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The musk-ox and other tales.

Nikolai Semenovich Leskov

The musk-ox and other tales.

by Nikolai Semenovich Leskov

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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SeriesTales of N.S. Leskov
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15554623M

This book lets one become a part the excitment, good times and rough encounters of the hard fishing, fun loving and sometimes colorful characters found in the "Tales." Great fishing stories are told, but the friendships, family, humor, mischief, distress, pride, history, philosophy and much more are what make the book worth reading. Fairy tales for our times from the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Hours A poisoned apple and a monkey's paw with the power to change fate; a girl whose extraordinarily long hair causes catastrophe; a man with one human arm and one swan's wing; and a house deep in the forest, constructed of gumdrops and gingerbread, vanilla frosting and boiled sugar.

  After reading Jon Scieszka’s famous children’s books “The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales” and “The True Story of the Three Little Pigs,” I was really excited to check out some of Jon Scieszka’s latest works! Lo and behold, I happened to stumble upon one of Jon Scieszka’s most recent children’s book “Battle /5(). The musk-ox is a large, shaggy mammal of the Arctic. It is not really an ox at all. Rather, it is related to sheep and goats. The scientific name of the musk-ox is Ovibos moschatus.

"Musk-Ox, Bison, Sheep and Goat" from George Bird Grinnell. American anthropologist, historian, naturalist, and writer (). The musk-ox is an animal that has a great deal about it that is fascinating. Thousands of years ago, as the glacial ice retreated, the musk-ox followed it north to its current habitat. After all, it wanted to stay in its own environment. Interestingly enough, the appearance of this animal seems to mirror the other-worldliness of its home.


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The Musk-Ox And Other Tales Hardcover – January 1, by N. Leskov (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" 5/5(1). In the novella “Musk Ox,” the musk ox in question is not an animal. It’s the nickname for a person, the sort-of protagonist (actually, this is a first-person narration from another character but Musk Ox seems to be the dominant concern, whether he’s “on stage” or off in the wings being talked about (obsessed about) by other characters/5.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leskov, N.S. (Nikolaĭ Semenovich), Musk-ox and other tales. London: Routledge, (OCoLC) Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leskov, N.S. (Nikolaĭ Semenovich), Musk-ox, and other tales.

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Comment: Title: THE TALES OF N.S. LESKOV - VOLUME 1: THE MUSK-OX AND OTHER TALES., Author: N.S. Leskov, Publisher: Routledge, Binding: Hardcover, pages. No dust jacket. Brown cloth with gilt wording to spine.

Pages are tanned with heavier tanning to text block edges. child's Pencil inscription to rear : N. Leskov. THE MUSK-OX, AND OTHER TALES' Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $ 1 Used from $ Free sleep cturer: LondonRoutledge. Mother Caribou discovers a baby musk ox that has become separated from its herd and takes it in to raise with her own caribou baby.

This is not a warm-hearted story of a loving adopted family: as with the Andersen fairy tale, t Tamara Campeau’s illustrations beautifully evoke the Arctic habitat in which the caribou and musk oxen live/5(6).

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The musk-ox --Kotin and Platonida --The spirit of Madame de Genlis --The stinger --A flaming patriot --The clothes-mender --The devilchase --The Alexandrite. Series Title: Hyperion library of world literature.; Classics of Russian literature. Other Titles: Tales of.

Follow That Musk Ox: Tales from Milne Land. by Adrian Hall. NOOK Book (eBook) $ the world’s largest fjord in East Greenland. This book gives an entertaining and light-hearted account of his travels to this Arctic paradise.

Perfect for any armchair explorer. Product Details; And Other Pagan Tales. The Tales of N. Leskov.: The Musk-Ox and Other Tales: Leskov, N. S.: Books - or: N.

Leskov. I got the rest of my information from a slim book, “Oomingmak”—the word that Nunivak’s Cup’ig Eskimo people use for musk ox, which translates literally as “bearded one.” It was by.

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The Musk-Ox and Other Tales by Nikolai Leskov, translated with an introduction by R. Norman. Hyperion, pp., $ (paper) The Sentry and Other Stories Angel Books (London), distributed in US by Dufour Editions, pp., $ (paper) The Sealed Angel and Other Stories.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Book: All Authors / Contributors: N S Leskov; R Norman. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: Vol. 1- translated from the Russian by R. Norman. Description: volumes 19 cm: Contents: I.

The musk-ox and other tales. Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "The tales of N.S. Leskov ". Be the first. Similar Items. This is my ABSOLUTE favorite book, and I love the whole lesson of the little musk ox learning about himself and his character.

It is such a great book teaching kids about other cultures. I highly recommend this book to anyone that loves a good lesson. LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS BOOK.

We recieved this book as a gift and it is a s: 3. Reminiscent of other Christmas stories where a child is on a quest to meet Santa.

As she skis through the countryside on her journey to find Santa, Anja is assisted by a bird, a horse, a musk ox, a polar bear, and a reindeer. Gorgeous photography in Nordic setting and just enough text to carry the plot.

Can't wait to read this to the grandkids!/5().Musk Ox eats through this alphabetic book until “A is for” comes to stand for none other than Musk Ox himself. A is for Musk Ox because he’s so Awesome! And he lives in the Artic!

His rival, Zebra, is none too happy about the chaos. Young readers will laugh out loud as they journey through the alphabet with this unlikely pair, a zebra and.Justice for Leskov. The Amazon and Other Stories by Nikolai Leskov, translated with an introduction by David Magarshack.

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