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13694Re[2]: [sig] Query on Russian Folk Tales

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  • Alexey Kiyaikin aka Posadnik
    Sep 2 12:19 AM
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      Once I made a small study of Baba Yaga background (one of the two), based on Russian sources. Mainly on Propp, Rybakov, Afanasiev etc. It's at Red Kaganate web site.


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      From: Karen McInturff <kievanlady@...>
      To: sig@yahoogroups.com
      Date: Mon, 1 Sep 2008 14:23:04 -0700 (PDT)
      Subject: Re: [sig] Query on Russian Folk Tales

      > Try these:
      > "Folk Tales from Russia" by Donald A. Mackenaiz
      > "The Firebird and Other Russian Fairy Tales" by Arthur Ransome
      > "Russian Folk Tales" by Leonard A Magnus
      > "Favorite Fairy Tales Told in Russia" by Virginia Haviland
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      > Not sure if they have everything Peotr needs and wants, but they are wonderful books...and two of them have tales of Baba Yaga in them.
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      > YIS
      > Pomestnitsa Kashka Mokosheva Life is a series of roads, where we end up along the way is ours to decide.
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      > --- On Mon, 9/1/08, Paul W Goldschmidt <goldschp@...> wrote:
      > From: Paul W Goldschmidt <goldschp@...>
      > Subject: [sig] Query on Russian Folk Tales
      > To: sig@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Monday, September 1, 2008, 10:34 AM
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      > Peotr asked me to post the following to the list. You can respond
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      > "I am looking for more source material. In particular I am looking
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