skip to content
Fables Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Fables

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
Database:WorldCat
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

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.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.