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English fairy tales.

Author: Joseph Jacobs; John D Batten
Publisher: New York, Dover Publications [1967]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Forty-three tales of fairies, giants, and foolish ones from the folklore that served to amuse the unlettered classes of "Merrie England."
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Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916.
English fairy tales.
New York, Dover Publications [1967]
(OCoLC)700961227
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Jacobs; John D Batten
OCLC Number: 1929816
Notes: "An unabridged and unaltered republication of the third edition, as published ... in 1898."
Description: xii, 261 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: Tom tit tot --
Three sillies --
Rose-tree --
Old woman and her pig --
How jack went to seek his fortune --
Mr. Vinegar --
Nix nought nothing --
Jack Hannaford --
Binnorie --
Mouse and mouser --
Cap o' rushes --
Teeny-tiny --
Jack and the beanstalk --
Story of the three little pigs --
Master and his pupil --
Titty mouse and tatty mouse --
Jack and his golden snuff-box --
Story of the three bears --
Jack the giant-killer --
Henny-penny --
Childe Rowland --
Molly Whuppie --
Red ettin --
Golden arm --
History of Tom Thumb --
Mr. Fox --
Lazy Jack --
Johnny-cake --
Earl Mar's daughter --
Mr. Miacca --
Whittington and his cat --
Strange visitor --
Laidly worm of Spindleston Heugh --
Cat and the mouse --
Fish and the ring --
Magpie's nest --
Kate crackernuts --
Cauld lad of Hilton --
The ass, the table, and the stick --
--
Fairy ointment --
Well of the world's end --
Master of all masters --
Three heads of the well --
Notes and references.
Responsibility: Illustrated by John D. Batten.

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Forty-three tales of fairies, giants, and foolish ones from the folklore that served to amuse the unlettered classes of "Merrie England."

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