For fans of folklore and mythology, this comprehensive volume offers the best of both worlds: an astute introduction to and overview of the common themes and motifs in Russian fairy tales, plus an eclectic collection of charming and enchanting fables, stories, and vignettes.But whatever may be their origin, they all bear witness to the fact of their having been exposed to various influences, and many of them may fairly be considered as relics of hoar antiquity, memorials of that misty period when the piousanbsp;...
|Title||:||Russian Fairy Tales|
|Author||:||W. R. S. Ralston|
|Publisher||:||The Floating Press - 2014-06-01|