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Latvijas Udens Dzivinosais Speks

By: Viks, Ivars

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Riga, Jumava, 2011


156pp. Almost as new. Unread. Latviesu svetavotu un seno zinasanu petnieks Ivars Viks sava gramata atklajis Latvijas upju un ezeru noslepumus, to geografiska izvietojuma kopsakaribas. Aprakstijis juras piekraste noverojamas neparastas dabas paradibas, piekrastes smilsu energetisko speku, ka ari dambju veidosanas vesturi. Pateicoties tiesi Ivaram Vikam, tika atklati Pokaini un Keveles svetavoti. Gramata ieklautas ari dainas un miti par Daugavu un citam udens tilpnem. Gr... View more info

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Latviskas Sadzives Tradicijas Un Godi

By: Karasa, Diana

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Skonto Zinatne, 1991


" Rokasgramata svetku svinesana" "Gramatas autores interesu loka ietilpst latviesu musdienu gadskartu un svetku tradicijas, kas ir musu tautas kulturas sastavdala. Latviesiem ka senai kulturai sis tradicijas bijusas visai izkoptas, tacu laika gaita tas daudz ko zaudejusas no sava ipatna rakstura un daleji vispar zudusas. Ar sis gramatas palidzibu autore grib palidzet musu sadzives tradicijam un godiem atgut latvisku saturu un formu." View more info

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Latvju Dainas Reina Birzgala Illustracijas

By: Birzgalis, Reinis (illustrator)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Latvijas Skautu Prezidenta Karla Goppera Fonds, 1971

Edition: Facsimili Reprint


167pp. Facsimili of the 1942 edition. A very good, clean, bright unmarked copy. Each page has three folkloric caricature vignettes in colour, each illustrating a couplet from a latvian folk song. "Esmu loti priecigs, ka esat nodomajusi vel reizi izdot manas ilustretas "Latvju Dainas". Kerieties pie darba" ( R. Birzgalis) View more info

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Latvju Dainas Reina Birzgala Illustracijas

By: Birzgalis, Reinis (illustrator)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma, 1990


167pp. Facsimili of the 1942 edition. Neat prtesentation dedication on blank half title. A very good, clean, bright unmarked copy. Each page has three folkloric caricature vignettes in colour, each illustrating a couplet from a latvian folk song. "Esmu loti priecigs, ka esat nodomajusi vel reizi izdot manas ilustretas "Latvju Dainas". Kerieties pie darba" ( R. Birzgalis) View more info

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Latvju Dievadziesmas III Iespiedums

By: Brastins, Ernests

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Latvju Dievturu Sadraudze, 1980

Edition: Third Edition


127pp. As New " Retai kadai citai tautaizdevies ietvert Dieva ideju tik gaisos, dailos telos, ka mums. To jautis ikviens, kas saks risinat seno dievadziesmu kamolu. Vins tudal atskartis, ka latvji ir lielas ipatnejas religijas mantinieki un ka si manta nav atmetama." (E. Brastins) View more info

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Latvju Dievestiba Iss Parskats Latvian Religion an Outline

By: Dardedzis, Janis

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Nujorkas Dievturu Kopa, 1968


47pp. Avery good, clean unmarked copy.. Bilingual overview of of the Latvian folkloric non Christian religion as understood by its practitioners, the Dievturi. (Godworshipers) Similarities between the ethos of the Latvian Dainas and the Indian Vedas have been observed. View more info

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Latvju Neratnas Anekdotas

By: Birkerts, P[eteris]

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Eutin, Andr. Ozolina Apgads, 1954


637pp. 1000 copies. Inner hinges starting to wear, mild yellowing, else a sound, clean tight copy." Bagatas gimenes telpu dekoresanas nolukos medz gramatas kaudzes it ka izmetat uz galdiem. Tas ir riskanti, jo, dazreiz veseliem sejumiem no izdevejiem pasutinot, gadas, ka uz galdiem noklust neratnas tautas anekdotes un dziesmas." [T.Bezmers] View more info

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Latvju Seta (The Latvian Farmstead)

By: Kundzins, Pauls

Price: $58.00

Publisher: Daugava, 1974


449pp. Extensively illustrated; photographs, line drawings. Extensive bibliography, notes; 30 page summary in English. A clean, bright, tight copy with an attractive photo facsimili dj. enclosed in a clear mylar protector . "...tas, ko veicis P. Kundzins, ir tiesam apbrinas cienigs..autors norada, ka darbu sarakstijis, lai saglabatu zinas par to vidi, kur Latvju tautas paaudzes 2000 gadus vadijusas un veidojusas savu dzivi,..Daugavas apgadam pienakas atziniba par si ... View more info

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Latvju Tikumu Dziesmas

By: Brastins Ernests

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Latvju Dievturu Sadraudzes Izdevums (Raven), 1976

