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True and untrue and other Norse tales

Author: Sigrid Undset; Frederick C Chapman
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, ©1945.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Norwegian folk tales based on tales collected by Moe and Asbjornsen in their "East o' the sun, west o' the moon."
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Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
True and untrue and other Norse tales.
New York : A.A. Knopf, ©1945
(OCoLC)607754387
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sigrid Undset; Frederick C Chapman
OCLC Number: 5231456
Notes: "Based on the original stories collected by Moe and Asbjørnsen"--Page [vi].
Description: viii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: True and untrue --
The mastermaid --
Soria Moria Castle --
The seven foals --
Dapplegrim --
Farmer Weathersky --
The giant who had no heart in his body --
The big bird dan --
The boy with the ale keg --
The blacksmith they were afraid to receive in hell --
Gertrude's bird --
Why the sea is salt --
Buttercup --
Herding the king's hares --
The ashlad who mad the princess say, "You lie." --
Well done and ill paid --
Why the bear is stumpy-tailed --
The fox as herdsman --
Gudbrand on the hillside --
Little Frikk and his fiddle --
The husband who was to mind the house --
Not a pin to choose between them --
The squire's bride --
The master thief --
The parson and the sexton --
East o' the sun and west o' the moon --
The reward of the world.
Responsibility: edited and compiled by Sigrid Undset ; illustrated by Frederick C. Chapman.

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Norwegian folk tales based on tales collected by Moe and Asbjornsen in their "East o' the sun, west o' the moon."

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