Riddles

By: Annikki Kaivola-Bregenhøj

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Riddles are a journey into a fascinating world rich in delightful metaphors and ambiguity. This book is based on material drawn from all over the world and analyses both traditional true riddles and contemporary joking questions. It introduces the reader to different riddling situations and the many functions of riddles, which vary from education to teasing, and from defusing a heated situation to entertainment. In addition to providing a survey of international riddle scholarship, the book has a comprehensive bibliography with suggestions for further reading. Printed Pages: 186.

Title: Riddles

Author Name: Annikki Kaivola-Bregenhøj

Categories: India, General,

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2001

ISBN: 9517460198

ISBN 13: 9789517460194

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 115122

Keywords: Riddles Annikki Kaivola-Bregenhøj