Gypsy Folktales (Paperback)

By Diane Tong

Mariner Books, 9780156379892, 272pp.

Publication Date: April 19, 1989

List Price: 20.95*
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Description

Stretching back many centuries to its origins in India, the Gypsy oral tradition has accumulated a vast, diverse treasury of folktales. The eighty tales in this volume are gathered from thirty-one different countries. Each tale has a headnote elucidating the tale’s background. Index; photographs.