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Littledale, Freya 1929-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 132 publications in 2 languages and 6,991 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Ghost stories 
Roles: Compiler, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.L744, E
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Publications about Freya Littledale
Publications by Freya Littledale
Most widely held works by Freya Littledale
The elves and the shoemaker by Freya Littledale( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
The poor old shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
The magic fish by Freya Littledale( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
A greedy fisherman's wife is granted every wish but can't find happiness
Peter and the North Wind by Freya Littledale( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
The North Wind's magical gifts to Peter, recompense for blowing away the flour needed to feed him and his poor mother, mysteriously lose their magic before Peter gets them home
Snow white and the seven dwarfs by Freya Littledale( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and French and held by 514 libraries worldwide
A beautiful princess whose proud and vain stepmother is trying to kill her takes refuge in the cottage of seven dwarfs
Ghosts and spirits of many lands by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
The snow child : a Russian folktale by Freya Littledale( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
An elderly couple who long for a child build a snow child which comes to life and makes them very happy--until the coming of spring when the days become too warm for her to stay
The magic plum tree : based on a tale from the Jataka by Freya Littledale( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Because each of the three princes sees the plum tree at a different season, he forms a different impression of what it looks like
Strange tales from many lands by Freya Littledale( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Eleven tales from different countries including "The Werewolf" from Spain, "The Inn That Wasn't There" from China, and "The Boy in the Secret Valley" from Iceland
The farmer in the soup by Freya Littledale( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
A farmer and his wife trade jobs for a day and the farmer discovers running the house is much harder than he thought
The elves and the shoemaker a folktale by Freya Littledale( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 libraries worldwide
The poor old shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
The magic fish by Freya Littledale( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 176 libraries worldwide
When a fisherman catches a magic fish, his greedy wife insists that he make the fish grant her wishes for better houses
The twelve dancing princesses : a folk tale from the Brothers Grimm by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
To win a bride and a kingdom, a soldier endeavors to discover why the dancing shoes of the king's twelve daughters are worn to pieces every morning
Rip Van Winkle by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
An eighteenth-century idler who sleeps for twenty years in the Catskill Mountains awakens to a much-changed world
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman
The little mermaid by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
A little mermaid falls in love with a handsome prince and sacrifices a great deal in hopes of marrying him
King Fox, and other old tales by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
The brave little tailor by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
A tailor who kills seven flies with one blow outwits the king and earns half his kingdom and his daughter's hand in marriage
13 ghostly tales by Freya Littledale( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Timothy's forest by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Since there are no forests in the city, Timothy makes one in his room using scrap materials he collected
I was thinking : poems by Freya Littledale( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Brief poems describing the world from a child's point of view
 
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English (62)
French (1)
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