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Village folk-tales of Ceylon

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Published by Asian Educational Services in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Sri Lanka.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcollected and translated by H. Parker.
      ContributionsParker, H. 1849-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR306 .V55 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL505478M
      ISBN 108120611640
      LC Control Number98902748

      IA good illustration of this phenomenon is found in Parker, Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, 1. 33, , where there is reference to kahipana, a coin that has not been used in Ceylon since the eleventh century A. D. 8For example, the 'life index' or 'separable soul,' a concept common to untutored people of many parts of the world, which in India. Source: Henry Parker, Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, volume 2 (London: Luzac and Company, ), no. 89, pp. This tale is from the northwestern part of Sri Lanka. Retold by D. L. Ashliman.

      Folk Tales in Sri Lanka. The city’s name is built up around the original residence of Sir Thomas Maitland who was the Governor General of Ceylon from – he lived and died as a bachelor and the tunnel in the old house was eventually sealed in and the gypsy village that surrounded the Governor’s mansion developed into. Village folk-tales of Ceylon. Collected and translated by H. Parker; Village folk-tales of Ceylon / Collected and translated by H. Parker; Introducing Ceylon / by H. A. J. Hulugalle; Pioneer peasant colonization in Ceylon / B. H. Farmer; Social history of early Ceylon / by H. Ellawala.

        Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Added Village folk-tales of Ceylon to the list. Ap Folktales (list) - diff. gilligan Added South-African folk-tales to the list. Ap Folktales (list).   Village Folk Tales of Ceylon, collects and translated by H. Parker, Vol 2, Village Folk Tales of Ceylon, collects and translated by H. Parker, Vol 3, A History of Sri Lanka, by Prof. K. M. de Silva, Bronzes From Ceylon Chiefly in the Colombo Museum, Series A, Mo 1, by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy,


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Village Folk Tales of Ceylon, also demonstrate his gendered worldview. He restricts description of females in ‘ancient Ceylon’ to just three sketchy paragraphs in his page book Ancient Ceylon. Parker does not find ‘objectionable’ some of the gendered social, cultural and labor practices that he found in Ceylon.

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