Lord
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lord, Albert Bates
Index
index present
LC call number
GR72
LC item number
.L66 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Myth and poetics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oral tradition
  • Oral-formulaic analysis
  • Epic poetry
Label
Epic singers and oral tradition, Albert Bates Lord
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Spine title: Epic singers & oral tradition
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-257)
Contents
Words heard and words seen -- Homer's originality : oral dictated texts -- Homeric echoes in Bihać -- Avdo Međedović, Guslar --Homer as an original-traditional poet -- The Kalevala, the south Slavic epics, and Homer -- Beowulf and Odysseus -- Interlocking mythic patterns in Beowulf -- The formulaic structure of introductions to direct discourse in Beowulf and Elene -- The influence of a fixed text -- Notes on Digenis Akritas and Serbo-Croatian epic -- Narrative themes in Bulgarian oral-traditional epic and their medieval roots -- Central Asiatic and Balkan epic
Control code
22543354
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780801497179
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
90055888
Label
Epic singers and oral tradition, Albert Bates Lord
Publication
Note
  • Spine title: Epic singers & oral tradition
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-257)
Contents
Words heard and words seen -- Homer's originality : oral dictated texts -- Homeric echoes in Bihać -- Avdo Međedović, Guslar --Homer as an original-traditional poet -- The Kalevala, the south Slavic epics, and Homer -- Beowulf and Odysseus -- Interlocking mythic patterns in Beowulf -- The formulaic structure of introductions to direct discourse in Beowulf and Elene -- The influence of a fixed text -- Notes on Digenis Akritas and Serbo-Croatian epic -- Narrative themes in Bulgarian oral-traditional epic and their medieval roots -- Central Asiatic and Balkan epic
Control code
22543354
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780801497179
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
90055888

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