Bearslayer a Free Translation from the Unrhymed Latvian Into English Heroic Verse

By: Pumpurs, Andrejs ( Trans. By A. Cropley)

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168pp. Summary followed by the translation . Includes a glossary. A very good, clean bright, tight, unmarked copy with a small neat notation of origin on lower tp. "Bearslayer is brave patriotic, brave, strong, tough, loyal, wise, fair and virtuous and he loves nature. He embodies the strengths and virtues of the Latvian folk in a legendary age before they were subjugated and corrupted by "strangers" The poem was important in the growth of Latvian self awareness----" ( Translator)

Title: Bearslayer a Free Translation from the Unrhymed Latvian Into English Heroic Verse

Author Name: Pumpurs, Andrejs ( Trans. By A. Cropley)

Categories: Translations from the Latvian, Dzeja (Poetry),

Publisher: Adelaide, Arthur Cropley: 2007

Binding: Paper Cover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 004156

Keywords: Latvian Epic Poetry Translation