Armenian Legends and Poems

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Illustrator Zabelle C. Boyajian
Compiled by Zabelle C. Boyajian
Publisher J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.*
Publisher E. P. Dutton & Company*
Introduction by James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce
Contributor Aram Raffi
Printed by The Temple Press
Contributing Writer Moses of Khorene*
Contributing Writer Unknown
Contributing Writer Saint Gregory of Narek*
Contributing Writer Nerses Shnorhali
Contributing Writer Hovhannes Erzingatzi
Contributing Writer Frik
Contributing Writer John Gower
Contributing Writer Hovhannes Tulkourantzi
Contributing Writer Grigoris of Aghtamar
Contributing Writer Nahabed Kouchak*
Contributing Writer Sayat Nova*
Contributing Writer Leo Alishan
Contributing Writer Mikael Nalbandian*
Contributing Writer Muggurdich Beshigtashlian
Contributing Writer Raphael Patkanian
Contributing Writer Raffi (novelist)
Contributing Writer Karekin Srvanstian
Contributing Writer Smpad Shahaziz*
Contributing Writer Thomas Terzyan*
Contributing Writer Elia Demirjibashian*
About/Subject Armenia
About/Subject Armenian Mythology
Format Hardback
Publication Location London; New York
Page Count xvi + 191 pages
Language English
Chapters Preface
A Trial of Orthodoxy
The Exile's Song
The Apple Tree
My Heart is turned into a Wailing Child
O Night, be long
Black Eyes
Yesternight I walked Abroad
Vahagn, King of Armenia
Huntsman, that on the Hills above
I beheld my Love this Morning
The Fox, the Wolf, and the Bear
The Little Lake
Cradle Song
Ara and Semiramis
Lament over the Heroes fallen in the Battle of Avarair
The Song of the Storck
Ye Mountain Bluebells
The Sun went down
Birthday Song
The Founding of Van
I have a Word I fain would say
The Song of the Partridge
The Lily of Shavarshan
Cradle Song
The Wind is howling through the Winter Night
The Armenian Poet's Prayer
The Chragan Palace
The Dream
The Sorrows of Armenia
Artashes and Satenik
My Death
The Eagle's Love
Concerning the Rose and the Nightingale
The Arrival of the Crusaders
Like an Ocean is this World
The Rock
The Crane
The Hawk and the Dove
Charm Verses
The Tears of Araxes
The Eve of Ascension Day
"Thy Voice is Sweet"
Christ and Abgarus
Araxes came devouringly
The Parrot's Song
Earth and Sky
O'er the Mountains High he went
A Day After
Without Thee what are Song and Dance to Me
The Lake of Van
The Fox
The Tale of Rosiphelee
The Song of the Vulture
Dance Song
No Bird can reach the Mountain's Crest
The Nightingale of Avarair
Thou art so Sweet
The Wandering Armenian to the Swallow
The Christ-Child
The Castle of Anoush
Concerning Death
Love One Another
Pasqua Armena
"Io Vidi"
Armenia: its Epics, Folk-Songs, and Mediaeval Poetry
Chronological Index to Authors
Index to First Lines
Notes Includes both prose and verse


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