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A Collection of Nepalese Folk Tales

Publisher: Ratna Pustak Bhandar First Publish Year: 1965 AD/ 1st Edition: 2016 AD Cover: Paper Back Category: Folklore Language: English Pages: 129 Weight(gms): 150
SKU: FB-A Collection of Nepalese Folk Tales
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Many of the stories in this volume begin with the phrase, In one country, or, In a certain country. This country being described is not a country in the modern sense of the word, but rather, refers to an earlier period in Nepal's history when there were many provinces or territories ruled by local kings. I have replaced this opening phrase with the more colloquial English opening phrase of standard folk tales, Once upon a time which undoubtedly will be more familiar to many readers.