Edition: Second Edition


119 pp. Reprint of the 1929 edition . Gift inscription on ffe. else a very good, clean, tight copy. Ar Arvida Brastina prieksvardiem. " Brastins atlasija t.dz. par Dievu, Laimu un Maru, ta izdalot dievestibas kodolu. Atlasot un izkartojot tikumu dziesmas, atklajas tautiskas tikumibas saturs " (j. Silins) " Latviesu tikumibas principi, kadi tie redzami musu tautdziesmas, ir dabiski izaugusi no pasas tautas sirds" ( Brastinu Ernests) View more info

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Latvju Velis Junga Un Arhetipiskas Psihologijas Skatijuma

By: Muks, Roberts

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riga, Valter Un Rapa, 1999


222pp. A very good, clean copy. Informative footnotes and bibliography. " Latviskas Dievestibas modela skaidrojums un augsts vertejums, salidzinajuma ar citu ticibu un filozofisko sistemu modeliem, dots pasaule pazistama latviesu rakstnieka, dzejnieka, izcila domataja un filozofa Roberta Muka darbos ("Latvju velis Junga un arhetipiskas psihologijas skatijuma" un 222pp. Some very light wear to cover else a very good, clean copy. "Cela uz Rietumu nirvanu caur Latviju").... View more info

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Liela Pirts Gramata

By: Pavare, Lolita

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Riga, Aplis, 2003


250 pp. Almost as new. "Liela pirts gramata" sniegs jums izsmelosu un daudzveidigu informaciju par pirti. Taja sakopotas atzinas, kas jums palidzes pilnvertigi izbaudit pirts proceduras; taja pastastits viss par musdienu pirti - sakot no latviesu tautas ticejumiem un beidzot ar infrasarkano staru kabinem. Gramata satur informaciju par latviesu, krievu, somu, japanu, turku u.c. nacionalajam pirtim - to prieksrocibam un ipatnibam. Masaza ar kuplu un smarzigu slotu, arom... View more info

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Linguistics and Poetics of Latvian Folk Songs Essays in Honour of the Sesquicentennial of the Birth of Kr. Barons

By: Vikis- Freibergs, Vaira ( Edited by)

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Kingston, McGill- Queen's University Press, 1989


371pp. Extensive bibliography and index. A very good, clean, bright, tight, unmarked copy. " Latvian folk songs or dainas make up one of the largest bodies of oral literature in the world. Vaira Vikis-Freibergs has assembled a distinguished group of scholars from eight countries who apply a broad spectrum of research approaches to the study of dainas. The result, Linguistics and Poetics of Latvian Folksongs, is a balanced overview of this active field of inquiry. Cr... View more info

Maras Laiva Latviesu Tautas Dziesmas Veronikas Strelertes Izlase

By: Strelerte, Veronika [selected by]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Vegastiftelsens Forlag, 1946


192pp. Cover a little worn and slightly soiled, interior clean and very good. "Stokholma izdota "Veronikas Strelertes tautasdziesmu izlase Maras laiva, 192 lp. Sakuma tai ir prof. Arnolda Spekkes 22 lappusu gara apcere "Dainas un vesture", viela petniecibai. Sai krajuma dainas sakartotas 2 dalas: 1. Zeme, 2. Laudis ar 25 apaksnodalam, ka: dievibas, Latvijas udeni un Riga, sena seta, karavirs, dzimta, kristibas, berna darbi, kazas, dzives zina u.c."( E... View more info

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Mate Mara. Maras Dziesmu Sakartojums Un Apcerejums ( The Mother Godess Mara. A Comprehensive Survey and Analysis of Latvian Dainas About the Goddess Mara )

By: Brastins Arvids

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Apgads Mara, 1967


311pp. with tipped in colour frontispiece illustration of Mara and tipped in afterword by the author. Illustrated with numerous line drawings and photo reproductions. 14 page summary in English. A very good, clean, tight, bright copy with ownership and presentation inscription on front free endpaper. "Pie trimdas skaistakajam gramatam katra zina pieder A. Brastina 1967.g.izdota Mate Mara. Plasa gramata liecina par daudzu gadu rupigu darbu. Tani autors sakopojis plasu... View more info

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Misinbardis Un Stiprais Kalps

By: Brigadere, Anna

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma, 1989

Edition: Reprint Edition


np.(16) 21.5x29.5cm Originally published 1913. Some very light almost imperceptible crease marks to cover, faint wear, else a very good, clean attractive copy. Tekstu redigejusi Anna Brigadere. " 13 gada R. Tilbergs -- ari ilustreja latviesu tautas pasaku "Misinbardis un stiprais kalps" -- Septinos akvarela tehnikas zimejumos Tilbergs telojis Latvijas senatnes ainas un loti aspratigi traktejis latviesu pasaku velnu - Misinbardi." ( A. Guza) View more info