At the Font of the Marvelous: Exploring Oral Narrative and by Anthony Wonderley PDF

By Anthony Wonderley

ISBN-10: 081563207X

ISBN-13: 9780815632078

The folktales and myths of the Iroquois and their Algonquian buddies rank one of the so much imaginatively wealthy and narratively coherent traditions in North the US. in most cases recorded round 1900, those oral narratives look after the voice and anything of the outlook of autochthonous americans from a bygone age, while storytelling was once a big part of way of life. encouraged by means of those wondrous stories, Anthony Wonderley explores their importance to the Iroquois and Algonquian faith and worldview.

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