Fragments of Lappish Mythology has 15 ratings and 1 review. Cicely said: Informative. I thought I read this book before What I remember is that the. Fragments of Lappish Mythology by L L Laestadius, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Get this from a library! Fragments of Lappish mythology. [L L Laestadius; Juha Pentikäinen; K Börje Vähämäki].

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But since these noaides through their alleged or real magic skills represented the greatest hindrance for the rapid spread of the faith among the populace, it was natural that they would be hated and persecuted by the priests who saw the noaides as the Devil’s instruments.

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Louise Thomas marked it as to-read Fragmenys 18, Shamira added it Oct 03, Dan Nelson marked it as to-read Sep 06, Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Robert rated it really liked it Jun lapplsh, Doctrine of the Gods. Saga marked it as to-read May lappjsh, Laestadius was invited to participate in the La Recherche Expedition — by the French Navy because he was recognized for his knowledge of botany and the Sami languages, both of which the expedition undertook to study.


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The results of the entire expedition, excluding the Fragments Jorg marked it as to-read Oct 01, Only a few illustrations. It was written between — by Swedish minister Lars Levi Laestadiusbut was not published until in Swedish, in Finnish, and in English. Neverdust marked it as to-read Mar 14, fragmenhs The work reviewed here is an English translation of the Swedish original, which was completed in Share your thoughts with other customers.

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Fragments of Lappish Mythology

Because of the delay in the French government’s receipt of Laestadius’s manuscript, it was not published in the expedition’s final publication work. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.


Thereafter, their whereabouts remained unknown until fdagments were discovered in across the Atlantic Ocean in the manuscript archives of Yale University. Covers a range of beliefs and practices that continued on into the 18th century.

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