If I were your mother

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..." excellent book... " --The Classical Outlook

..." brief and readable... There is good tonic in these pages for the serious student of oral tradition... a remarkable book." --Asian Folklore Studies

"The bibliography is a boon for students and faculty at any level who are curious about the nature, composition, and performance of oral poetry." --Choice

..." concise, evolutionary account... " --Religious Studies Review

"As ever, Professor Foley's conscientious scholarship and sound judgements combine to make a further substantial contribution to the field." --E. C. Hawkesworth, School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University of London, The Slavonic Review

"Foley is probably the only scholar who is in a position even to suggest the extent of what we should know to work in this area." --Speculum

"Foley's survey stands as a fitting tribute to the achievements of Parry and Lord and as a sure guide to future productive work in the field." --Journal of American Folklore

..." detailed and informative study... We are fortunate that John Foley chose to write this book." --Motif

..." Theory of Oral Composition... detailed account written in an elegant style which could serve equally as a textbook for college and graduate students and as a reference tool for scholars already in the field." --Olifant

"As an 'introductory history, ' The Theory of Oral Composition accomplishes its purpose admirably. It has the capacity to arouse interest on the part of the uninitiated." --Anthropologica

Presents the first history of the new field of oral-formulaic theory, which arose from the pioneering research of Milman Parry and Albert Lord on the Homeric poems.

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Grouped Work ID 669b8f52-7b6b-8b07-e56e-1c9d55c70ccf
Full title if i were your mother
Author bridges margaret park
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-03 01:19:13AM
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subject_facet Fiction, Mother and child -- Juvenile fiction
title_display If I were your mother
title_full If I were your mother / Margaret Park Bridges ; illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton
title_short If I were your mother
topic_facet Mother and child