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Product Description: All the World's Reward presents ninety-eight tales from Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Swedish-speaking Finland, and Iceland. Each area is represented by the complete recorded repertoire of a single storyteller. Such a focus helps place the stories in the context of the communities in which they were performed and also reveals how individual folk artists used the medium of oral literature to make statements about their lives and their world...read more

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9780295996592 | Univ of Washington Pr, August 14, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: All the World's Reward presents ninety-eight tales from Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Swedish-speaking Finland, and Iceland.
9780295978109 | Univ of Washington Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: "All the Worlds Reward" presents ninety-eight tales from Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Swedish-speaking Finland, and Iceland.

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9780295977546 | Univ of Washington Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: All the World’s Reward presents ninety-eight tales from Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Swedish-speaking Finland, and Iceland.

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Product Description: Here is a rich compendium of hundreds of legends, stories, beliefs, and magic collected from oral sources in preindustrial Scandinavia. In this rural society, the people lived close to nature and believed themselves an integral part of it...read more

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9780816615032 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, January 1, 1989, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Here is a rich compendium of hundreds of legends, stories, beliefs, and magic collected from oral sources in preindustrial Scandinavia.

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9780816619672 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, May 1, 1991, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Here is a rich compendium of hundreds of legends, stories, beliefs, and magic collected from oral sources in preindustrial Scandinavia.

... it presents some of the most important folklore studies to appear in [Nordic] countries in the past thirty years." ―The Scandinavian-American Bulletin... will... be of interest to folklorists in general. The selected essays... deal with issues that any folklorist who wishes to be up-to-date must consider.... A valuable addition to folklore studies... " ―ChoiceNordic folklore studies have made major theoretical contributions to international folklore scholarship. The articles in this collection not only reflect areas in which Nordic folklore studies have been particularly strong, but also demonstrate recent changes in theoretical paradigms and empirical application.

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9780253331250 | Indiana Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: .

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9780253205216 | Indiana Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: .
9789990247244 | Indiana Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $4.41

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