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Philippine Folk Literature: The Legends (Philippine Folk Literature Series #3)

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This volume focuses on the legend, which may simply be defined as an account of an extraordinary happening believed to have actually occurred.

The Introduction gives a more detailed characterization of the legend, distinguishes it from the folktale, offers a system of classification, and gives a detailed description, with examples from the collection, of the different type
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Paperback, 490 pages
Published 2002 by University of the Philippines Press
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