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VARGYAS, Lajos (Arthur H Whitney trans.)

Title Researches into the Mediaeval History of Folk Ballad.
Publisher Budapest Akademiai Kiado
Date 1967
Book ID 36628
First Edition  


A very nice bright copy in original unclipped dust-wrapper. Clean and tight. With folding maps, lengthy bibliography. Large piece torn from dust-wrapper at back. Used; Very Good "Little attention, as Dr Vargyas says, has been paid to European versions, which, especially in Southern, Central and Eastern Europe display a primitiveness, even savagery which make the Border Ballads look almost pretty..." (Dean-Smith, 1968)
Price: £30.00