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by Arthur Ransome


I. Galkin, Simon, ill. II. Ransome, Arthur, 1884–1967. Old Peter’s Russian tales. These nine classic fairy tales transported children’s imaginations in old Russia, and still do so today.

I. They are filled with magic beasts, daring young men, beautiful maidens, wicked witches and, as might be expected, lots of snow. In one of the most famous of these tales we are introduced to Baba Yaga, a fearsome witch whose legs are just bone and who has metal jaws and drives a mortar and pestle through the woods. On the other hand, she can also underestimate their cleverness.

Home Arthur Ransome The Firebird and Other Russian Fairy Tales. He leapt from the saddle, picked up the golden feather of the firebird, mounted his horse again, and galloped back through the green forest till he came to the palace of the Tzar. The firebird and other . .The Firebird and Other Russian Fairy Tales, . He went into the palace, and bowed before the Tzar and said,- O Tzar, I have brought you a feather of the firebird.

Choice collection of nine classic tales - gathered by British author on his journeys to Russia in the early twentieth century - tells of magical beasts. Only 9 left in stock (more on the way)

Choice collection of nine classic tales - gathered by British author on his journeys to Russia in the early twentieth century - tells of magical beasts. Only 9 left in stock (more on the way).

Children's author Arthur Ransome was born in Leeds, England on January 18, 1884. As a child, he spent many vacations sailing, camping, and exploring the countryside in England's Lake Country. He studied chemistry for one year at Yorkshire College before dropping out to become a writer. He worked for a London publisher and then for the Manchester Guardian newspaper. He wrote his first book, Bohemia in London, in 1907 and went to study folklore in Russia in 1913. In 1916, he published Old Peter's Russian Tales, a collection of 21 folktales.

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Choice collection of nine classic tales — gathered by British author on his journeys to Russia in the early twentieth century — tells of magical beasts, daring young men, frightful giants, wicked witches, and beguiling creatures of the sea. A delight for fairy tale fans of all ages.

The Firebird and Other Russian Fairy Tales (Dover Children's Classics) epub download

ISBN13: 978-0486438931

ISBN: 0486438937

Author: Arthur Ransome

Category: Books for children

Subcategory: Fairy Tales Folk Tales & Myths

Language: English

Publisher: Dover Publications (December 13, 2004)

Pages: 128 pages

ePUB size: 1352 kb

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Rating: 4.7

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