The Kalevala

The Kalevala

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"The Kalevala" is a collection of Finnish and Karelian poetry, compiled by Elias Lönnrot from oral folklore and mythology. Lönnrot was a physician, botanist and linguist, who in 1828 began collecting folk songs and poetry of Finland, travelling extensively in order to obtain his sources. "The Kalevala", first published in 1835, is considered to be one of the most important works of Finnish literature, and regarded as the national epic of Finland. The most commonly… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Publishing (January 01, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 500 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English