July 13-19, 2018 users will experience some minor, temporary disruptions to library services as we transition to an improved library management and search system. Click here for more information or contact us for questions.
cover image

Heroic epic and saga : an introduction to the world's great folk epics / edited by Felix J. Oinas.

Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1978] .
ISBN 9780253327383, 0253327385

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
PN 56 .E65 H4 (show me on map) Available Request
LIB stacks
PN56.E65 H4 Available Request
UNIV General stacks
809.13 H4, 1978 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
PN56.E65 H4 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
PN56.E65 H4 Available Request
Founders Library stacks
PN56 E65 H4 Available Request
Other Authors Oinas, Felix J.
Subjects Epic literature -- History and criticism.
Epic literature.
Folk literature -- History and criticism.
Folk literature.
Littérature épique -- Histoire et critique.
Littérature populaire -- Histoire et critique.
Description viii, 373 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Homeric epics and oral poetry / Wm. F. Hansen -- Mesopotamian epic literature / Johannes M. Renger -- The Sanskrit epics / Barend A. van Nooten -- The Iranian epics / William L. Hanaway, Jr. -- Beowulf: a contextual introduction to its contents and techniques / Alain Renoir -- The Nibelungenlied as heroic epic / Stephen L. Wailes -- The Icelandic sagas / Theodore M. Andersson -- Irish saga literature / Seán Ó Coileáin -- The French chansons de geste / Gerard J. Brault -- The Spanish epic / Merle E. Simmons -- Russian byliny / Felix J. Oinas -- Serbocroatian heroic songs / Mary P. Coote -- The Balto-Finnic epics / Felix J. Oinas -- The epic tradition among Turkic peoples / Ilhan Basģöz -- The African heroic epic / Daniel P. Biebuyck.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3431907
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


Export citation to: RefWorks