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Since 1989 Panorama of Russia has specialized in academic and reference publications from the Russian Federation and the Commonwealth of Independent States.


Folklore, Folk Art, and Folklore Studies

Total records: 589
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Code: 019130
Raian, V.F. (W.F. Ryan)
Bania v Polnoch`
Istoricheskii Obzor Magii i Gadanii v Rossii

[ Bania v Polnoch` : Istoricheskii Obzor Magii i Gadanii v Rossii ]
Moscow: Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie, 2006
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 28.00
This book by W.F. Ryan, a well known British slavicist, the president of British Society of Folklorists, is compendium of Russian folk beliefs, sorcery, magic and fortune-telling. The author also establishes parallels among Russian and European folklore: Balkan, Greek, Scandinavian, Anglo Saxon, etc.
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Code: 010421
Piatigorskii, A.M
Mifologicheskie Razmyshleniia
Lektsii po Fenomenologii Mifa

[ Mifologicheskie Razmyshleniia : Lektsii po Fenomenologii Mifa ]
Moscow: Shkola “Iazyki Russkoi Kul’tury”, 1996
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 36.00
This book discusses the fundamental problems of mythological culture based on analysis of Indian, Greek, German and Scandinavian traditions. The book was first published in English in London.
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Code: 012703
Averianova, M.G
Gzhel` - Rossiiskaia Zhemchuzhina

[ Gzhel` - Rossiiskaia Zhemchuzhina : ]
Moscow: Entsiklopediia Rossiiskikh Dereven`, 1993
Language: Russian, English, German
 Price: $ 12.00
This brochure is about the first Russian center of artistic porcelain ware painted with cobalt on a white background. By 1770-1802, Gzhel, a small village near Moscow, had become the center of artistic majolica manufacture.
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Code: 016455
Karel`skii Fol`klor
Khrestomatiia

[ Karel`skii Fol`klor : Khrestomatiia ]
Petrozavodsk: Kareliia, 1992
Language: Russian and Karel
 Price: $ 22.50
This is an anthology of Karelian folklore of all genres: songs, prose, lamentation, childish, sayings, enigmas, etc. Parallel text in Russian and Karelian. The anthology was prepared by the Karelian Institute of Language, Literature, and History.
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Code: 019159
Miller, Frenk (Miller, Frank)
Stalinskii Fol`klor

[ Stalinskii Fol`klor : ]
St. Petersburg: Akademicheskii proekt, Izd-vo DNK, 2006
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 21.00
This monograph by Columbia University professor Frank Miller is about soviet pseudo-folklore of the 1930s. This new type of folklore was supervised by the party ideologists as closely as the rest of soviet literature.
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Code: 013440
Zaitsev-Kartavtsev, A
Rostovskaia Finift` XVIII v

[ Rostovskaia Finift` XVIII v : ]
Moscow: Russkii Raritet, 1993
Language: Russian and English
 Price: $ 19.50
The book is about the history of the city Rostov the Great, its culture and crafts, in particular Rostov enamels of the 18th century. Parallel text in Russian and English. 93 color illustrations.
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Code: 010642-2
Myl`nikov, A.S
Kartina Slavianskogo Mira: Vzgliad iz Vostochnoi Evropy
Predstavleniia ob Etnicheskoi Nominatsii i Etnichnosti XVI - Nachala XVIII Veka

[ Kartina Slavianskogo Mira: Vzgliad iz Vostochnoi Evropy : Predstavleniia ob Etnicheskoi Nominatsii i Etnichnosti XVI - Nachala XVIII Veka ]
St. Petersburg: Tsentr "Peterburgskoe Vostokovedenie", 1999
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 28.00
What was the term “Slavs” about? What did people mean speaking about Russians? How were the ethnonymes of western, eastern, and southern Slavs understood? This book by the well known Russian slavicist A.
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Code: 016047
Russkii Semeino-Obriadovyi Fol`klor Sibiri i Dal`nego Vostoka
Svadebnaia Poeziia. Pokhoronnaia Prichet`

