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  • The Soldier and Death

    A Russian Folk Tale Told in English by Arthur Ransome

    "The Soldier and Death" by Arthur Ransome is an old Russian folk story. The narrative revolves around a man who seizes 'death', places it in a bag, and hovers it from a tree. No one dies as a result. Excerpt: "The devils looked at all the money they had lost. It seemed a pity to lose all that good silver and gold. "Tear him to pieces, brothers," they cried, "tear him to pieces, eat him and have ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • The Greatest Children's Classics of All Time

    Over 1400 Novels & Stories in One Volume

    Share the joy of reading to your little ones and take them into the magical land of dragons, fairies, elves and fantasies with this meticulously edited collection:_x000D_ Dragon Tales:_x000D_ My Father's Dragon_x000D_ The Reluctant Dragon_x000D_ The Book of Dragons_x000D_ Animal Tales & Fables:_x000D_ The Tale of Peter Rabbit_x000D_ The Tale of Benjamin Bunny…_x000D_ Mother West Wind Series_x000D_ ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Greatest Russian Fairytales & Legends

    120+ Illustrated Stories

    The Russians very well know how to weave intriguing stories that keep readers hooked till the end. This edition represents a thoughtful and beautifully illustrated collection of some of the finest Russian fairy and folk tales for people of all ages: Picture Fables for the Little Ones: The Cock and the Bean The Goat and the Ram The Hungry Wolf The Peasant and the Bear The Dog and the Cock King ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • The Greatest Russian Fairytales & Fables

    Over 125 Stories Including Picture Tales for Children, Old Peter's Russian Tales, Muscovite Folk Tales

    This collection represents a thoughtful and beautifully illustrated selection of some of the finest Russian fairy and folk tales for people of all ages:_x000D_ Picture Fables for the Little Ones:_x000D_ The Cock and the Bean_x000D_ The Goat and the Ram_x000D_ The Hungry Wolf_x000D_ The Peasant and the Bear_x000D_ The Dog and the Cock_x000D_ King Frost_x000D_ The Bear's Paw_x000D_ The Bear and the ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Old Peter's Russian Tales

    Illustrated by Arthur Ransome ...
    Old Peter's Russian Tales is a collection of the greatest Russian folk-tales for children. The first chapter tells of Maroosia and Vanya who live in a hut of pine logs in the forest with their grandfather, the forester Old Peter. This story is followed by twenty stories that Russian peasants tell their children told by Old Peter to Maroosia and Vanya. Table of Contents: The Hut in the Forest The ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • A History of Story-telling

    Studies in the development of narrative

    "A History of Story-telling" by Arthur Ransome. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Portraits and Speculations

    "Portraits and Speculations" by Arthur Ransome. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Old Peter's Russian Tales

    20+ Traditional Children's Stories: Baba Yaga, The Golden Fish, Sadko, Frost, Little Master Misery…

    Illustrated by Arthur Ransome ...
    Old Peter's Russian Tales is a collection of the greatest Russian folk-tales for children. The first chapter tells of Maroosia and Vanya who live in a hut of pine logs in the forest with their grandfather, the forester Old Peter. This story is followed by twenty stories that Russian peasants tell their children told by Old Peter to Maroosia and Vanya. Table of Contents: The Hut in the Forest The ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    England Since Waterloo (UNABRIDGED)

    Narrated by Alma Vada ...

    Unabridged

    25 hours 8 min

    England Since Waterloo by Sir John Arthur Ransome Marriott (1859-1945) was first published in 1913 and went through many editions. The author taught history at Worcester College, Oxford for thirty-six years and served as a Conservative member of Parliament for fifteen. "England Since Waterloo" begins with the defeat of Napoleon who, Marriott writes, was impotent "to assail English power at sea, ... Read more

    $4.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • The Soldier and Death

    A Russian Folk Tale Told in English by Arthur Ransome

    "The Soldier and Death" by Arthur Ransome is an old Russian folk story. The narrative revolves around a man who seizes 'death', places it in a bag, and hovers it from a tree. No one dies as a result. Excerpt: "The devils looked at all the money they had lost. It seemed a pity to lose all that good silver and gold. "Tear him to pieces, brothers," they cried, "tear him to pieces, eat him and have ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • The Child's Book of the Seasons

    "The Child's Book of the Seasons" by Arthur Ransome. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Oscar Wilde, a Critical Study

    "Oscar Wilde, a Critical Study" by Arthur Ransome. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability ... Read more

    $1.99 USD