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1 Petrovitch, Woislav M. Vuk Stefanic Karadzic. Vouk Stephanovitch-Karadgitch. Karadzhic´, Vuk Stefanovic´. Hero Tales And Legends Of The Serbians
London George G. Harrap & Company 1914 First Edition Pictorial Cloth Near Fine 8vo 32 Illustrations in color by William Sewell and Gilbert James 
A collection of Serbian folk tales preceded by background to the history and cultural traditions of the Slavic people, including short essays on good and evil spirits, vampires, superstition, Christmas Eve, wedding rites, etc. "The third edition of Karadgitch's work [srpske narodne pjesme] appeared in Vienna at intervals between the years 1841 and 1866 ... It is from this edition that I have selected the hero-tales in this book."--Introduction." 4to, 393 pages, blue-grey pictorial cloth, top edge gilt, trifling edge wear, inked inscription in 1915 on front pastedown. 007097 
Price: 100.00 USD
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