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  • The native folklore and poetry of the Albanians can hardly compare with that of the neighbouring nations in originality and beauty.
  • Krohn's report to the London Folklore Congress of 1891).
  • The story of Lohengrin as we know it is based on two principal motives common enough in folklore: the metamorphosis of human beings into swans, and the curious wife whose question brings disaster.
  • Thus Sisyphus fettered Death, keeping him prisoner till rescued by Ares; in Venetian folklore Beppo ties him up in a bag for eighteen months; while in Sicily an innkeeper corks him up in a bottle, and a monk keeps him in his pouch for forty years.
  • The groups of " Mothers " in modern India, of various origins, Crooke, Popular Religion and Folklore (2), i.
 

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