Russian Fairy Tales

Product Number: EB00163000
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307829764
Publisher: Pantheon
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Description

The most comprehensive collection of classic Russian tales available in English introduces readers to universal fairy-tale figures and to such uniquely Russian characters such as Koshchey the Deathless, Baba Yaga, the Swan Maiden, and the glorious Firebird. Beautifully illustrated, the more than 175 tales culled from a landmark multi-volume collection by the outstanding Russian ethnographer Aleksandr Afanas'ev reveal a rich, robust world of the imagination. Translated by Norbert Guterman Illustrated by Alexander Alexeieff With black-and-white illustrations throughout Part of the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library

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Author(s): Aleksandr Afanas'Ev
Original Publish Date: Jan 02, 2013

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