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By Jack V. Haney

ISBN-10: 0765623056

ISBN-13: 9780765623058

This anthology gathers a extensive number of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and comprises priceless beneficial properties that cause them to extra obtainable and fascinating for English-language readers. Editor Jack V. Haney has chosen the very best stories from his seven-volume "Complete Russian Folktale" assortment and additional examples of anecdotes and the lengthy 'serial stories' informed within the some distance north.The 114 stories integrated the following symbolize each style present in the Russian culture. They date from the eighteenth during the 20th centuries and are available from all geographic areas of the Russian-speaking international. the gathering is greater by way of a close advent to the folktale and its forms, short introductions to every grouping of stories, head notes with fascinating heritage for person stories, and a thesaurus explaining Russian terms.

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