Russian Fairy Tales

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Russian Fairy Tales (Народные Русские Сказки, variously translated; English titles include also Russian Folk Tales), is a collection of nearly 600 fairy and folktales, collected and published by Alexander Afanasyev between 1855 and 1863.wikipedia
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Alexander Afanasyev

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Russian Fairy Tales (Народные Русские Сказки, variously translated; English titles include also Russian Folk Tales), is a collection of nearly 600 fairy and folktales, collected and published by Alexander Afanasyev between 1855 and 1863.
He owes his prominent place in the history of Slavonic philology chiefly to these Russian Fairy Tales, published between 1855 and 1863, and inspired by the famous collection of the Brothers Grimm.

Fairy tale

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Russian Fairy Tales (Народные Русские Сказки, variously translated; English titles include also Russian Folk Tales), is a collection of nearly 600 fairy and folktales, collected and published by Alexander Afanasyev between 1855 and 1863.

Fable

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Russian Fairy Tales (Народные Русские Сказки, variously translated; English titles include also Russian Folk Tales), is a collection of nearly 600 fairy and folktales, collected and published by Alexander Afanasyev between 1855 and 1863.

Grimms' Fairy Tales

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His literary work was explicitly modeled after Grimm's Fairy Tales.

Vladimir Propp

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Vladimir Propp drew heavily on this collection for his analyses in his Morphology of the Folktale.

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Vasilisa the Beautiful

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Brother and Sister

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The Twelve Dancing Princesses

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The Armless Maiden

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