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By Jack V. Haney

This anthology gathers a huge collection of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and contains worthwhile good points that lead them to extra obtainable and fascinating for English-language readers. Editor Jack V. Haney has chosen the very best stories from his seven-volume "Complete Russian Folktale" assortment and further examples of anecdotes and the lengthy 'serial stories' instructed within the some distance north.The 114 stories integrated the following symbolize each style present in the Russian culture. They date from the eighteenth during the 20th centuries and are available from all geographic areas of the Russian-speaking global. the gathering is superior by way of 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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