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The firebird

Author: Jane Yolen; Vladimir Vasilʹevich Vagin
Publisher: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A retelling of the Russian folktale in which Prince Ivan encounters the magical Firebird who helps him defeat the evil Kostchei. Includes vignettes of the ballet at the bottom of each page, and an author's note with information about the folktale and the George Balanchine ballet.
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Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Folklore
Easy books
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Yolen; Vladimir Vasilʹevich Vagin
ISBN: 0060285389 9780060285388 0060285397 9780060285395
OCLC Number: 41886130
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Zhar-ptit︠s︡a.
Responsibility: Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Vladimir Vagin.
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A retelling of the Russian folktale in which Prince Ivan encounters the magical Firebird who helps him defeat the evil Kostchei. Includes vignettes of the ballet at the bottom of each page, and an author's note with information about the folktale and the George Balanchine ballet.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-02-04) Good Permalink

     Prince Ivan searches the woods for food and happens upon the garden of the evil, Kostchei the neathless in this Russian folktale.  Jane Yolen does a good job telling the story.  the intersting thing about this books is the dual illustrations on each page.  the...
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