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women of Turkey and their folk-lore

Lucy M. J. Garnett

women of Turkey and their folk-lore

with concluding chapters on the origins of matriarchy ; by John S. Stuart-Glennie. The Jewish and Moslem women.

by Lucy M. J. Garnett

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Published by David Nutt in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Lucy M. J. Garnett :
ContributionsStuart-Glennie, John S.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 616p. ;
Number of Pages616
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21064278M

The Folk & Popular Culture of Turkey by: Ahlam Ashkar New forms of housing is most prominent in Turkey's urban areas such as Istanbul and the country's capital, Ankara. Homes are built with exterior and interior designs that resemble Western-like homes. These homes include. (1) Dogs eating grass, Cats sneezing or licking their fur backwards; pigs straightening their curly tails all means it's going to rain. (2) On February 2 Ground Hog's Day if the ground hog sees his shadow when coming out of the hole he returns to sleep for 6 more weeks because it's going to be cold weather for that much longer.

Origin: Sumerian and Mesopotamian mythology Also known as: Dimme. Lamashtu is a heinous, terrifying, demoness. She is said to menace women throughout and after the end of their pregnancies. She is routinely said to kidnap infants while they’re breastfeeding; she would suck their blood, and chew on their bones. The Scandinavian Folklore consists of a huge variety of creatures, good or evil, which have frightened people for centuries. They were often meant to scare children, but even today they are essential and important to the modern northern society. In the 's, something changed in the way common Scandinavians saw themselves and their culture.

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