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Book Information: Little Legend of the Dance, a

Little Legend of the Dance, a (1872) [Short Story]
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Musa gives up dancing and leads a life of penitence after King David visits her and promises an eternity of dancing and bliss in Heaven.

Original title: Das Tanzlegendchen
Alternative titles: The Dance Legend
Original languages: German

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Genre: Fairy Tales & FolkloreOriginal Creations

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Legends of Long Ago (1872) [Collection]
      Author: Gottfried Keller
     German Stories and Tales (1954) [Anthology]
      Authors: Franz Kafka , Thomas Mann , Hermann Hesse , Gottfried Keller , Hugo von Hofmannsthal , Clemens Brentano , Arthur Schnitzler , Hermann Broch , Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach , Ernst Weiss , Adalbert Stifter , Jakob Wassermann , Johann Peter Hebel , Moritz Heimann , Alexander Lernet-Holenia , Hermann Kesten
     Great German Short Stories (1960) [Anthology]
      Authors: Franz Kafka , Thomas Mann , Heinrich Böll , Rainer Maria Rilke , Gottfried Keller , Gottfried Benn , Hugo von Hofmannsthal , Heinrich von Kleist , Ilse Aichinger , Georg Heym , Wolfgang Hildesheimer , Heinz Huber , Georg Büchner , Adalbert Stifter , Robert Walser , Hans Erich Nossack , Gerd Gaiser
     Short Shorts (1982) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ernest Hemingway , Franz Kafka , James Joyce , D. H. Lawrence , Anton Chekhov , Leo Tolstoy , Luigi Pirandello , Heinrich Böll , Octavio Paz , Katherine Anne Porter , Gabriel García Márquez , Yukio Mishima , Stephen Crane , Doris Lessing , Jorge Luis Borges , Sherwood Anderson , Guy de Maupassant , Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa , James Thurber , Jerome Weidman , Isaac Babel , Gottfried Keller , William Carlos Williams , Heinrich von Kleist , Grace Paley , Marie Luise Kaschnitz , João Guimarães Rosa , I.L. Peretz , Giovanni Verga , Sholom Aleichem , Mikhail Zoshchenko , Varlam Shalamov , Augusto Monterroso , Paula Fox , Luisa Valenzuela

Edition #1: The Dance Legend

The Dance Legend (1911)
Edition Details:

Published in Legends of Long Ago

Language: English

Translated by: Charles Hart Handschin
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