Tagged: W. R. S. Ralston

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Happy Mothers Day!

Happy Mothers Day Let us celebrate Mother’s Day with our most beloved folk tales about mothers!   The Boy whom Seven Mothers Suckled – Folk Tales from Bengal Once on a time there reigned...

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Best Scary Fairy Tales for Halloween

Halloween or Hallows Eve. It was the Celtic New Year festival, which marked the beginning of winter and also recognized a kind of harvest festival. The Celts believed that on this evening the gates...

The Norka (Russian Fairy Tales) by W. R. S. RALSTON 0

The Norka (Russian Fairy Tales) by W. R. S. RALSTON

Once upon a time there lived a king and queen. They had three sons, two of them with their wits about them, but the third a simpleton. Now the King had a deer-park in...

Ivan Popyalof (Russian Fairy Tales) by W. R. S. RALSTON 0

Ivan Popyalof (Russian Fairy Tales) by W. R. S. RALSTON

Once upon a time there was an old couple, and they had three sons. Two of these had their wits about them, but the third was a simpleton, Ivan by name, surnamed Popyalof. For...

Marya Morevna (Russian Fairy Tales) by W. R. S. RALSTON 0

Marya Morevna (Russian Fairy Tales) by W. R. S. RALSTON

In a certain kingdom there lived a Prince Ivan. He had three sisters. The first was the Princess Marya, the second the Princess Olga, the third the Princess Anna. When their father and mother...