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The magic ring and other Russian folktales.

Robert Chandler

The magic ring and other Russian folktales.

by Robert Chandler

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, 1979.

ContributionsKiff, Ken, 1935-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7
The Physical Object
Pagination(90)p.
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22290005M
ISBN 100571130062
OCLC/WorldCa9154716

The magic ring: Russian folk tales from Alexander Afanasiev's collection ; illustrated by A. Kurkin. by A. N. Afanasv, A. Kurkin starting at $ The magic ring: Russian folk tales from Alexander Afanasiev's collection ; illustrated by A. Kurkin. has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Russian traditions, superstitions and beliefs include superstitions and customs of of them are now inseparable parts of everyday life, or simply common social etiquette, though they often have their origins in ess of them, and their perceived importance, depends on various factors including region and age.

Magic ring. A magic ring is a ring, usually a finger ring, that has magical properties. It appears frequently in fantasy and fairy tales. Magic rings are found in the folklore of every country where rings are worn. Some magic rings can endow the wearer with a variety of abilities including invisibility and immortality. The collection of folktales from North America consists of six books with stories: 50 Native American folktales, 60 US folktales and 26 Canadian folktales. Canadian folktales. Native American folktales. South American folktales. South America is the fourth largest continent on Earth. Before Europeans discovered it, South America was the.

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Russian folk tales from Alexander Afanasiev's collection including; Little Sister Fox and Brother Wolf Fox, Hare and Cock The Bun Liza the Fox and Catafay the Cat The Frightened Wolves and the Bear The Fly's Castle The Golden Fish The Sun's Sister and the Witch Daughter and Stepdaughter Baba Yaga Vasilissa the Fair Ivashko and the Witch The Prince 5/5(1).

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