- The Death of Koschei the Deathless
The Death of the Immortal Koschei or Marya Morevna is a Russian fairy tale collected by Alexander Afanasyev in Narodnye russkie skazki and included by Andrew Lang in The Red Fairy Book. The character Koschei is an evil, immortal man who menaces young women with his magic.
Peter Morwood wrote an amplified version of this tale in the novel Prince Ivan, the first volume of his Russian Tales series.
Gene Wolfe retold this as "The Death of Koshchei the Deathless", published in the anthology Ruby Slippers, Golden Tears and reprinted in his collection Strange Travelers.
Catherynne M. Valente released a novel based on the story, titled "Deathless" in 2011.
In the 7th Sea (role-playing game) setting, Koshchei Molhynia Pietrov, aka Koshchei the Undying is an enigmatic Boyar who entered into a strange contract with the Baba-Yaga-esque Ussuran patron spirit in order to receive a form of immortality. In contrast to the usual myth, he's generally portrayed in a sympathetic light and seems to be intended to serve (similarly to the Kami, Togashi in the Legend of the Five Rings RPG by the same publishers) as a source of adventure hooks and occasionally a Donor (fairy tale) to whom it is perilous in the extreme to apply.
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Kashchey the Deathless — ( ru. Кащей бессмертный, Kashchey bessmertnïy ), aka Kashchey the Immortal , is a one act opera in three scenes (styled a little autumnal fairy tale ) by Nikolay Rimsky Korsakov. The libretto was written by the composer [Original librettist was… … Wikipedia
Koschéi — el sin muerte de Ivan Bilibin, 1901. Personaje folclorico de la mitología eslava, concretamente del folclor ruso. Koschéi (en ruso: Кощей (también referido en la … Wikipedia Español
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The Young King Of Easaidh Ruadh — is a Scottish fairy tale collected by John Francis Campbell in his Popular Tales of the West Highlands , listing his informant as James Wilson, a blind fiddler, in Islay. Andrew Lang included a variant in The Lilac Fairy Book , as The King of the … Wikipedia
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