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Priče iz davnine, knjiga Ivane Brlić-Mažuranić / Croatian Tales of Long Ago by Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić

summary: There are a lot of good stories for children, but not that many on this level, the ones you can read and admire when you're all grown up. Every time I read Ivana Brlić- Mažuranić's stories, I find something new and interesting, some detail  I haven't previously noticed..the way she incorporates Slavic mythology and oral tradition in her fairy tales is just amazing. 

Ima puno dobrih dječjih priča, ali nema puno dječjih priča koje možeš čitati i kad odrasteš i svakim čitanjem pronaći nešto novo. Uronjena u usmenu tradiciju, a opet toliko originalna i zanimljiva Ivana Brlić Mažuranić zaista je nešto posebno u svijetu književnosti za djecu (a ja bi dodala i za odrasle). 

Jedna od zanimljivosti autorice je i njena sposobnost da poveže slavensku mitologiju i usmenu tradiciju u naoko jednostavnu priču koja će privući i velike i male. Popularnost Ivana Brlić Mažuranić je u svakom pogledu opravdana.

Nedavno sam je ponovo čitala i bila sam oduševljena. Njeni nezaboravni likovi i nezaboravne priče uljepšali su mnoga djetinjstva. No, ono što me najviše oduševljava je dubina njenih priča- "Meni je draža moja nesreća nego sva sreća ovoga svijeta" je jedan od citata koji mi se urezao u sjećanje i nešto što me često navodi na razmišljanje. 

Šuma Striborova, vjerovatno i najpoznatija njena bajka, zaista je izvanredna, ali i ostale su jednako umjetnički vrijedne. Moja dva favorita su Regoč i Kako je Potjeh tražio istinu. 

Priče iz davnina su knjiga koji bi svatko morao pročitati barem jednom. Ne znam kome je ne bi preporučila.(less)

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