Alexander Haggerty Krappe

Alexander Haggerty Krappe

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alexander Haggerty Krappe (1894-1947) was a folklorist and author. Along with Francis Peabody Magoun, he was the first translator of folktales collected by the Brothers Grimm into the English language. A.H Krappe is described as a folklorist, linguist, teacher, translator of scientific and other materials, a Roman philologist, a comparative mythologist, a classicist and Scandanavianist. Despite Krappe's contributions and academic writing, his work is largely ignored in the modern Folklore discipline as he staunchly denied the existence of American Folklore.show more

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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Claud Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135730282
  • 9786135730289