[ Russkii Semeino-Obriadovyi Fol`klor Sibiri i Dal`nego Vostoka : Svadebnaia Poeziia. Pokhoronnaia Prichet` ]
Novosibirsk: Nauka, 2002
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 39.00
This twenty-second volume in the series on the folklore of the peoples of Siberia and the Far East completes the publication of the song heritage of Siberian Russians. The collection includes 367 texts of wedding rites and funeral laments.
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Code: 010718
Russkie Skazki Sibiri i Dal`nego Vostoka
Legendarnye i Bytovye

[ Russkie Skazki Sibiri i Dal`nego Vostoka : Legendarnye i Bytovye ]
Novosibirsk: Nauka, 1993
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 33.00
A folklore text intended for the reader who has a good knowledge not only of Russian literary language, but also its colloquial and dialectal forms. On the whole the volume includes the greater part of classic Slavic subjects.
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Code: 012375
Kamorin, Anatoly
Lacquer Miniature: Kholui

[ Lacquer Miniature: Kholui : ]
Moscow: Interbook, 1995
Language: English
 Price: $ 49.00
Special price: $ 39.00
Kholui, known throughout the world as a center of papier-mache lacquer miniatures and icon painting, is one of the oldest settlements near the city of Vladimir-Suzdal`skii. This album includes their works from the 17th century to date: icons, boxes, caskets, jewelry.
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Code: 022250
Narodnaia Bibliia"
Vostochnoslavianskie Etiologicheskie Legendy

[ "Folk bible" : Eastern Slavic etiological legends ]
Moscow: Indrik, 2004
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 39.00
This volume in the series "Traditional spiritual culture of the Slavs" is a collection of narrations of the Bible in Russian, Ukrainian and Belorussian folklore. The book includes about 1,300 stories, most of them published for the first time.
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Code: 024887
Zelenye Zvezdy Padaiut v Sinee More..."
Fol`klor Chukotki

[ "Green stars are falling in the blue sea ... " : Folklore of Chukotka : Fol`klor Chukotki ]
Moscow: RuPab+, 2009
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 16.00
A collection of Chukchi, Even, and Eskimo tales and songs, collected and translated by poet V.V. Portugalov. (0.135 kg.)
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Code: 007653-08
Mel`nikova, E.A
Voobrazhaemaia Kniga"
Ocherki po Istorii Fol`klora o Knigakh i Chtenii v Rossii

[ "Imaginary book" : Essays on the history of folklore about books and reading in Russia ]
St. Petersburg: Evropeiskii un-t v Sankt-Peterburge, 2011
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 22.00
This monograph studies the history of Russian peasant folklore related to books and reading. By "imaginary book” the author understands written texts which existed in the peasants` imagination but in fact did not exist.
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Code: 025055
Kirpichiki
Fol`kloristika i Kul`turnaia Antropologiia

[ "Little Breaks" : Folklore studiesand cultural anthropology today ]
Moscow: RGGU, 2008
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
This collection commemorates the 65th aniversary of Russian folklorist S.Iu. Nekliudov, the compiler and editor of the series "Tradition-Text-Folkore”, a specialist in epics and folklore, as well as what after him was called "post-folklore".
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Code: 004526-99
Svoe" i "Chuzhoe" v Kul`ture Narodov Evropeiskogo Severa
Tezisy Dokladov 2-i Mezhdunarodnoi Nauchnoi Konferentsii

[ "Our" and "Theirs" in culture of the peoples of the Northern Russia : Tezisy Dokladov 2-i Mezhdunarodnoi Nauchnoi Konferentsii ]
Petrozavodsk: Izd-vo Petrozavodskogo Universiteta, 1999
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 13.00
The process of integration within the framework of Russia is resisted by cultural differentiation, aimed not so much at political independence as at regional-ethnic cultural self-determination, understanding, and preservation of ethnic and regional-cultural identity.
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Code: 001512
Ivanova, T.G
Malye" Ochagi Severnorusskoi Bylinnoi Traditsii
Issledovanie i Teksty

