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By Jack V. Haney

This anthology gathers a huge choice of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and comprises invaluable gains that lead 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 further examples of anecdotes and the lengthy 'serial stories' instructed within the a ways north.The 114 stories integrated the following 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 global. the gathering is stronger by means of a close creation to the folktale and its forms, 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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