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The Russian Fairy Book

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Wonderful collection of fairy tales from Mother Russia includes seven stories with wicked witches, nasty stepmothers, lovely maidens, magic spells, and more. Included are "Vasilisa the Beauty," "The Little Sister and Little Brother," "The White Duckling," "The Bright-Hawk's Feather," "Ivan and the Gray Wolf," "Marya Morevna," and "The Frog-Queen."

Synopsis:

These 7 captivating tales from the rich folklore of Mother Russia will delight readers and listeners with stories of wicked witches, nasty stepmothers, lovely maidens, magic spells, and more. Brimming with colorful characters and miraculous feats are "Vasilisa the Beauty", a tale combining elements from Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel, "The Little Sister and Little Brother", in which an evil witch is deceived by two orphans; and 5 others: "The White Duckling", "The Bright-Hawk's Feather", "Ivan and the Gray Wolf", "Marya Morevna", and "The Frog-Queen". Excellently translated by noted American scholar Nathan Haskell Dole, this volume will delight fairy tale lovers of all ages.

Synopsis:

Time-honored tales from Mother Russia include "Vasilisa the Beauty," "The Little Sister and Little Brother," "The White Duckling," "The Bright-Hawks Feather," 3 more. Superb translations by noted scholar.

Table of Contents

VASILISA THE BEAUTY

THE BRIGHT-HAWK'S FEATHER

IVAN AND THE GRAY WOLF

THE LITTLE SISTER AND LITTLE BROTHER

THE WHITE DUCKLING

MARYA MOREVNA

THE FROG-QUEEN

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486410197
Translator:
Dole, Nathan Haskell
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Translator:
Dole, Nathan Haskell
Author:
Dole, Nathan Haskell
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - European
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Folklore -- Russia.
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Classics
Series Volume:
2451
Publication Date:
20000431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.36 pd
Age Level:
04-08

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Product details 128 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486410197 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , These 7 captivating tales from the rich folklore of Mother Russia will delight readers and listeners with stories of wicked witches, nasty stepmothers, lovely maidens, magic spells, and more. Brimming with colorful characters and miraculous feats are "Vasilisa the Beauty", a tale combining elements from Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel, "The Little Sister and Little Brother", in which an evil witch is deceived by two orphans; and 5 others: "The White Duckling", "The Bright-Hawk's Feather", "Ivan and the Gray Wolf", "Marya Morevna", and "The Frog-Queen". Excellently translated by noted American scholar Nathan Haskell Dole, this volume will delight fairy tale lovers of all ages.
"Synopsis" by ,
Time-honored tales from Mother Russia include "Vasilisa the Beauty," "The Little Sister and Little Brother," "The White Duckling," "The Bright-Hawks Feather," 3 more. Superb translations by noted scholar.
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