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Kalevala, The Land of the Heroes, Volume Two   By: (1844-1912)

Kalevala, The Land of the Heroes, Volume Two by William F. Kirby

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Transcriber's Notes:

1. Passages in italics are surrounded by underscores .

2. Punctuation and accents have been made consistent.

3. All hyphenation irregularities have been retained as printed.

4. Advertisment decorative "grapes and leaves" separators have been converted to double asterisks "".

5. The following word used the [oe] ligature in the original text and has been converted to "oe" in this e text: Vannam[oe]nen.

EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY EDITED BY ERNEST RHYS

ROMANCE

KALEVALA, TRANSLATED BY W. F. KIRBY, F.L.S., F.E.S. CORRESPONDING MEMBER OF THE FINNISH LITERARY SOCIETY IN TWO VOLS. VOL. TWO

THE PUBLISHERS OF EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY WILL BE PLEASED TO SEND FREELY TO ALL APPLICANTS A LIST OF THE PUBLISHED AND PROJECTED VOLUMES TO BE COMPRISED UNDER THE FOLLOWING TWELVE HEADINGS: TRAVEL SCIENCE FICTION THEOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY HISTORY CLASSICAL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE ESSAYS ORATORY POETRY & DRAMA BIOGRAPHY ROMANCE [Illustration] IN TWO STYLES OF BINDING, CLOTH, FLAT BACK, COLOURED TOP, AND LEATHER, ROUND CORNERS, GILT TOP. LONDON: J. M. DENT & CO. NEW YORK: E. P. DUTTON & CO.

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A ROMANCE, AND IT ME TOOK TO READ & DRIVE THE NIGHT AWAY

CHAUCER

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KALEVALA

THE LAND OF HEROES

TRANSLATED FROM THE ORIGINAL FINNISH · BY W·F·KIRBY FLS·FES.

VOLUME TWO

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LONDON: PUBLISHED by J·M·DENT·&·CO AND IN NEW YORK E·P·DUTTON & CO

RICHARD CLAY & SONS, LIMITED, BREAD STREET HILL, E.C., AND BUNGAY, SUFFOLK.

CONTENTS OF VOL. II

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XXVI. LEMMINKAINEN'S JOURNEY TO POHJOLA 1

XXVII. THE DUEL AT POHJOLA 21

XXVIII. LEMMINKAINEN AND HIS MOTHER 32

XXIX. LEMMINKAINEN'S ADVENTURES ON THE ISLAND 40

XXX. LEMMINKAINEN AND TIERA 55

XXXI. UNTAMO AND KULLERVO 68

XXXII. KULLERVO AND THE WIFE OF ILMARINEN 78

XXXIII. THE DEATH OF ILMARINEN'S WIFE 92

XXXIV. KULLERVO AND HIS PARENTS 100

XXXV. KULLERVO AND HIS SISTER 106

XXXVI. THE DEATH OF KULLERVO 116

XXXVII. THE GOLD AND SILVER BRIDE 125

XXXVIII. ILMARINEN'S NEW BRIDE FROM POHJOLA 132

XXXIX. THE EXPEDITION AGAINST POHJOLA 141

XL. THE PIKE AND THE KANTELE 152

XLI. VÄINÄMÖINEN'S MUSIC 161

XLII. THE CAPTURE OF THE SAMPO 168

XLIII. THE FIGHT FOR THE SAMPO 182

XLIV. VÄINÄMÖINEN'S NEW KANTELE 194

XLV. THE PESTILENCE IN KALEVALA 202

XLVI. VÄINÄMÖINEN AND THE BEAR 212

XLVII. THE ROBBERY OF THE SUN AND MOON 228

XLVIII. THE CAPTURE OF THE FIRE 238

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