Russian Fairy Tales


Save 1% on the Russian Fairy Tales by The Planet at SADC Network. MPN: 1, colour illustrations. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. This richly illustrated collection includes five popular Russian folk tales: Vasilisa the Beautiful; Maria Morevna; The Feather of Finist the Falcon; The Frog-Tsarevna; Tsarevich Ivan, the Firebird and the Grey Wolf. The illustrations featured in this edition were created in the early 20th century by Ivan Yakovlevich Bilibin, a famous Russian illustrator and stage designer, who was inspired by Slavic folklore throughout his career. He was a prominent figure in the artistic movement Mir Iskusstva


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This richly illustrated collection includes five popular Russian folk tales: Vasilisa the Beautiful; Maria Morevna; The Feather of Finist the Falcon; The Frog-Tsarevna; Tsarevich Ivan, the Firebird and the Grey Wolf. The illustrations featured in this edition were created in the early 20th century by Ivan Yakovlevich Bilibin, a famous Russian illustrator and stage designer, who was inspired by Slavic folklore throughout his career. He was a prominent figure in the artistic movement Mir Iskusstva and contributed to the Ballets Russes. The tales were recorded by the renowned folklorist Alexander Nikolayevich Afanasyev (1826-1871), who collected and published more than 600 Russian folk tales in the middle 19th century.

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Manufacturer:
The Planet
Category:
Mythology & Folk Tales
MPN:
1, colour illustrations
EAN:
9781909115590
ISBN:
1909115592
Part Number:
1, colour illustrations
Author:
Alexander Afanasyev
Publisher:
The Planet
Creator:
Ivan Bilibin
Publication Date:
2013-06-12
Binding:
Hardcover
Item Weight:
0.92 pounds
Item Size:
0.38 x 10 x 7.99 inches
Package Weight:
0.96 pounds
Package Size:
8.35 x 0.47 x 10.31 inches

 


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