Suwyn, Barbara J., 1949-

The magic egg and other tales from Ukraine / [retold by] Barbara J. Suwyn ; drawings by the author ; edited and with an introduction by Natalie O. Kononenko. - Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1997. - xxxv, 222 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 26 cm. - World folklore series .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index.

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. Table of contents

Summary:
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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Tales--Ukraine.

GR203.8 / .S89 1997

398.209477 / SUM 1997

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