Echo of the Green Mountains: Ukrainian Folk Tales

 
9785308002338: Echo of the Green Mountains: Ukrainian Folk Tales

Contents: The Miracle of the Stone Mountain; The Diamond Fence; The Gifts from the Three Grains; The Mushroom-Brother and the Berry-Sisters; The White Rose; Vasyl Ne'er-Die; The Three Biscuits; Lucifer's Daughter; The Brave Lad That Brought the Sun, the Moon and the Stars Back to the People; The Reed-Girl --- "Once upon a time there lived a great landlord with his rich wife. They were enormously rich but as they grew older they became distressed, for they had nobody to leave their lands to. The lady went to a sorceress to ask her for advice. "There lives a magic fish in the sea," said the sorcerer. "The woman that eats this, fish is sure to give birth to a boy." The lady came home, told her husband everything and then said: "Buy me this fish." The lord went to the seashore and asked the fisher-men: "Could you catch me the fish that will enable my wife to give birth to a child?"..." (The Brave Lad That Brought the Sun, the Moon and the Stars Back to the People)

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Book Description Dnipro, 1988. Hardback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Hardback no D/J in good condition, tiny bumping to corners. 1st edition translations Dnipro. Ukrainian Folk Tales. Translated by Serhiy Vladov and Mary Skrypnyk. Illustrated by Nadiya Ponomarenko. - used books, secondhand books, out of print books, hard to find books, for sale, second-hand books, college books, student books, nonfiction, first edition, , non-fiction books delivered world wide. Excess postage may be required for books over 1 kg in weight outside the EU. ISBN 5-308-00233-9 5308002339. Bookseller Inventory # 10085

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Book Description Dnipro, Kiev, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Nadiya Ponomarenko (illustrator). First Edition. SUBTITLED : ' Ukrainian Folk Tales '. Every (European) folk story requires a fool, a princess, a castle, and a version of Lucifer. A rooster, a forest, threat of starvation, and a moon also help out the storying telling. Lesson learning. These 93 pages absolutely qualify ! You will meet Ivanko, Dmytro, Maxim and Hutsul. This is a collection of ten tales translated from the Ukrainian by the `authors'. Three sample story titles : `The Gifts from the Three Grains', `The White Rose', and `Vasyl Ne' er -die '. Cond : Boards are pictorial and feature peasants gathering sheaves of grain, firewood, and stars - among other activities. Lettering is black. Issued w/o dustjacket. End-papers are white. Little or no wear at points. Spine fine, colours bright, binding tight. Clean ! ! No names, marks, creases, nor tears. Giftable ! ! Quote (p. 40) : " The Wicked Witch also had three spades: one made of wood, another of glass and another of iron. She fetched the wooden one and started digging through the mountain so fiercely that ._._._. .". Bookseller Inventory # 007422

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Book Description DNIPRO Publishers, Kiev, Ukraine (U.S.S.R.), 1988. Book Condition: Very Good+. Nadiya Ponomarenko (illustrator). Collection of 10 short Ukrainian FolkTales. Translated to English by Serhiy Vladov and Mary Skrypnyk. Glossy pictorial boards. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 92 pages filled with colour illustrations. Minor bump to one corner and tiny amount of soilng to page ends. Bookseller Inventory # 002930

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