Favorite Russian Fairy Tales. Children's Thrift Classics. Unabridged and In Easy-to-Read Type. Six classic Russian Fairy Tales including Baba Yaga, Sadko, The Firebird and Princess Vasilissa, Alyonushka and Her Brother, (Father) Frost and Little Daughter of the Snow. Several black and white illustrations. Paperback, 96 pages.
Arthur Ransome (1884-1967) was born in Leeds, was schooled at Rugby and was in Russia during the 1917 Revolution. In 1924 he married Evgenia Shelepina.