The Type and Motif Index of Finnish Belief Legends and Memorates (FF Communications, 267)

Jauhiainen, Marjatta;Simonsuuri, Lauri

Published by Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia, 1998
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362 pp., bibliogrpahy. corner bumped. Lauri Simonsuuriís Typen- und Motivverzeichnis der finnischen mythischen Sagen (FFC 182), published in 1961 and reprinted in 1987, became a classic among the national legend catalogues. Marjatta Jauhiainenís work not only updates and brings into English the catalogue, it is a thorough revision and enlargement of the classification system itself. In the introduction she surveys the history of collecting and the progress of belief-legend cataloguing on the international scene providing a concordance with Reidar Th. Christiansenís The Migratory Legends (FFC 175, 1958/1992). A clarification of key terms, a subject directory and a map displaying tradition areas in Finland help the reader to orientate in the exceptionally rich store of belief legends and memorates. 0.0. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Lauri Simonsuuri's Typen- und Motivverzeichnis der finnischen mythischen Sagen (FFC 182), published in 1961 and reprinted in 1987, became a classic among the national legend catalogues. Marjatta Jauhiainen's work not only updates and brings into English the catalogue, it is a thorough revision and enlargement of the classification system itself. In the introduction she surveys the history of collecting and the progress of belief-legend cataloguing on the international scene providing a concordance with Reidar Th. Christiansen's The Migratory Legends (FFC 175, 1958/1992). A clarification of key terms, a subject directory and a map displaying tradition areas in Finland help the reader to orientate in the exceptionally rich store of belief legends and memorates.

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Title: The Type and Motif Index of Finnish Belief ...
Publisher: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia
Publication Date: 1998
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Book Description Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Academia Scientiarum Fennica)/Bookstore Tiedekirja, Helsinki, Finland, 1998. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Die vorliegende Arbeit ist eine ganzheitliche Darstellung der Gedenktage des estnischen Volkskalenders. Wichtigere Aspekte sind die folgenden: die kulturhistorischen Faktoren; die Merkmale der Jahresteilung; der Begriff der mondkalendarischen Woche; Kulturkontakte (germanisch, slawisch, baltisch, ostseefinnisch); der vorchristliche Kalender und seine Anpassung an den kanonisierten Kirchenkalender; die Rollen der Funktionsänderungen bei der Gestaltung des Brauchtums; Unterschiede des magischen Gewichts der Gedenktage; die Verbreitung der Überlieferung in Zeit und Raum; die Rolle der Überlieferungsarten im Brauchtum; die soziale Orientierung des Kalenders. Printed Pages: 125. Bookseller Inventory # 113881

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Book Description Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Academia Scientiarum Fennica)/Bookstore Tiedekirja, Helsinki, Finland, 1998. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Lauri Simonsuuriís Typen- und Motivverzeichnis der finnischen mythischen Sagen (FFC 182), published in 1961 and reprinted in 1987, became a classic among the national legend catalogues. Marjatta Jauhiainenís work not only updates and brings into English the catalogue, it is a thorough revision and enlargement of the classification system itself. In the introduction she surveys the history of collecting and the progress of belief-legend cataloguing on the international scene providing a concordance with Reidar Th. Christiansenís The Migratory Legends (FFC 175, 1958/1992). A clarification of key terms, a subject directory and a map displaying tradition areas in Finland help the reader to orientate in the exceptionally rich store of belief legends and memorates. Printed Pages: 362. Bookseller Inventory # 113879

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