ISBN 9780199357642,Say to the Sun, Don't Rise,and to the Moon, Don't Set

Say to the Sun, Don't Rise,and to the Moon, Don't Set

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Publisher

Oxford University Press, USA

Publication Year 2014
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780199357642

ISBN-10 0199357641
Binding

Hardback

Number of Pages 632 Pages
Subject

Literary studies: poetry & poets

This volume presents two examples of ovi, a genre typical of the oral literature of the Dhangar shepherds of the Marathi-language region of India. The extensive introduction discusses the literary art of the ovis and the cosmology, geography, society, administrative structures, economy, and values of their performers' world.
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