Download e-book for kindle: An Anthology of Russian Folktales (500 Tips) by Jack V. Haney

By Jack V. Haney

ISBN-10: 0765623056

ISBN-13: 9780765623058

This anthology gathers a extensive collection of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and comprises precious beneficial properties that cause them to extra available and fascinating for English-language readers. Editor Jack V. Haney has chosen the superior stories from his seven-volume "Complete Russian Folktale" assortment and extra examples of anecdotes and the lengthy 'serial stories' informed within the a long way north.The 114 stories integrated right here signify each style present in the Russian culture. They date from the eighteenth throughout the 20th centuries and are available from all geographic areas of the Russian-speaking global. the gathering is more advantageous by means of an in depth advent to the folktale and its kinds, short introductions to every grouping of stories, head notes with attention-grabbing historical past for person stories, and a thesaurus explaining Russian terms.

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