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Aleksandr Afanasyev

(1826—1871)


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(1826–1871), Russian folklorist. His collection Russian Folktales, in eight volumes (1855–1863), is still the most comprehensive work on East Slavic folk tales. Afanasyev used the Grimms’ Children's and Household Tales ...

Subjects: Children's Literature Studies.


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