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Author Petrushevska︠i︡a, L︠i︡udmila.
Title There once lived a woman who tried to kill her neighbor's baby : scary fairy tales / Ludmilla Petrushevskaya ; selected and translated with an introduction by Keith Gessen and Anna Summers.
Publication Info. New York : Penguin Books, c2009.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 6  F P    IN LIBRARY
Description xiii, 206 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents Songs of the eastern Slavs. The arm -- Revenge -- Incident at Sokolniki -- A mother's farewell -- Allegories. Hygiene -- A new soul -- The new Robinson Crusoes : a chronicle of the end of the twentieth century -- The miracle -- Requiems. The god Poseidon -- My love -- The fountain house -- The shadow life -- Two kingdoms -- There's someone in the house -- Fairy tales. The father -- The cabbage-patch mother -- Marilena's secret -- The old monk's testament -- The black coat.
Subject Short stories, Russian -- Translations into English.
Horror tales, Russian -- Translations into English.
Petrushevska︠i︡a, L︠i︡udmila -- Translations into English.
Added Author Gessen, Keith, author of introduction, translator.
Summers, Anna, author of introduction, translator.
Added Title Short stories. English. Selections
Scary fairy tales
ISBN 9780143114666
0143114662