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Published by Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia in Helsinki .
Written in English



  • Finland,
  • Finland.


  • Folklore -- Performance.,
  • Storytelling.,
  • Tales -- History and criticism.,
  • Tales -- Finland -- History and criticism.,
  • Storytelling -- Finland.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-222).

Statementby Anna-Leena Siikala.
SeriesFF communications,, no. 245
LC ClassificationsGR1 .F55 no. 245, GR72.3 .F55 no. 245
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1769217M
ISBN 109514105990
LC Control Number92121103

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