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Folk Tales From Russia (library Of Folklore)

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Folk Tales From Russia
Read "Folk Tales From Russia", Another Excellent Children's Book Author Donald MacKenzie


A collection of seven tales, some traditional, some based on historical accounts, and some original, reflecting the characteristics of the Russian landscape and its people.
Folk Tales From Russia is a must own book. The author is Donald MacKenzie and it was published by Hippocrene Books. It became available sometime in 1998. The book is 192 pages long and it has artwork.

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Price: $2.97
Brand: Hippocrene Books
ISBN: 0781806968
Author: Donald MacKenzie

In"The Lady of Moscow,"the fair maiden, Princess Peerless, is imprisoned in her castle by a terrible demon who seeks her for his bride. But this is not merely a story of mythical castles and warfare; for our Princess represents part of Russia's important past, of oppression and flailing energy beneath the heavy hand of the Tartar rule. Ultimately, the reader will discover whether or not the demon's spell is broken by a knight wielding an invisible club by fearless patriotism that both unites the country-folk and promotes the rising seat of government in Moscow.

Each and every single story is complemented with a captioned illustration, plus a detailed introduction which puts the Russian historic events that frame this collection into context. This really is really a book to be enjoyed by a diversified audience; from youngsters and young adults, to educators and those simply enthusiastic about classic Russian folklore. Here is an ideal gift, a understanding tool, and a perfect addition to any Russian literature collection.


  • Number of Pages: 192
  • Languages:
  • English (Unknown)
  • English (Original Language)
  • English (Published)
  • Package: Height: 0.94" Length: 8.27" Width: 5.67"
  • Package: 0.88 lbs.

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