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Title: Awit and Corrido: Philippine Metrical Romances.
Description: Philippines: University Of The Philippines press, Quezon City, 1987 . 0824810317. First edition in illustrated dustwrapper. pp,38/pp.424. 10.25" x 7.0" x 1.0". Yellow illustrated dustwrapper with black titles. Edges rubbed and chipped. Spine a little faded. Clean red cloth with bright gilt titles to spine. Clean English text throughout. VG/VG . ** This book is a study of the metrical romance, as it flourished in the Philippine in the last 18th , 19th and early 20th centuries. Awits are romances written in 20-syllable lines; corridos are those written in 8-syllable lines. *** "Damiana Ligon Eugenio (September 27, 1921 October 10, 2014) was a Filipino female author and professor who was known as the Mother of Philippine Folklore, a title she received in 1986. ] Apart from teaching at the University of the Philippines, she has several publications in the field of Philippine folklore, among them a series of seven books which she compiled and edited.".

Keywords: 46666university of the Philippines Press Awit and Corrido: Philippine Metrical Romances Damiana L. Eugenio Poetry

Price: GBP 120.00 = appr. US$ 171.36 Seller: Chilton Books
- Book number: 45191

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