Russian Fairy Tales by Aleksandr Afanas’ev - 1

Russian Fairy Tales

Aleksandr Afanas’ev

£16.50

Russian Fairy Tales is the most comprehensive collection of classic Russian tales available in English introduces readers to universal fairy-tale figures and to such uniquely Russian characters such as Koshchey the Deathless, Baba Yaga, the Swan Maiden, and the glorious Firebird. Beautifully illustrated, the more than 175 tales culled from... ​​Read More

Russian Fairy Tales is the most comprehensive collection of classic Russian tales available in English introduces readers to universal fairy-tale figures and to such uniquely Russian characters such as Koshchey the Deathless, Baba Yaga, the Swan Maiden, and the glorious Firebird. Beautifully illustrated, the more than 175 tales culled from a landmark multi-volume collection by the outstanding Russian ethnographer Aleksandr Afanas’ev reveal a rich, robust world of the imagination.

Translated by Norbert Guterman

Illustrated by Alexander Alexeieff

With black-and-white illustrations throughout

Part of the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library

Published by Pantheon
15.2 x 23.4 cm
Softcover
320 pages
1976
English
ISBN 978-0-3947309-0-5
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