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Animal stories

Author: Walter De la Mare
Publisher: New York : C. Scribner's Sons, 1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stories and verses from many sources and ranging from folk tales to factual accounts, from nursery rhymes to art songs.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956.
Animal stories.
New York, Scribner, 1940
(OCoLC)642368288
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter De la Mare
OCLC Number: 1075934
Notes: Title vignette.
Contains headpieces.
Illustrated by wood engravings.
"A"--T.p. verso.
Description: lvi, 420 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The hare and the hedgehog --
The mouse, the bird, and the sausage --
The story of the three little pigs --
The story of the three bears --
The wolf and the fox --
The cat and the mouse --
Henny-Penny --
Puss in boots --
All gone --
Knurre-Murre --
The witch hare --
The fox and the geese --
Mrs. Fox --
Tom tit tot --
No-beard --
The little bird --
The knight and the greyhound --
Whittington and his cat --
The three children of fortune --
The poor miller's boy and the cat --
The ass, the table, and the stick --
The travelling musicians --
The dog and the sparrow --
The grateful beasts --
The queen bee --
The golden bird --
The donkey --
The goose-girl --
The black bull of Norroway --
Cherry, or the frog-bride --
Mr. Fox --
The bad mother --
Tropsyn --
The juniper tree --
Ashputtel --
Cat-skin --
The six swans --
How the manx cat lost its tail --
A sailor's yarn --
The seal man --
The lord fish --
Running wolf --
"Underneath" --
The marriage of the frog and the mouse --
What? --
"There was" --
The world turned upside down --
The derby ram --
Who kill'd Cock Robin? --
"Cock-cock-coo" --
"Chitterabob" --
The mousikie --
"Tillyvally" --
The hare --
"Go and tell" --
"Little shon" --
The magicians --
"There was a man" --
The false knight upon the road --
"A pie" --
"The doggies" --
"What's there?" --
"Hinty minty" --
Cat and mouse --
"If" --
Poor old horse --
Bingo --
Awa' --
"Hush-a-ba" --
Tony o --
The tree in the valley --
A dis, a dis --
Sleepest or wakest thou? --
What's in there? --
Crrkk-crrkk --
Buckee, buckee --
The laily worm and the machrel of the sea --
Who? Who? --
A sunny shaft --
The gay goshawk --
Once --
The broomfield hill --
I saw a peacock --
The crocodile --
The great silkie of sule skerry --
Ay me, alas, heigh ho! --
The strange visitor --
The fatal mermaid.
Responsibility: chosen, arranged, and in some part rewritten by Walter De La Mare.

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Stories and verses from many sources and ranging from folk tales to factual accounts, from nursery rhymes to art songs.

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