Journals Higher Education

$80.00

Hardcover

Published: 25 July 2017

c.250 Pages | 4 colour plates

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780197266199


Bookseller Code (06)

Miracles and Murders

An Introductory Anthology of Breton Ballads

Eva Guillorel and Mary-Ann Constantine

British Academy 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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