[ "Small" locuses of the northern Russian bylina traditions : Studies and texts ]
St. Petersburg: Dmitrii Bulanin, 2001
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 45.00
This monograph studies five local Northern-Russian traditions of the Russian bylina folklore form. The monograph includes five essays summarizing the history and specific characteristics of regional bylina traditions and some new versions of bylinas, also by region.
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Code: 022281
Za Uralushkoi Ogonechek Gorit…"
Pesni Kazach`ikh Poselkov Iuzhnogo Urala

[ "There is a small light across the Ural river…" : Songs of Cossacks of the southern Urals ]
Magnitogorsk: ITI Tekhnologii, 2007
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
This is a collection of 337 songs of Ural Cossacks of various genres: historical, military, lyrical, wedding, chorus, dancing, etc. They were gathered by A.G. Serov over the last several decades. The book is accompanied with a CD of the group "Stanichniki" performing some of these songs.
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Code: 011242
Tri Tysiachi Russkikh Poslovits

[ 3,000 Russian proverbs : ]
Balashov: Izd-tvo Balashovskog Pedinstituta, 1993
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 21.00
3,000 Russian proverbs, organized around 15 themes, give an excellent idea of Russian conventional wisdom. This book may be used by historians, ethnographers, philologists, and students of Russian as well.
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Code: 011528
Zavolokin, A. D., Zavolokin, G. D
Po Reke Plyvet Brevno
Pobasenki. Chastushki. Sobirukha pro Gvozdia

[ A Log drifting in the river : Stories and chastushkas ]
Novosibirsk: Literaturnyi Fond, 1995
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 16.00
This book is a collection of modern Siberian folklore: pobasenki (stories) and chastushkas.
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Code: 017894
Blagova, G.F
Poslovitsa i Zhizn`
Lichnyi Fond Russkikh Poslovits v Istoriko-Fol`kloristicheskoi Retrospektive

[ A Proverb and life : Individual collection of proverbs in historico-folklore retrospective ]
Moscow: Vostochnaia Literatura, 2000
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 21.00
This book continues a new direction in philology: linguistic studies of folklore. How the body of proverbs, fixed in the collections of the 18th-19th centuries, is used by modern generations? The author studies individual portions of the Russian proverb collection actively used in modern speech, and compares them with the whole stock of proverbs collected over the last three centuries.
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Code: 018990-3
Aktual`nye Problemy Polevoi Folkloristiki
Vypusk 3

[ Actual issues of the folklore field studies : Vypusk 3 ]
Moscow: Izd-vo Moskovskogo Un-ta, 2004
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 33.00
This is the third issue of the series Actual Issues of the Folklore Field Studies published by the Department of Russian Oral Folklore, Philological School of the Moscow University. The collection contains the most recent studies in the theory and practice of studying Russian folklore, describes their methods and results, and publishes newly collected folklore materials.
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Code: 006671
Sadokova, A.P
Ainy i Riukiustsy
Narodnye Verovaniia, Fol`klor i Mifologiia

[ Ainu and Ryukyu : Folk beliefs, folklore and mythology ]
Moscow: IMLI, 2009
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 23.00
The Ainu and Ryukyu are two aboriginal peoples of Japan in addition to the Japanese. This book is about the folk beliefs and folklore of these two peoples based on Russian and Japanese sources. Bibliography in Russian, Japanese, and English.
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Code: 008965-2
Kompleksnoe Sobiranie, Sistematika, Eksperimental`naia Tekstologiia
Vypusk 2: Materialy VI Mezhdunarodnoi Shkoly Molodogo Fol`klorista

