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Author Suwyn, Barbara J., 1949-
Title 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.
Imprint Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1997.

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Series World folklore series
World folklore series.
Subject Tales -- Ukraine.
Alt Name Kononenko, Natalie O.
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Series World folklore series
World folklore series.
Subject Tales -- Ukraine.
Alt Name Kononenko, Natalie O.
Description 1 online resource (xxxv, 222 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-209) and index.
Contents 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.
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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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
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ISBN 0585123373 (electronic bk.)
9780585123370 (electronic bk.)
031306993X (electronic bk.)
9780313069932 (electronic bk.)
9781563084256 (alk. paper)
1563084252 (alk. paper)
1563084252
OCLC # 43476377
Additional Format Print version: Suwyn, Barbara J., 1949- Magic egg and other tales from Ukraine. Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1997 1563084252 (DLC) 97006734 (OCoLC)36597671
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction to Ukrainian Folktales 
 Introduction 
 Maps 
 Color Photographs 
 Pan Kotsky, Sir Puss O'Cat3
 Old Dog Sirko7
 Clever Little Fox11
 The Garden20
 Further Adventures of Fox and Wolf24
 The Donkey and the Wolf31
 The Little Round Bun33
 The Mitten37
 The Turnip41
 How the Earth Was Made47
 How Evil Came into the World49
 The Sun, the Frost, and the Wind51
 Dnipro and Dunai53
 Saint Cassian56
 The Christmas Spiders58
 The Red Death61
 The Stolen Postoly and the Boiled Eggs67
 The Two Daughters71
 Honesty and Dishonesty78
 The Clever Maid84
 The Gossip89
 The Old Father Who Went to School92
 Dovbush's Treasure96
 The Man Who Danced with the Rusalky100
 The Golden Slipper107
 Oh! Lord of the Forest113
 The Frog Princess122
 The Flute and the Whip132
 The Doll142
 The Stranger153
 The Sorceress163
 Pea-Roll-Along170
 The Magic Egg185
 Glossary and Pronunciation Guide201
 Bibliography207
 Index213
 About the Author221
 About the Story Editor222