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Village folk-tales of Ceylon.

Parker, H.

Village folk-tales of Ceylon.

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Published by Tisara Prakasakayo in Dehiwala .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      First published in 1910.

      StatementCollected and translated by H. Parker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR306 .P32
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4392465M
      LC Control Number78923511

      A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, , Return to top of page H. Village Folk Tales of Ceylon, Volume 1. Return to top of page. Buy the book in deluxe hardcover, hardcover or paperback. Return to top of page.


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Collected and translated by ParkerH., late of the Irrigation Department, Ceylon. 3 vols. London, Author: E. Müller. 8 VILLAGE FOLK-TALES OF CEYLON The Deer, the Jackal, and the Crow, (Variant a.) In a certain country, when a Deer and a Crow were friends while a long time was going, one day the Deer met with a Jackal.5/5(1).

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Village Folktales of Ceylon, Part 1 by Parker, H., JuneKessinger Publishing edition, Paperback in English.

VILLAGE FOLK-TALES OF CEYLON In the Jataka tale No. (vol. ii, p. ), when an antelope, a woodpecker, and a tortoise (turtle) lived near a lake, a hunter caught the antelope in a leather noose. While the tortoise endeavoured to gnaw through the leather, the woodpecker went off to make evil omens and delay the hunter in the early- morning.

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Ellawala. History of Ceylon. Blaze. Asian Educational Services, - Sri Lanka Thankful to the author of the book for his great work and also for the members of the google team for making it available for the readers. Sinhalese soon South subjects succeeded suffered taken Tamils tanks thought throne Tissa took trade treaty tried troops 5/5(3).

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. In defense of. Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, Volume 1 (of 3), trans.

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Source: H. Parker, Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, vol. 1 (London: Luzac and Company, ), no. 44, pp. Ceylon is the name given to Sri Lanka by the British East India Company.

Retold by D. Ashliman. Parker's translation follows his Sinhalese sources so closely that English syntax is violated in almost every sentence. But it was Leonard Woolf, whose life as an intellectual had been shaped by his experience in Ceylon, who drew my greatest interest.

InEnglishman Leonard Woolf – later the husband of literary giantess Virginia – completed his education at Trinity College in Cambridge and enlisted with the British Civil Service.

- Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, Volume 3 (of 3) by H. Parker. - Simla Village Tales; Or, Folk Tales from the Himalayas by Alice Dracott. - The Curious Lore of Precious Stones by George Frederick Kunz. - The Legends of the Iroquois by William Walker Canfield. - West Irish Folk-Tales and Romances by William Larminie.- Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, Volume 1 (of 3) by H.

Parker. - Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, Volume 2 (of 3) by H. Parker. - Village Folk-Tales of Ceylon, Volume 3 (of 3) by H. Parker. - Simla Village Tales; Or, Folk Tales from the Himalayas by Alice Dracott. - The Curious Lore of Precious Stones by George Frederick Kunz.Plâté’s photographs of Ceylon’s sights were included in the official handbook that served as a guide to the exhibition building, as well as in other local publications of the period.

Plâté & Co. also published its own books of photographs, with multiple printings over the course of the first several decades of the twentieth century.