Russian Fairy Tales(1973)
Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library
A collection of stories by Aleksandr Afanasev
Nearly 200 characteristic and colorful traditional folk and fairy tales are brought together in the only comprehensive edition available in English. Of the original 1945 edition, Eudora Welty wrote, "These Russian tales are rambunctious, full-blooded and temperamental. They are tense with action, magical and human, and move in a kind of cyclone of speed....These tales are gorgeous."
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Used availability for Aleksandr Afanasev's Russian Fairy Tales
1973 : USA Paperback
January 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition