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Koshka"s tales

James Mayhew

Koshka"s tales

stories from Russia

by James Mayhew

  • 257 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Kingfisher Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Russia.,
    • Folklore -- Russia.,
    • Fairy tales.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames Mayhew.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.M4625 Ko 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination77 p. :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1736146M
      ISBN 101856979431
      LC Control Number92041185
      OCLC/WorldCa27267409

      Originally published in , this book presents a selection from the Jatakas translated into English. The selection was made 'with the purpose of bringing together the Jataka stories of most interest, both intrinsically, and also from the point of view of the folklorist.' Notes and illustrative figures are also included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the Jataka. - Explore kewitzler's board "Picture Books - Myth, fairy tale, folklore, religious stories", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Picture book, Books, Childrens books pins.

        Giambattista Basile (–) was born near Naples, Italy, and was an accomplished poet, courtier, and feudal he is remembered for The Tale of Tales, the first integral collection of fairy tales published in Europe; it includes the first literary versions of Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel, and many other classic Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. Fairy Tale Book This fairytale princess is waiting for a handsome knight to save her from her faerie enchantment. But only the bravest warrior, a true chivalrous knight can break the spell that prevents her from retaking her throne from the bandit usurpers!/5().

      The set includes the following books, and more images of each one appear in the Portfolio, under National Parks Books. Beyond Compare—a signature, soft-cover, sewn-binding book that moves like a Slinky toy and incorporates extensive painting and handwritten facts about the cave, as well as a complete wall-sized U.S. Geological Survey topographic map of MCNP cut into .   Douglas Hulick has said on Twitter that there's no third book coming in Takes of the Kin. Depression meant he couldn't keep to any deadline, and despite publisher support, eventually he decided it was better to just walk away from it: Douglas Hulick on Twitter.


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