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4 edition of Kingfisher Book of Tales from Russia found in the catalog.

Kingfisher Book of Tales from Russia

James Mayhew

Kingfisher Book of Tales from Russia

by James Mayhew

  • 355 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Kingfisher .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classics,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - European,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9492967M
    ISBN 100613900219
    ISBN 109780613900218

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Heroes and heroines facing giants, beasts, and witches and starting in humble places and ending in palaces with riches/5. This book is a collection of some of the best Russian folktales. The Tzar anf Koshka the Cat introduce such timeless tales as Sadko and the Sea Kings Daughter, the Snowmaiden and The Firebird.

There are lavish illustrations on every page and the costumes are historically accurate. A treasure. The Kingfisher book of tales from Russia. [James Mayhew] -- Four Russian folktales--"The Snow Maiden, "Sadko the Merchant," "The Firebird," and "Baba-Yoga and Fair Vassilisa"--Are set in the framework of a fifth tale, "The Tale of Tsar Saltan," as told by a.

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In the past two weeks, it has been snapped up in 11 foreign-language territories.James Mayhew's first book for children was Katie's Pictures Show, (Orchard Books ) establishing the long running series about a child's adventures in an art gallery. Many of his books have a cultural agenda and James is passionate about introducing children to art, music, opera, ballet and traditional tales/5.