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Russian Fairy Tales

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4 out of 5
Based on 2,770 Ratings and 112 Reviews

Book Description
Nearly 200 characteristic and colorful traditional folk and fairy tales are brought together in the only comprehensive edition available in English. Of the original 1945 edition, Eudora Welty wrote, "These Russian tales are rambunctious, full-blooded and temperamental. They are tense with action, magical and human, and move in a kind of cyclone of speed....These tales are gorgeous."
Book Information
PublisherPantheon Books
BindingPaperback (20 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages672
ISBN-100394730909
ISBN-13978-0394730905
Publication Date09/12/1976
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About ALEKSANDR AFANAS'EV (Author, Compiler) : ALEKSANDR AFANAS'EV is a published author of children's books. Published credits of ALEKSANDR AFANAS'EV include Russian Fairy Tales (Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library).
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About Alexander Alexeieff (Illustrator) : Alexander Alexeieff is a published author. A published credit of Alexander Alexeieff is RUSSIAN FAIRY TALES.
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