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The Crimson Fairy Book

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Publisher Comments:

One of England's top folklorists presents another volume in his much-loved "rainbow" series of fairy books. These 36 stories originated in Hungary, Russia, Finland, Iceland, Tunisia, the Baltic, and elsewhere. They include "The Cottager and His Cat," "The Crab and the Monkey," "Little Wildrose," "The Gold-bearded Man," and others. 53 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Thirty-six stories from Hungary, Russia, Finland, Iceland, Tunisia, the Baltic: "The Cottager and His Cat," "The Crab and the Monkey," "Little Wildrose," "The Gold-bearded Man," many others. 53 illustrations.

Table of Contents

Lovely Ilonka

Lucky Luck

The Hairy Man

To your Good Health!

The Story of the Seven Simons

The Language of Beasts

The Boy who could keep a Secret

The Prince and the Dragon

Little Wildrose

Tiidu the Piper

Paperarello

The Gifts of the Magician

The Strong Prince

The Treasure Seeker

The Cottager and his Cat

The Prince who would seek Immortality

The Stone-cutter

The Gold-bearded Man

"Tritill, Litill, and the Birds"

The Three Robes

The Six Hungry Beasts

How the Beggar Boy turned into Count Piro

The Rogue and the Herdsman

Eisenkopf

The Death of Abu Nowas and of his Wife

Motikatika

Niels and the Giants

Shepherd Paul

How the wicked Tanuki was punished

The Crab and the Monkey

The Horse Gullfaxi and the Sword Gunnföder

"The Story of the Sham Prince, or the Ambitious Tailor"

The Colony of Cats

How to find out a True Friend

Clever Maria

The Magic Kettle

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486217994
Editor:
Lang, Andrew
Author:
Ford, Henry J.
Editor:
Lang, Andrew
Author:
Lang, Andrew
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Dover ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Classics
Series Volume:
no. 754
Publication Date:
19670631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5 to 8
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
372
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.91 lb
Age Level:
09-12

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Thirty-six stories from Hungary, Russia, Finland, Iceland, Tunisia, the Baltic: "The Cottager and His Cat," "The Crab and the Monkey," "Little Wildrose," "The Gold-bearded Man," many others. 53 illustrations.

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