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The brown fairy book

Author: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, [1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thirty-two fairy tales from the folklore of Africa, Australia, Brazil, India, New Caledonia, and Persia.
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Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Folk tales
Juvenile books
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
ISBN: 0486214389 9780486214382
OCLC Number: 1065916
Notes: "Unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published ... in 1904.
Description: xiii, 350 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Contents: What the rose did to the cypress --
Ball-carrier and the bad one --
How Ball-carrier finished his task --
Bunyip --
Father Grumbler --
Story of Yara --
Cunning hare --
Turtle and his bride --
How Geirald the Coward was punished --
Hábogi --
How the little brother set free his big brothers --
Sacred milk of Koumongoé --
Wicked wolverine --
Husband of the rat's daughter --
Mermaid and the boy --
Pivi and Kabo --
Elf maiden --
How some wild animals became tame ones --
Fortune and the wood-cutter --
Enchanted head --
Sister of the sun --
Prince and the three fates --
Fox and the lapp --
Kisa the cat --
Lion and the cat --
Which was the foolishest? --
Asmund and Signy --
Rübezahl --
Story of the king who would be stronger than Fate --
Story of Wali Dâd the Simple-hearted --
Tale of a tortoise and a mischievous monkey --
Knights of the fish.
Responsibility: with numerous illustrations by H.J. Ford.
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Thirty-two fairy tales from the folklore of Africa, Australia, Brazil, India, New Caledonia, and Persia.

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