[ All-round collection, systematization, experimental textology : Issue two: Materials of the 4th International School of Young Folklorists ]
Arkhangel`sk: Pomorskii Gosudarstvennyi Universitet, 2003
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 28.50
The collection of materials of the 4th International School of Young Folklorists includes papers of the leading Russian folklorists, such as V. Bakhtina, N. Drannikova, L. Fadeeva, A. Grauer, T. Ivanova, K.
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Code: 013023
Altaiskie Geroicheskie Skazaniia: Ochi-Bala, Kan-Altyn

[ Altaic Heroic Epos : ]
Novosibirsk: Nauka, 1997
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 39.00
The Altaians and the indigenous population of the Altai Republic (according to the 1989 census there were 59,130 Altaians) are a Turkic speaking people who have managed to preserve the purity of their own ancient culture.
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Code: 016604
Gruntovskii, A.V
Potekhi Strashnye i Smeshnye
Kniga o Fol`klornom Teatre, Skomorokhakh, Riazhennykh i Kulachnykh Boiakh

[ Amusements dreadful and funny : Book on folklore theater, skomorokhs, mummery, and fisticuffs ]
St. Petersburg: Russkaia Zemlia, Rossiiskii Institut Istorii iskusstv, 2002
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 24.00
This is a study of traditional Russian folk amusements: folklore theater, skomorokhs, riazhennye (mummery), and fisticuffs. The book includes as an appendix texts of many plays performed by folk theaters as well as games of riazhennye.
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Code: 017199
Vetlovskaia, B.E
Analiz Epicheskogo Proizvedeniia
Problemy Poetiki

[ Analysis of epic work: Problems of poetics : Problemy Poetiki ]
St. Petersburg: Nauka, 2002
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 21.00
Analysis of epic work: Problems of poetics
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Code: 021147
Analiz Khudozhestvennogo Teksta: Epicheskaia Proza
Khrestomatiia

[ Analysis of the literary text: Epic prose : Reader ]
Moscow: RGGU, 2004
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 27.00
This is a reader for graduate students in philology which introduces various methods of analysis of prosaic epic text. Contents: Structures of speech; Compositional forms of speech; Subjective structure and viewpoint: an author, a narrator and a character; Space-time and plot structure; System of characters and the author`s viewpoint.
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Code: 031820
Barskii, Lev
Anatomiia Angliiskogo Iumora
Angliiskie Shutki s Perevodom na Russkii Iazyk

[ Anatomy of English Humor: English Jokes and Their Russian Translation-Equivalents : Angliiskie Shutki s Perevodom na Russkii Iazyk ]
Moscow: LENAND, 2015
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 29.00
English jokes and idioms - proverbs, sayings, parables, toasts, anecdotes, aphorisms from celebrities and unknown authors, with Russian translation-equivalents are helpful to English-language learners (and English speakers mastering the Russian language) giving them a deeper insight into the very core of the language, uncovering the rules of creation and usage of the famous English humor by comparing them with the Russian analogues.
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Code: 028411
Bulgakov, I.V
Drevnie Slavianskie Mify i Legendy

[ Ancient Slavic myths and legends : ]
Moscow: Vladis, 2012
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 28.00
This is a collection of ancient Slavic myths and legends arranged into the following chapters: Slavs: history, economy, every day life, literature; Slavic gods; Heroes of bylinas and legends; Fairytale images; Magic world of Slavs; Slavic holidays and rituals; Slavic book of dream interpretations.
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Code: 028808
I L`vy, i Ptitsy, i Tsvety`...: Narodnaia Domovaia Rospis`
Al`bom-Katalog iz Kollektsii Kirovskogo Oblastnogo Kraevedcheskogo Muzeia

[ And lions, and birds, and flowers...: Folk home painting : Album-catalog from the collection of the Kirov Oblast` Museum of Local History ]
Kirov: O-Kratkoe, 2011
Language: Russian
 Price: $ 35.00
This book is a catalog of home paintings (interior and exterior decoration) from the collection of the Kirov Oblast` Museum of Local History (Russian North). 607 exhibits are arranged by subject and provided with comments by historians of art.
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