Journals Higher Education

£55.00

Hardback

Published: 04 May 2017

c.250 Pages | 4 colour plates

246 x 189mm

ISBN: 9780197266199


Bookseller Code (AO)

Miracles and Murders

An Introductory Anthology of Breton Ballads

Mary-Ann Constantine and Éva Guillorel

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Monographs

  • Contains Breton text - Breton texts are quite rare, so this is useful for study of the language
  • Each ballad is translated into English and is accompanied by a short explanatory essay, explanatory notes and bibliography
  • The scholarly introduction gives the history and context for the ballad tradition and oral transmission of tradition
  • Accompanying CD contains ballads sung by famous traditional Breton singers
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