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The magic egg and other tales from Ukraine

Author: Barbara J Suwyn; Natalie O Kononenko
Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1997.
Series: World folklore series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Discover Ukraine's long and fascinating history, its rich folk literature, and its deep cultural roots. A historical overview and an introduction to Ukrainian folk literature are followed by 33 traditional tales-humorous animal tales, instructive fables, how and why stories, heroic legends, and even spooky tales.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Suwyn, Barbara J., 1949-
Magic egg and other tales from Ukraine.
Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1997
(DLC) 97006734
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara J Suwyn; Natalie O Kononenko
ISBN: 0585123373 9780585123370 031306993X 9780313069932 9781563084256 1563084252
OCLC Number: 43476377
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxv, 222 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Pan Kotsky, Sir Puss O'Cat --
Old dog Sirko --
Clever little fox --
Garden --
Further adventures of fox and wolf --
Donkey and the wolf --
Little round bun --
Mitten --
Turnip --
How the Earth was made --
How evil came into the world --
Sun, the frost, and the wind --
Dnipro and Dunai --
Saint Cassian --
Christmas spiders --
Red death --
Stolen postoly and the boiled eggs --
Two daughters --
Honesty and dishonesty --
Clever maid --
Gossip --
Old Father who went to school --
Dovbush's treasure --
Man who danced with the Rusalky --
Golden slipper --
Oh! Lord of the forest --
Frog princess --
Flute and the whip --
Doll --
Stranger --
Sorceress --
Pea-roll-along --
Magic egg.
Series Title: World folklore series.
Responsibility: [retold by] Barbara J. Suwyn ; drawings by the author ; edited and with an introduction by Natalie O. Kononenko.


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