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The Resource Songs of the Serbian people : from the collections of Vuk Karadžić, translated and edited by Milne Holton and Vasa D. Mihailovich

Songs of the Serbian people : from the collections of Vuk Karadžić, translated and edited by Milne Holton and Vasa D. Mihailovich

Label
Songs of the Serbian people : from the collections of Vuk Karadžić
Title
Songs of the Serbian people
Title remainder
from the collections of Vuk Karadžić
Statement of responsibility
translated and edited by Milne Holton and Vasa D. Mihailovich
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • hrv
  • eng
Summary
In the early nineteenth century, Vuk Karadzic, a Serb scholar and linguist, collected and eventually published transcriptions of the traditional oral poetry of the South Slavs. It was a monumental and unprecedented undertaking. Karadzic gathered and heard performances of the rich songs of Balkan peasants, outlaws, and professional singers and their rebel heroes. His four volumes constitute the classic anthology of Balkan oral poetry, treasured for nearly two centuries by readers of all literatures, and influential to such literary giants as Goethe, Merimee, Pushkin, Mickiewicz, and Sir Wal
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1787-1864
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Karadžić, Vuk Stefanović
  • Holton, Milne
  • Mihailovich, Vasa D
Series statement
Pitt series in Russian and East European studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic poetry, Serbian
  • Folk songs, Serbo-Croatian
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • POETRY
  • HISTORY
  • Epic poetry, Serbian
  • Folk songs, Serbo-Croatian
  • Servo-Kroatisch
  • Volkslied
  • Anthologie
  • Serbisch
Label
Songs of the Serbian people : from the collections of Vuk Karadžić, translated and edited by Milne Holton and Vasa D. Mihailovich
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-310)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pronunciation Guide; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Songs Before History; The Vila Builds a Town; The Shepherd Who Was Devoured; The Sun and the Moon Woo a Maiden; The Wedding of the Shining Moon; The Tsar and the Girl; Jovan and the Leader of the Giants; The Brothers and Their Sister; God Leaves No Debt Unpaid; 2. Before the Battle of Kosovo; The Wedding of Tsar Dušan; Uroš and the Mrljavčevićes; The Building of Skadar; The Wedding of King Vukašin; The Wedding of Prince Lazar; The Building of Ravanica; Banović Strahinja; 3. The Battle of Kosovo
  • Fragments of Various Kosovo SongsTsar Lazar and Tsaritsa Milica; The Fall of the Serbian Empire; The Death of the Mother of the Jugovićes; The Kosovo Maiden; 4. Marko Kraljević; Marko Kraljević Recognizes His Father's Saber; Prince Marko's Plowing; Marko Drinks Wine at Ramadan; A Maiden Outwits Marko; Marko Kraljević and Alil Aga; Marko Kraljević and Mina of Kostur; Marko Kraljević and the Twelve Arabs; Marko Kraljević and Musa the Robber; Marko Kraljević and the Vila; The Death of Marko Kraljević; 5. Under the Turks; Radul Bey and the Bulgarian King Šišman; The Death of Duke Prijezda
  • Porča of Avala and Vuk, the Fiery DragonThe Division of the Jakšićes; The Wife of Hasan Aga; Janko Jurišić; 6. The Songs of Outlaws; Predrag and Nenad; Old Novak and Knez Bogosav; The Captivity of Stojan Janković; The Wedding of Ljubović's Sister; The Death of Ivo of Senj; Old Vujadin; 7. The Songs of the Serbian Insurrection; The Beginning of the Revolt Against the Dahijas; The Battle on Mišar; Selected Bibliography
Control code
ocn645856152
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 310 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306922999
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6v5c8b
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645856152
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Songs of the Serbian people : from the collections of Vuk Karadžić, translated and edited by Milne Holton and Vasa D. Mihailovich
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-310)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pronunciation Guide; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Songs Before History; The Vila Builds a Town; The Shepherd Who Was Devoured; The Sun and the Moon Woo a Maiden; The Wedding of the Shining Moon; The Tsar and the Girl; Jovan and the Leader of the Giants; The Brothers and Their Sister; God Leaves No Debt Unpaid; 2. Before the Battle of Kosovo; The Wedding of Tsar Dušan; Uroš and the Mrljavčevićes; The Building of Skadar; The Wedding of King Vukašin; The Wedding of Prince Lazar; The Building of Ravanica; Banović Strahinja; 3. The Battle of Kosovo
  • Fragments of Various Kosovo SongsTsar Lazar and Tsaritsa Milica; The Fall of the Serbian Empire; The Death of the Mother of the Jugovićes; The Kosovo Maiden; 4. Marko Kraljević; Marko Kraljević Recognizes His Father's Saber; Prince Marko's Plowing; Marko Drinks Wine at Ramadan; A Maiden Outwits Marko; Marko Kraljević and Alil Aga; Marko Kraljević and Mina of Kostur; Marko Kraljević and the Twelve Arabs; Marko Kraljević and Musa the Robber; Marko Kraljević and the Vila; The Death of Marko Kraljević; 5. Under the Turks; Radul Bey and the Bulgarian King Šišman; The Death of Duke Prijezda
  • Porča of Avala and Vuk, the Fiery DragonThe Division of the Jakšićes; The Wife of Hasan Aga; Janko Jurišić; 6. The Songs of Outlaws; Predrag and Nenad; Old Novak and Knez Bogosav; The Captivity of Stojan Janković; The Wedding of Ljubović's Sister; The Death of Ivo of Senj; Old Vujadin; 7. The Songs of the Serbian Insurrection; The Beginning of the Revolt Against the Dahijas; The Battle on Mišar; Selected Bibliography
Control code
ocn645856152
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 310 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306922999
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6v5c8b
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645856152
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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