Russian Fairy Tales

by Alexsandr Afanas'Ev
Russian Fairy Tales
  • ISBN-13: 9780394730905
  • Author(s): Alexsandr Afanas'Ev
  • Subject: Children's, young adult & educational
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: Pantheon
  • Publication Date: 02-06-2006
  • Format: p/b

Availability: Available

£16.99
Translated by Norbert Guterman A beautiful new paperback edition of a book that has been a perennial favourite for over 50 years - the most comprehensive collection of classic Russian fairy tales available in English. In more than 175 immortal stories, readers encounter thieves and kings; heroes and peasants; terrifying witches and beautiful damsels; enchanting children and crafty animals. Included are the unique Russian characters of Koschey the Deathless, Baba Yaga and the Swan Maiden. A rich robust world of imagination for all ages.
About the book

Translated by Norbert Guterman A beautiful new paperback edition of a book that has been a perennial favourite for over 50 years - the most comprehensive collection of classic Russian fairy tales available in English. In more than 175 immortal stories, readers encounter thieves and kings; heroes and peasants; terrifying witches and beautiful damsels; enchanting children and crafty animals. Included are the unique Russian characters of Koschey the Deathless, Baba Yaga and the Swan Maiden. A rich robust world of imagination for all ages.