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Published by Clarendon Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ballads -- History and criticism.

Book details:

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Pagination404 p.
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14080190M

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European Balladry. By WILLIAM ENTWISTLE. J. Oxford: Clarendon Press, Pp. x+ $ Having gained a solid reputation among Hispanists by numerous books and articles on Spanish language and literature, Mr. Entwistle, Professor of Spanish Studies in the University of Oxford, has now published a book whose title will attract the attention of all students of literature. European Balhdry.   The Paperback of the The Perilous Hunt: Symbols in Hispanic and European Balladry by Edith Randam Rogers at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Author: Edith Randam Rogers. European Balladry. By William J. Entwistle. Clarendon Press, Oxford, pages. Professor Entwistle of the University of Oxford, brilliant author of The Arthurian Legend in the Spanish Peninsula () and The Spanish Language (), now undertakes a survey and correlation of all the modes, themes and music of European balladry. The Perilous Hunt: Symbols in Hispanic and European Balladry. In this Book. Additional Information. Rogers proves the existence of a reliable lingua franca of symbolism in European balladry. Lines or even whole stanzas that have defied interpretation often come to life when the reader is aware of the meaning of a particular motif in such an.

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