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Author Zalka, Csenge Virág, author

Title Dancing on blades : rare and exquisite folktales from the Carpathian Mountains / Csenge Virág Zalka
Edition First edition
Published New York City, New York : Parkhurst Brothers Publishers Inc, [2018]
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Contents Intro; Table of Contents; â#x80;#x9C;Anica, Tell Us a Story!â#x80;#x9D;; Part 1: Spinning Old into Gold; The Shoe-Shredding Princesses; The Cheerful Prince; The Stolen Apples; Golden-haired Annuska; The Maiden with the Red-gold Hair; Jancsi goes to the Glass Mountain; Part 2: The Kind and the Unkind; The Sleepy Lady; The Poor Man and the Three Ladies; The Joy of the Princess; The Woodcutterâ#x80;#x99;s Luck; The Devilâ#x80;#x99;s Godfather; The Little Swineherd; Part 3: Questions Big and Small; Who Owns the Moonlight?; What is the Wind Called?; Why Are There No Fairies in the World?; Who Owns the Golden Apples?
Hungarian folktale collections featuring tales from Pályuk Anna:English-Language Folktale Collections Mentioned in Comments:; Hungarian and Ukrainian Folktales Published in English:
Where Did the Son of the White Mare Go?What Did the Little Pig Do in the Winter?; Part 4: Anicaâ#x80;#x99;s Garden of Rarities; Mistress Tuberose; Touch-Me-Not; The King of the Birchwood; Little Orphan; Szelemen in the Apple Orchard; János of the Bees; Part 5: Love in All its Strangeness and Glory; The Dream of the Fairy Queen; The Boy Who Wanted to Walk on the Clouds; The Daughter of the Táltos King; The Boar and the Wheelbarrow; Three Princesses and a Ring; The Daughter of the Iron-Nosed Witch; Sources and Further Reading; Archival Materials:
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Folk literature, Hungarian
Folk literature, Ukrainian
Tales -- Carpathian Mountains
Folk literature, Hungarian.
Folk literature, Ukrainian.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Folklore & Mythology.
Europe -- Carpathian Mountains.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1624911048 (electronic bk.)
9781624911040 (electronic bk.)