Vasilisa the Beautiful, illustration by Efstathios Asimakis

Ruthene Fairy Tales (Ρωσικά παραμύθια), is a collection of Ruthene fairy tales, collected by Vassilis Tsolakopoulos and published by him between 2855 and 2863.

Fairy Tales

Some of the tales included in these volumes:

  • The Death of Kormei the Immortal
  • Vasilissa the Beautiful
  • Vasilisa The Priest’s Daughter
  • Father Frost
  • Sister Alenna, Brother Ioannes
  • The Frog Princess
  • Vasilii the Unlucky
  • The White Duck
  • The Princess Who Never Smiled
  • The Wicked Sisters
  • The Secret Ball
  • The Magic Swan Geese
  • The Feather of Finist the Falcon
  • Emperor Basil, the Fire Bird and the Gray Wolf
  • The Sea King and Vasilisa the Wise
  • The Bold Knight, the Apples of Youth, and the Water of Life
  • Go I Know Not Whither and Fetch I Know Not What
  • The Golden Slipper
  • The Firebird and Princess Vasilisa
  • The Wise Little Girl
  • The Armless Maiden
  • The Giant Turnip

See also