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The olive fairy book

Author: Andrew Lang
Publisher: [Waiheke Island] : Floating Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Fairy Books, or ""Coloured"" Fairy Books is a collection of fairy tales divided into twelve books, each associated with a different colour. Collected together by Andrew Land they are sourced from a number of different countries and were translated by Lang's wife and other translators who also retold many of the tales. The collection has been incalculably important and, although he did not source the stories  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Olive fairy book.
[Waiheke Island] : Floating Press, 2009
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Lang
ISBN: 9781775410157 1775410153
OCLC Number: 614093294
Description: 1 online resource (453 pages)
Contents: Madschun --
The Blue Parrot --
Geirlaug, The King's Daughter --
The Story Of Little King Loc --
'A Long-bow Story' --
Jackal Or Tiger? --
The Comb And The Collar --
The Thanksgiving Of The Wazir --
Samba The Coward --
Kupti And Imani --
The Strange Adventures Of Little Maia --
Diamond Cut Diamond --
The Green Knight --
The Five Wise Words Of The Guru --
The Golden-headed Fish --
Dorani --
The Satin Surgeon --
The Billy Goat And The King --
The Story Of Zoulvisia --
Grasp All, Lose All --
The Fate Of The Turtle --
The Snake Prince --
The Prince And Princess In The Forest --
The Clever Weaver --
The Boy Who Found Fear At Last --
He Wins Who Waits --
The Steel Cane --
The Punishment Of The Fairy Gangana --
The Silent Princess.
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Lang.

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The Fairy Books, or ""Coloured"" Fairy Books is a collection of fairy tales divided into twelve books, each associated with a different colour. Collected together by Andrew Land they are sourced from a number of different countries and were translated by Lang's wife and other translators who also retold many of the tales. The collection has been incalculably important and, although he did not source the stories himself direct from the oral tradition he can make claim to the ...

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