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The violet fairy book

Author: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1966.
Series: Dover children's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Serbia, Lithuania, Africa, Portugal, Romania, and Russia.
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Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Folk tales
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912.
Violet fairy book.
New York : Dover Publications, 1966
(OCoLC)858273078
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
ISBN: 0844607576 9780844607573 0486216756 9780486216751
OCLC Number: 534870
Notes: "An unabridged and unaltered republication of the work originally published ... in 1901."
Seventh volume in "the Lang fairy tale books of many colors"--Page 4 cover.
Description: xii, 388 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Tale of the Tontlawald --
Finest liar in the world --
Story of the three wonderful beggars --
Schippeitaro --
Three princes and their beasts --
Goat's ears of the Emperor Trojan --
Nine pea-hens and the golden apples --
Lute player --
Grateful prince --
Child who came from an egg --
Stan Bolovan --
Two frogs --
Story of a gazelle --
How a fish swam in the air and a hare in the water --
Two in a sack --
Envious neighbour --
Fairy of the dawn --
Enchanted knife --
Jesper who herded the hares --
Underground workers --
History of Dwarf Long Nose --
Nunda, eater of people --
Story of Hassebu --
Maiden with the wooden helmet --
Monkey and the jelly-fish --
Headless dwarfs --
Young man who would have his eyes opened --
Boys with the golden stars --
Frog --
Princess who was hidden underground --
Girl who pretended to be a boy --
Story of Halfman --
Prince who wanted to see the world --
Virgilius the sorcerer --
Mogarzea and his son.
Series Title: Dover children's classics.
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Lang ; with numerous ill. by H.J. Ford.

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Thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Serbia, Lithuania, Africa, Portugal, Romania, and Russia.

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