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Collection compiled by the English entomologist and folklorist. Kirby had a wide range of interests, knew many languages and translated (for the first time directly from Finnish, as opposed to from another language) the Finnish epic, Kalevala, into English....

Title : The Hero of Esthonia and Other Studies in the Romantic Literature of That Country
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ISBN : 9781406529036
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 436 Pages
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The Hero of Esthonia and Other Studies in the Romantic Literature of That Country Reviews

  • Marti Martinson
    2018-12-11 00:42

    I liked it less than Gilgamesh, but MORE than Beowulf and Roland. There is actually a charming quality to the childlike stories. I would not be so melodramatic as to say this was a joy to read, but it was very enjoyable. Kalevide could kick Paul Bunyan's ass any day.