Friday, July 27, 2012

Mergen and His Friends: A Nanai Folk Tale by Gennady Pavlishin


Mergen and His Friends: A Nanai Folk Tale, 1974

A Nanai folktale from Siberia in which Mergen, a bold hunter, saves the lives of a deer, an ant and a sturgeon. In gratitude, they help him to perform three tasks set by the father of a lovely maiden, and he wins her as his bride.


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    I want to share with you the only I knew, till today, about Gennady Pavlishin
    with a very interesting story.
    Thank you again.

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