Illustration for Latvian folk song collection "Dainas"
Scan_Latvia 1932 Scott B84 3s (23s) red brown & orange brown Rebellion! This is the Hero Lacplesis, the "Bear-slayer", and the Deliverer. "Lacplesis" is an epic poem by the Latvian poet Andrejs Pumpurs, written between 1872-1887.
Vitber :: atklātne, Karte Lettland, gads, 20-30tie g. 20 gs., 14 x 9 cm
Brothers Poavila and Triihvo Jamanen reciting traditional Finnish folk poetry (Kalevala) in the village of Uhtua , present-day Republic of Karelia, Russia, 1894. While singing they swing their bodies backward and forward. Often the singers sit facing each other astride the same bench instead of on opposite benches