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Afanasʹev, A. N. (Aleksandr Nikolaevich) 1826-1871

Works: 753 works in 1,967 publications in 8 languages and 13,915 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Classification  Fairy tales  Fiction  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Picture books  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Editor, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, Librettist, Illustrator, Adapter, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Narrator, Honoree, Publishing director, cul
Classifications: GR550, E
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by A. N Afanasʹev
Russian fairy tales by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

244 editions published between 1855 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the classic Russian folk and fairy tales
Russian folk tales by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

27 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of seven classic folk tales from Russia
The frog princess by Elizabeth Isele( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to marry an ugly frog, the youngest son of the Czar is astounded to learn that the frog is really a beautiful princess
The fool and the fish : a tale from Russia by Lenny Hort( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the traditional Russian tale in which a lazy fool catches an enchanted fish which promises him that every wish he ever makes will come true
Salt : a Russian tale by Harve Zemach( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivan the Fool, youngest son of a merchant, barters his cargo of salt for a princess and a fortune
Soldier and tsar in the forest : a Russian tale by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not knowing the man he meets in the forest is the tsar, a young soldier discloses that he has deserted
At the wish of the fish : a Russian folktale by J. Patrick Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of a traditional Russian tale, a lazy fool catches an enchanted fish which promises him that every wish he ever makes will come true
Russian secret tales; bawdy folktales of old Russia by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

64 editions published between 1860 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzameling scabreuze Russische volksverhalen
Narodnyi︠a︡ russkii︠a︡ legendy by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

33 editions published between 1859 and 1970 in Russian and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foma the terrible; a Russian folktale by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how Foma, a bumbling peasant, becomes a hero and wins the hand of a princess
Narodnye russkie skazki : iz sbornika A.N. Afanasʹeva by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

43 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in Russian and German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

27 Russian fairy tales retold from Afanasev's collection by a variety of authors
The complete folktales of A.N. Afanas'ev by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The folktales of A.N. Afanas'ev represent the largest single collection of folktales in any European language and perhaps in the world. Widely regarded as the Russian Grimm, Afanas'ev collected folktales from throughout the Russian Empire in what are now regarded as the three East Slavic languages, Byelorusian, Russian, and Ukrainian. The result of his own collecting, the collecting of friends and correspondents, and in a few cases his publishing of works from earlier and forgotten collections is truly phenomenal. In his lifetime, Afanas'ev published more than 575 tales in his most popular and best known work, Narodnye russkie skazki
Narodnye russkie skazki A.N. Afanasʹeva : v trekh tomakh by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in Russian and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antiche fiabe russe by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

38 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words of wisdom : Russian folk tales from Alexander Afanasiev's collection by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of forty-two traditional tales about animals, magic, and everyday life
Russian folk-tales (tr. from the Russian) by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

8 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erotic tales of old Russia by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russkīe satiricheskīe zhurnaly 1769-1774 godov. Ėpizod iz istorīi russkoĭ literatury XVIII vi︠e︡ka by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

21 editions published between 1859 and 1977 in Russian and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian folktales from the collection of A.N. Afanasyev = Russkie narodnye skazki iz sobranii︠a︡ A.N. Afanasʹeva : a dual-language book by A. N Afanasʹev( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This original dual-language edition features new translations of Russian folk tales from the authoritative three-volume collection by famed author Alexander Afanasyev. A rich, robust world of the imagination that will captivate readers of all ages, this compilation's tales include The Princess-Frog, The Tale of Prince Ivan, The Firebird and the Gray Wolf, and many others
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Russian fairy tales
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Afanas'ev 1826-1871

Afanas'ev, A.

Afanasʹev, A. 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, A. (Aleksandr)

Afanasʹev, A. (Aleksandr), 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, A. N.

Afanasʹev, A.N. 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, A. N.‏ (Aleksandr Nikolaevich) 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, Aleksandr

Afanasʹev, Aleksandr 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, Aleksandr N. 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, Aleksandr Nikolaevič

Afanasʹev, Aleksandr Nikolaevič 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich

Afanasʹev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich 1826-1871

Afanas'ev, Aleksandr Nikolaievich 1826-1871

Afanasev, Alexander 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, Alexandr N. 1826-1871

