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The violet fairy book

Author: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, [1966], 1901.
Series: Fairy book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Dover edView all editions and formats
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A collection of Japanese, Serbian, Lithuanian, African, Portuguese, Rumanian and Russian stories.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
ISBN: 0486216756 9780486216751
OCLC Number: 54836222
Notes: "This Dover edition, first published in 1966, is an unabridged republication of the work originally published by Longmans, Green and Co., London, in 1901."
Description: xii, 388 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: A tale of the Tontlawald --
The finest liar in the world --
The story of three wonderful beggars --
Schippeitaro --
The three princes and their beasts --
The goat's ears of the Emperor Trojan --
The nine pea-hens and the golden apples --
The lute player --
The grateful prince --
The child who came from an egg --
Stan Bolovan --
The two frogs --
The story of gazelle --
How a fish swam in the air and a hare in the water --
Two in a sack --
The envious neighbour --
The fairy of the dawn --
The enchanted knife --
Jesper who herded the hares --
The underground workers --
The history of Dwarf Long Nose --
The Nunda, eater of people --
The story of Hassebu --
The maiden with the wooden helmet --
The monkey and the jelly-fish --
The headless dwarfs --
The young men who would have his eyes opened --
The boys with the golden stars --
The frog --
The princess who was hidden underground --
The girl who pretended to be a boy --
The story of halfman --
The prince who wanted to see the world --
Virgilius the sorcerer --
Mogarzea and his son.
Series Title: Fairy book series.
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Lang ; with numerous illustrations by H.J. Ford.

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A collection of Japanese, Serbian, Lithuanian, African, Portuguese, Rumanian and Russian stories.

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