Author:Friesen, Victor Carl

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The Windmill Turning Nursery Rhymes, Maxims, and Other Expressions of Western Canadian Mennonites

By: Friesen, Victor Carl

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, University of Alberta Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19123

ISBN: 0888641184

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar. Oblong binding ; B&W Illustrations; 11.0 X 9.0 X 0.6 inches; 139 pages; "Even in hardship, western Canadian Mennonites have celebrated their day-to-day lives with rhymes, songs, riddles, games, and maxims. The Windmill Turning begins by tracing a history of Plautdietsch, the Mennonite language from the lowlands of northern Germany and Holland, and includes illustrations, photos and musical scores." View more info