Albanian Historical Folksongs 1716-1943: A Survey of Oral Epic Poetry from Southern Albania with Original Texts

Ruches, P.J., collector and translator

Published by Chicago: Argonaut Inc., 1967, 1967
From Booklady Used and Rare Books (Evanston, IL, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 31, 1997

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 30.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.25 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

LC 67-19121, 123 p. + index (3 p.). The historical record is preserved and transmitted partly through folksongs, poems, stories, and other oral forms . This volume is "the outcome of an intensive, self-imposed study involved in sifting the background of the long-standing Greco-Albanian border dispute," the author says. In his studies, he compiled these historical folksongs spanning 227 years. Book includes footnotes, epilogue, appendix, bibliography, index. Large octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4"), hardcover, cloth over boards, fine; dust jacket, fine. Bookseller Inventory # 709AG15

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Albanian Historical Folksongs 1716-1943: A ...

Publisher: Chicago: Argonaut Inc., 1967

Publication Date: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Store Description

Books by mail or appointment; call 1-847-869-1384. BOOKLADY USED AND RARE BOOKS is small but selective with unusual and hard-to-find books. We concentrate on nonfiction, particularly history, and in books of a local or regional nature--city, county, state histories, for instance, and histories of movements, institutions, churches, organizations, and people particular to those places. We have family histories, historical or regional fiction, children's books, cook books, and interesting books on the arts, antiques, and useful crafts.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We accept Visa, Mastercard, or American Express credit card payments via ABE or PayPal. We also are happy to take a check or money order in U.S. funds. We will invoice libraries and businesses. $4.25 postage for first book, extra for oversize and overweight books, priority or express mail. Please inqire about international shipping before ordering as rates vary by country and have become extemely expensive. Illinois residents add 9% sales tax. Refund (except postage) within 30 days of receipt if...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy, oversized, or going outside of the United States, extra shipping charges will be required or your order may be rejected.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer