Myths and Folk-tales of the Russians, Western Slavs, and Magyars by Jeremiah Curtin

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Author Curtin, Jeremiah, 1835-1906
LoC No. 12031714
Title Myths and Folk-tales of the Russians, Western Slavs, and Magyars
Contents The three kingdoms: the copper, the silver, and the golden -- Ivan Tsarevich, the fire-bird, and the gray wolf -- Ivan the peasant's son and the little man himself one-finger tall, his mustache seven versts in length -- The feather of Bright Finist the falcon -- The pig with gold bristles, the deer with golden horns, and the golden-maned steed with golden tail -- Water of youth, water of life, and water of death -- The footless and blind champions -- The three kingdoms -- Koshchéi Without-Death -- Vassilissa Golden Tress, bareheaded beauty -- The ring with twelve screws -- The footless and the blind -- Koshchéi Without-Death -- Go to the verge of destruction and bring back Shmat-Razum -- Marya Morevna (variant of the rescue of Ivan Tsarevich and the winning of the colt) -- Yelena the wise -- The seven Simeons, full brothers -- The enchanted princess -- Vassilissa the cunning, and the tsar of the sea -- Boyislav, youngest of twelve -- The table, the pack, and the bag -- The king of the toads -- The mouse-hole, and the underground kingdom -- The cuirassier and the horned princess -- The treacherous brothers -- The poor man, and the king of the crows -- The useless wagoner -- Mirko, the king's son -- The reed maiden -- Kiss Miklos and the green daughter of the green king -- The hedgehog, the merchant, the king, and the poor man.
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Language English
LoC Class GR: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Folklore
Subject Fairy tales -- Russia
Subject Fairy tales -- Czech Republic
Subject Fairy tales -- Hungary
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EBook-No. 50011
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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