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Title Russian magic tales from Pushkin to Platonov / translated by Robert Chandler ... [et al.] ; introduced by Robert Chandler with an appendix by Sibelan Forrester.
Published London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2012.
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 Floor3  PG3286 .R877 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xxi, 466 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Penguin classics.
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [435]-438).
Contents Aleksandr Pushkin (1799-1837) -- A tale about a priest and his servant Balda -- A tale about a fisherman and a fish -- Aleksandr Afanasyev (1826-71) -- The crane and the heron -- The little brown cow -- Vasilisa the Fair -- Marya Morevna -- The little white duck -- The frog princess -- Pig skin -- The tsarevna in the underground tsardom -- The tsarevna who would not laugh -- Misery -- The wise girl -- Ivan Khudyakov (1842-76) -- The brother (tr.Sibelan Forrester) -- The stepdaughter and the stepmother's daughter (tr. Sibelan Forrester) -- From the Journal Zhivaya starina ('The Living Past' 1890-1908) -- The tsar maiden -- Ivan Mareson -- Ivan Bilibin (1876-1942) -- Ivan Tsarevich, the grey wolf and the firebird -- Nikolay Onchukov (1872-1942) -- The black magician tsar -- Bronze brow -- Olga Ozarovskaya (1874-1931) -- The luck of a tsarevna -- Dmitry Zelenin (1878-1954) -- By the pike's comand -- Nadezhda Teffi (Nadezhda Lokhvitskaya, 1872-1952) -- When the crayfish whistled : a Christmas horror A little fairy tale -- Baba Yaga (1932 picture book) -- The dog -- Baba Yaga (1947 article) -- Pavel Bazhov (1879-1950) -- The mistress of the copper mountain (tr. Anna Gunin) -- The stone flower (tr. Anna Gunin) -- The mountain master (tr. Anna Gunin) -- Golden hair (tr. Anna Gunin) -- Erna Pomerantseva (1899-1980) -- The cat with the golden tale -- Irina Karnaukhova (1901-59) -- Mishka the bear and Myshka the mouse -- Jack Frost -- Snake-man -- The herder of hares -- A cock and bull story -- A marvellous wonder -- Fyodor Tumilevich (1910-79) The snake and the fisherman -- A.V. Bardin (1888-1962) -- The everlasting piece -- Dmitry Balashov (1927-2000) How a man pinched a girl's breast -- Andrey Platonov (1899-1951) -- Finest the bright falcon Ivan the giftless and Yelena the wise -- The magic ring -- Ivan the woner -- No-arms -- Wool over the eyes -- Appendix: Baba Yaga: The wild witch of the East by Sibelan Forrester.
Language Translated from the Russian.
Subject Short stories, Russian -- Translations into English.
Tales -- Russia.
Folklore -- Russia.
Related Names Chandler, Robert, 1953-
Forrester, Sibelan E. S. (Sibelan Elizabeth S.)
ISBN 0141442239 (pbk.)
9780141442235 (pbk.)
9780141392547 (ebook)
0141392541 (ebook)
OCLC number 802293730