Tales and legends from the land of the tzar.

A collection of Russian stories.
  • 324 Pages
  • 4.13 MB
  • English
Kraus Reprint , New York
Tales -- Soviet Union., Legends -- Soviet U
StatementTranslated from the original Russian by Edith M.S. Hodgetts.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 324 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16617717M

Excerpt from Tales and Legends From the Land of the Tzar: Collection of Russian Stories IN presenting to the English Public this little volume of Russian stories, I give the result of some years' experience in Russia, where I was born, and where I spent my : Edith M.

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