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Three rolls and one doughnut; fables from Russia retold by Mirra Ginsburg. Pictures by Anita Lobel.

Author/Creator:
Ginsburg, Mirra.
Publication:
New York, The Dial Press [1970]
Format/Description:
Book
[8], 52, [4] pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Subjects:
Folklore -- Soviet Union -- Juvenile fiction.
Folklore.
Soviet Union.
Childrens subjects:
Folklore -- Russia.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Summary:
A collection of brief tales, riddles, and fables from various parts of Russia.
Contents:
Rabbit fat
How the peasant helped his horse
Three rolls and one doughnut
How the peasant divided the geese
Which eye is blind
The best liar
The traveler's tale
The lost penny
The golden key
Pete
The hole
Two friends
The bubble, the straw, and the shoe
Take four from four
Hatchet gruel
The peasant and the bear
Plans
Riddles
A thousand thoughts
The lion, the fish, and the man
The cat and the tiger
Two stubborn goats
The jolly sparrow
The valiant lion
The fox and the thrush
The snake and the fish
The braggart
Lies.
Notes:
"Designed by Atha Tehon"--t.p. verso.
"First Printing."
Local notes:
Tehon Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Susan Tehon.
Tehon Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Tehon, Atha (former owner) (Tehon Collection copy)
Tehon, Susan (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1970
Contributor:
Lobel, Anita, illustrator.
Tehon, Atha.
Atha Tehon Thiras Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
080378855X
9780803788558
OCLC:
110206