Books by Alexei Gessler

RUSSIAN GYPSY TALES by Yefim Druts
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Dec. 20, 1992

"As a collection of gypsy folklore, this seems to be unique; for readers or storytellers, it's a treasure trove. (Folklore. 6+)"
 In the well-regarded ``International Folk Tale Series,'' a grand collection of 36 tales, the fascinating result of the long interaction between the self-reliant gypsies and their reluctant Russian neighbors, as collected by two Moscow researchers. Read full book review >