The Windmill Turning: Nursery Rhymes, Maxims, and Other Expressions of Western Canadian Mennonites

By: Friesen, Victor Carl

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0888641184 139 pages including index, basic vocabulary and grammar notes. "A collection of 450 pieces of Western Canadian Mennonite folklore - nursery rhymes, songs, and maxims, presented in both Plautdietsch and English. Also includes a concise description of these Mennonites - their history and language, plus a literary analysis of their folklore." - paraphrased from dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding tight. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart cover. A nice copy.

Title: The Windmill Turning: Nursery Rhymes, Maxims, and Other Expressions of Western Canadian Mennonites

Author Name: Friesen, Victor Carl

Categories: Canadiana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Alberta, University of Nebraska Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0888641184

ISBN Number 13: 9780888641182

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 86204313

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