Russia is a country in northern Eurasia (Europe and Asia). Being the largest country in the world, one eight of the habitable lands on Earth are Russian territories.
The collection of folktales from Russia consists of three books with 47 folktales.
Notes: Contains 17 Russian folktales, gathered form various Russian booklets.
Editor: Robert Steele
Publisher: A. M. Philpot, Limited, London; Robert M. McBride, NY
Notes: Contains 21 Russian folktales.
Author: Arthur Ransome
Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., London, Edinbourgh, NY, Toronto, Paris
Notes: Contains 9 Russian folktales.
Editor: Verra Xenophontovna Kalamatiano de Blumenthal
What's interesting in Russia
St. Basil’s Cathedral
is a Russian Orthodox church erected on Red Square in Moscow, Russia. Unique by design, this beautiful building is one of the best known Russian landmarks. St. Basil’s Cathedral is included by UNESCO in the World Heritage List.
is a historical site from the 17th century located on Kizhi island, Russia. The Pogost consists of two large beautiful churches and a bell tower, all made from wood alone. Kizhi Pogost is in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
is the world's oldest and deepest lake. It is home to more than 1,700 species of plants and animals, two thirds of which cannot be found anywhere else in the world. Lake Baikal is among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.