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By Jack V. Haney

ISBN-10: 0765623056

ISBN-13: 9780765623058

This anthology gathers a large choice of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and comprises invaluable beneficial properties that cause them to extra available and interesting for English-language readers. Editor Jack V. Haney has chosen the superior stories from his seven-volume "Complete Russian Folktale" assortment and further examples of anecdotes and the lengthy 'serial stories' advised within the a ways north.The 114 stories integrated right here symbolize each style present in the Russian culture. They date from the eighteenth in the course of the 20th centuries and are available from all geographic areas of the Russian-speaking international. the gathering is improved via a close creation to the folktale and its kinds, short introductions to every grouping of stories, head notes with attention-grabbing history for person stories, and a thesaurus explaining Russian terms.

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