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Drower"s folk-tales of Iraq

Drower"s folk-tales of Iraq

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Published by Gorgias Press in Piscataway, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- Iraq

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[edited by] Jorunn Jacobsen Buckley.
    ContributionsDrower, E. S. Lady, b. 1879., Buckley, Jorunn Jacobsen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR295.I7 F652 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23674403M
    ISBN 109781593333607
    LC Control Number2007038660

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A collection of folktales from Iraq, dating from the s, found in the archives of the famous English Lady E. Drower (–), who was novelist, folklorist, specialist on the Mandaeans, and writer of travel accounts. New tales edited by Jorunn Buckley form a second volume of Drower’s Folktales.

The stories—carrying recognizable Near Eastern folk-tale. A collection of folktales from Iraq, dating from the s, found in the archives of the famous English Lady E. Drower (), who was novelist, folklorist, specialist on the Mandaeans, and writer of travel accounts.

New tales edited by Jorunn Buckley form. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxiii, pages: illustrations, photographs ; 24 cm: Contents: The story of the Khalifa and the three maidens --The valiant shepherd, or the Chinese egg --The adventures of Sultan Mahmud's youngest son --Harun al-Rashid and the poor man's daughter --The Arabi boy --The loves of Ahmad Sultan and tar.

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The book serves as a baseline for analyzing much about the patriarchal origins of the Church of the East, though lacuna in dates and even in sequences and names, continue to exist in the incomplete records of a church that underwent much loss with invasions associated with Muslim advances into its base in what is now Iraq.4/5(1).

A collection of folktales from Iraq, dating from the s, found in the archives of the famous English Lady E. The stories-carrying recognizable Near Eastern folk-tale features-feature monsters and Read more. The book was republished inpresumably because there was a resurgence of interest Lady Ethel Drower (nee Stevens) accompanied her husband to Iraq in and lived there for many years.

She collected these stories from the people who told them and translated them herself, recording them for anthropological rather than literary purposes/5.

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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Drower's Folk-Tales of Iraq by Jorunn Jacobsen Buckley (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at. Polished by the streams of time, the oral traditions of Iraq encompass a rich variety of folktales, ranging from fanciful fables and heroic myths to stories derived from religions, sagas, and tribal customs.

Countless waves of migration, conquest, and settlement—Sumerian, Chaldaean, Cassite, Assyrian, Persian, Arab, and Turkish—have surged across the region, along with. Buy Drower's Folk-Tales of Iraq by Jorunn Buckley (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. As the Islamic empire fell apart, the city too was torn—by civil strife, marauders, corruption, rebellion, and finally invasion. In the s, Bagdad regained a portion of its prosperity, and in the s became the capital of oil‑rich Iraq—but has once more seen its riches drained and destroyed by armed struggle.

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The Patriarchs of the Church of the East: Translated by Youel Baaba: Benjamin, Senior Fellow & Director Cuse Daniel: Books - ews: 1. Ethel Stefana Drower née Stevens (1 December – 27 January ) was a British cultural anthropologist who studied the Middle East and its cultures.

She was considered the primary specialist on the Mandaeans, and the chief collector of Mandaean manuscripts. She was a daughter of a clergyman. In she was working for Curtis Brown, a London literary agency Children: Margaret Stefana Drower. Folk-T ales of Iraq (Gorgias Press ), hardback 6 × 9, pages, illustrations, $ The references with page numbers alone refer to the pages of this : Amar Annus.

The Arabian Nights /One Thousand and One Nights/ Notes: This book holds some of the folktales form the Arabian Nights ed and edited by Andrew Lang, these folktales are simplified and shortened, making them more suitable for children.

Author: Anonymous Editor: Andrew Lang Published: Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co. Secret serpents, devilish demons, mysterious magicians – the folk tales of Iraq teem with otherworldly creatures, magic and earthy humour. Award-winning novelist Elizabeth Laird has gathered together the very best Iraqi stories during her time in the Middle East – stories ranging from thieving porcupines who get their come-uppance to the hilarious tale of the chaos /5(3).

The anthology contains 21 Syrian folk tales that are told of Syrian refugees, both children, young and elder people, men and women. The film (53 minutes) with a collage of raw films from the collection of the tales here.

Watch the documentary about the Al-Hakawati project with interviews with persons involved in the project. Produced by Anna-Viola Hallberg. The al Hakawati. Lady Ethel Stefana Drower ( - ) 7 Sudan Year (), By Tigris and Euphrates (), Cedars, Saints and Sinners in Syria (), Folk Tales of Iraq () und Peacock Angel.Drower's Folk-Tales of Iraq: : Jorunn Buckley: Libros en idiomas extranjeros.

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