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The world treasury of fairy tales & folklore : a family heirloom of stories to Inspire and entertain

Author: William Gray; Joanna Gillar; Rose Williamson
Publisher: New York : Wellfleet, ©2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of stories and fairy tales from various folklore traditions.
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Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Folk tales
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Gray; Joanna Gillar; Rose Williamson
ISBN: 9781577151272 1577151275 9781577151395 1577151399
OCLC Number: 935196151
Description: 400 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Costantino Fortunato / Giovanni Francesco Straparola --
The pig king / Giocanni Francesco Straparola --
Parsley / Giambattista Basile --
Sun, moon, and Talia / Giambattista Basile --
Cenerentola / Giambattista Basile --
Fair Goldilocks / Mme D'Aulnoy --
Little Red Riding Hood / Charles Perrault --
The fairies / Charlse Perrault --
Aladdin and the wonderful lamp / Antione Galland --
Beauty and the Beast / Mme de Beaumont --
The story of Hyacinthe and Roseblossom / Novalis --
The frog ling / Brothers Grimm --
Hansel and Gretel / Brothers Grimm --
Briar rose / Brothers Grimm --
Rapunzel / Brothers Grimm --
Fitcher's bird / Brothers Grimm --
Snow White / Brothers Grimm --
The firebird and Princess Vasilissa / Alexander Afanasyeu --
The three billy goats gruff / Asbjørnsen and Moe --
East of the sun and west of the moon / Asbjørnsen and Moe --
The nettle spinner / Charles Deulin --
Jack and the beanstalk / Joseph Jacobs --
Childe Rowland / Joseph Jacobs --
Connla and the fairy maiden / Joseph Jacobs --
Brewery of eggshells / Joseph Jacobs --
Dinewan the emu and Goomblegubbon the bustard / Mrs. K. L. Parker --
Rip Van Winkle / Charles M. Skinner --
The culprit fay / Charles M. Skinnner --
Were-wolves of Detroit / Charles M. Skinner --
The Nain Rouge / Charles M. Skinner --
The tinderbox / Hans Christian Andersen --
The brave tin soldier / Hans Christian Andersen --
Sir Worm Wymble / George MacDonald --
The selfish giant / Oscar Wilde --
The touchstone / Robert Louis Stevenson --
The snake prince / Andrew Lang --
The lion and the crane / Joseph Jacobs --
A lesson for kings / Joseph Jacobs --
Why the fish laughed / Joseph Jacobs --
The pigeon and the crow / Joseph Jacobs --
The boy who wanted more cheese / William Elliot Griffis --
Yuki-Onna / Lafcadio Hearn --
The adventures of Juan / Mabel Cook Cole --
Whanawhana of the bush / James Cowan --
Mochomo / Ruth Warner Giddings --
The trickster's great fall and his revenge / Menominee Tribe --
The offended rilling stone / Pawnee Nation --
Orpheus / Cherokee Nation --
The son-in-law tests / Temagami First Nation.
Responsibility: William Gray with Joanna Gilar & Rose Williamson.

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This stunning collection of tales includes beautiful illustrations and classic tales like Little Red Riding Hood and Rapunzel, as well as lesser-known stories from outside Europe.  Read more...

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