Afanasʹev, Alexandr Nikol 1826-1871

Afanasev, Alexei 1826-1871

Afanasieff, Alexandre Nicolas

Afanasieff, Alexandre Nicolas 1826-1871

Afanasiev 1826-1871

Afanásiev, A. N. 1826-1871

Afanasiev, Aleksander

Afanasiev, Aleksander Nikolajevic 1826-1871

Afanasiev Aleksandr

Afanasiev, Aleksandr 1826-1871

Afanasiev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich

Afanasiev Aleksandr Nikoláevitch

Afanasiev Aleksandr Nikolaevitch 1826-1871

Afanasiev, Aleksandr Nikolajevitj 1826-1871

Afanasiev, Aleksandr Nikolayevich

Afanasiev, Aleksandr Nikolayevich 1826-1871

Afanásiev Alekssandr Nikoláyevich

Afanasiev, Alexander

Afanasiev, Alexander 1826-1871

Afanásiev, Alexander Nicoláievich 1826-1871

Afanásiev, Alexandr N. 1826-1871

Afanasiev, Alexandr Nikolaievich 1826-1871

Afanasiev, Alexandre Nicolas 1826-1871

Afanasieva, A. N.

Afanasiew, A. N.

Afanasjev, A. N.

Afanasjev, A.N. 1826-1871

Afanasjev, Aleksandar Nikolajevič

Afanasjev Aleksandr N.

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Afanasjev, Aleksandr Nikolajevitsch 1826-1871

Afanasjev, Alexander 1826-1871

Afanasjevs, Aleksandrs 1826-1871

Afanasjew, A.N.

Afanasjew, A.N. 1826-1871

Afanasjew, Aleksander.

Afanasjew, Aleksandr N. 1826-1871

Afanasjew, Alexander 1826-1871

Afanasjew, Alexander N. 1826-1871

Afanasjew, Alexander Nikolajewitsch 1826-1871

Afanasjew, Alexandr N. 1826-1871

Afanasjew, Alexandr Nikolajewitsch 1826-1871

Afanassieff, A.N.

Afanassieff, Nicolas 1826-1871


Afanassiév 1826-1871

Afanassiev, A. N. 1826-1871

Afanassiev Alexandre

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Afanassiev, Alexandre N. 1826-1871

Afanassiev, Alexandre Nicolaevich 1826-1871

Afanassiev, Alexandre Nicolaévitch

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Afanassjew, A. 1826-1871

Afanassjew, Aleksandr N. 1826-1871

Afanaßjew, Alexander N.

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Afanasyev 1826-1871

Afanasyev, A.

Afanasyev, A. 1826-1871

Afanasyev, A. N.‏ 1826-1871

Afanasyev, Aleksandr N. 1826-1871

Afanasyev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich 1826-1871

Afanasyev, Aleksandr Nikolayevich 1826-1871

Afanasyev, Alexander N.

Afanasyev, Alexander N. 1826-1871

Afanesjev, Alexander

Afanesjev, Alexander 1826-1871

Afanesʹsev, A. N. 1826-1871

Afanesyev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich

Afanesyev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich 1826-1871

Afansev, Alexei 1826-1871

Aleksander Afanasjew rosyjski badacz folkloru i literatury rosyjskiej

Aleksandr Afanásiev

Aleksandr Afanasjev

Aleksandr Afanasjev antropoloog uit Keizerrijk Rusland (1826-1871)

Aleksandr Afanàssiev

Aleksandr Afanasyev

Aleksandr Nikolaevič Afanas'ev scrittore e linguista russo

Aleksandr Nïkolayevïç Afanasʹyev

Alexander Afanas'ev

Alexander Afanasyev Russian folklorist

Alexander Nikolajevič Afanasjev ruský folklorista

Alexander Nikolajewitsch Afanassjew Erforscher russischer Märchen

Alexander Nikolayevich Afanasyev

Alexandr Nikolajevič Afanasiev

Alexandre Afanassiev

Aphanassjew, A.N.

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Афанасьев, А 1826-1871

Афанасьев А. А.[!] фольклорист 1826-1871

Афанасьев, А. (Александр Николаевич), 1826-1871

Афанасьев А. И.[!] фольклорист 1826-1871

Афанасьев, А.Н

Афанасьев, А.Н 1826-1871

Афанасьев, А. Н. (Александр Николаевич)

Афанасьев, А.Н. (Александр Николаевич), 1826-1871

Афанасьев, Александр Николаевич

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Афонасьев А. Н. фольклорист 1826-1871

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ألكسندر أفاناسيف

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아파나세프, 알렉산드르 니콜라예비치 1826-1871

아파나시예프 1826-1871

아파나시예프, A. N. 1826-1871

아파나시예프, 알렉산더 1826-1871

아파나시예프, 알렉산드르 니콜라예비치 1826-1871

アファナ-シエフ 1826-1871


アファナーシエフ, A. N.

アファナーシエフ, アレクサンドル



Soldier and tsar in the forest : a Russian taleAt the wish of the fish : a Russian folktaleRussian folk-tales (tr. from the Russian)Erotic tales of old Russia