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Author: Mikhail Evgrafovich Saltykov
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Hyperion Press, 1977.
Series: Classics of Russian literature; The Hyperion library of world literature; Phoenix library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Saltykov, Mikhail Evgrafovich, 1826-1889.
Fables.
Westport, Conn. : Hyperion Press, 1977
(OCoLC)654238947
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mikhail Evgrafovich Saltykov
ISBN: 0883555166 9780883555163 0883555174 9780883555170
OCLC Number: 2940435
Notes: Translation of selected stories from Skazki.
Reprint of the 1931 ed. published by Chatto and Windus, London, in series: Phoenix library.
Description: xii, 256 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The tale of how a peasant fed two generals. --
The very wise minnow. --
The conscience is lost! --
The deceitful newspaper-man and the credulous reader. --
The rabbit who had the habit of sound thinking. --
The old nag. --
The carp who was an idealist. --
Faithful tréasor. --
The liberal. --
The poor wolf. --
An idle conversation. --
A village fire. --
The self-sacrificing rabbit. --
The unsleeping eye. --
The ram who could not remember. --
The siskin's tragedy. --
Kramólnikov's misadventure. --
The suppliant crow. --
The fool. --
The wild squire. --
Christ's night. --
The virtues and the vices.
Series Title: Classics of Russian literature; The Hyperion library of world literature; Phoenix library.
Other Titles: Skazki.
Responsibility: by Shchedrin (M.E. Saltykov) ; translated from the Russian by Vera Volkhovsky.

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