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Published by Kraus Reprint in New York .
Written in English


  • Folklore -- Classification,
  • Folk literature, Irish -- Themes, motives

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Edition Notes

SeriesIndiana University. Indiana University publications. Folklore series. no.7
The Physical Object
Pagination537 p
Number of Pages537
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14622873M

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Get this from a library! Motif-index of early Irish literature. [Tom Peete Cross] -- This volume references motifs found in early Irish or Hiberno-Latin sources to modern literary works. Motif-Index of Early Irish Literature [Tom Peete Cross] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1). About this Book Catalog Record Details. Motif-index of early Irish literature. no. 7. Cross, Tom Peete, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Aug 16,  · T. P. Cross's monumental Motif-Index of Early Irish Literature, with extensive folktale material. A group of important monographs on folktales, particularly Dr. Rooth's study of Cinderella and Dr. Roberts's of the Frau Holle tale. Baughman's study of the British and American folktale — with bibliography of nearly 1, titles.

The Motif-Index of Folk-Literature is a six volume catalogue of motifs, granular elements of folklore, composed by American folklorist Stith Thompson (, revised and expanded ). Often referred to as Thompson's motif-index, the catalogue has historically received extensive use in fol. Jun 18,  · Stith Thompson's Motif-Index of Folk-Literature: A Classification of Narrative Elements in Folktales, Ballads, Myths, Fables, Mediaeval Romances, Exempla, Fabliaux, Jest-Books, and Local Legends (Bloomington, Indiana, ), in searchable and bookmarked pdf happyplacekidsgym.comed by Robert Bedrosian. Motif-index of Early Irish Literature. Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, Series: Indiana University publications. Folklore series, no. 7. Cross uses the Stith-Thompson index of motifs and lists Irish tales in terms of those motifs, including some that are uniquely Irish. Cross, Tom Peete and Clark Harris Slover. Ancient Irish Tales. Motif-index of folk-literature: a classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legends. Revised and enlarged edition. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press,

Cross, Tom Peete - Motif-Index of Early Irish Literature - Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online for free. Folklore: Books and Reference Sources. themes, and motifs of folklore material; with special reference to India; based on the book Motif-index of folk literature by Stith Thompson. Le conte populaire flamand. Catalogue analytique et répertoire des épisodes et éléments des contes "Motif-index." Motif-index of early Irish literature. Feb 19,  · CTabu: eating in fairyland. CTabu: eating food of witch (demon). F Fairyland. F Visit to fairyland. F Supernatural lapse of time in fairyland. and early Irish literature. The Motif-Index has probably been used most, however, as a general reference work for folklore material. Certainly, those who are familiar with it turn to it first when ques-tions concerning the content of traditional narrative arise. Despite the great scope of .