Kristoforidhi birthday marked with a digitized version of his work

Now the “Highlanders’ Hunting” can be read online on the official page of the National Library and be downloaded in every electronic device.

On the 190-th birth anniversary of Albanian great man of letters Kostandin Kristoforidhi, the National Library of Albania extended an invitation to the public to get acquainted with the digitalized edition of the work “Highlanders’ Hunting”, the first story of the Albanian artistic prose, written by the author in the two dialects of the Albanian, the Gheg Albanian dialect and in Tosk Albanian.

The story came out after Kristoforidhi’s death on “The Albania” of Konica in 1902 and had some other publications. The National Library has chosen for its readers the publication of 1950, prepared by the well-known scholar Ziaudin Kodra.

This publication gives the opportunity of reading his work side by side in the two dialects and taste the linguistic skill and talent of the author. Now the “Highlanders’ Hunting” can be read online on the official page of the National Library and be downloaded in every electronic device. /ATA