Folk-lore and Legends (German) - Anonymous

Folk-lore and Legends (German)

By Anonymous

  • Release Date: 2008-12-11
  • Genre: Social Science
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Description

It shares many characteristics with Scandinavian folklore and English folklore due to their origins in a common Germanic mythology. It reflects a similar mix of influences: a pre-Christian pantheon and other beings equivalent to those of Norse mythology; magical characters (sometimes recognisably pre-Christian) associated with Christian festivals, and various regional 'character' stories.