Albanian Songs of the Frontier Warriors

Albanian Songs of the Frontier Warriors

The Songs of the Frontier Warriors is the first English-language translation ever made of Albanian epic verse. As the product of "oral composition," of a.
The Songs of the Frontier Warriors (Këngë Kreshnikësh) are the best-known cycle of northern Albanian.
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This translation may thus be regarded as an initial attempt to rectify the imbalance and to give scholars and the reading public in general an opportunity to delve into the exotic world of the northern Albanian tribes. With an introduction, some notes per verse, a glossary and a bibliography, this edition is a perfect introduction to understand the epic verses of northern Albania and Kosovo. Balkan epic verse has evolved in a typically Balkan way, along. The immediate post-war period had. We are dealing, as such, primarily with a literary reflection. An interesting mixture of south European and Mideastern culture gives vivacity and excitement to the Songs of the Frontier Warriors. Mujo visits the Sultan.