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Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Folk poetry, Turkish -- Translations into English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesPopular Turkish love lyrics and folk legends
StatementTalat S. Halman ; edited by Jayne L. Warner ; illustrations by Zeki Fındıkoğlu.
SeriesMiddle East literature in translation
ContributionsWarner, Jayne L., Fındıkoğlu, Zeki, 1946-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGR280 .H258 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23631393M
ISBN 109780815609209
LC Control Number2009026983
OCLC/WorldCa318874319

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