By Jack V. Haney

This anthology gathers a vast collection of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and contains worthy positive factors that lead them to extra available and interesting 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' informed within the a long way north.The 114 stories incorporated the following signify each style present in the Russian culture. They date from the eighteenth throughout the 20th centuries and are available from all geographic areas of the Russian-speaking global. the gathering is more desirable by means of an in depth creation to the folktale and its forms, short introductions to every grouping of stories, head notes with fascinating history for person stories, and a word list explaining Russian terms.

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