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The Yellow Fairy Book


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American Indian, Russian, German, Icelandic, French, and other stories — 48 in all — among them "The Tinder-box," "The Nightingale," and "How to Tell a True Princess." 104 illustrations.

Table of Contents

The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership

The Six Swans

The Dragon of the North

Story of the Emperor's New Clothes

The Golden Crab

The Iron Stove

The Dragon and his Grandmother

The Donkey Cabbage

The Little Green Frog

The Seven-headed Serpent

The Grateful Beasts

The Giants and the Herd-boy

The Invisible Prince

The Crow

How Six Men Travelled through the Wide World

The Wizard King

The Nixy

The Glass Mountain

"Alphege, or the Green Monkey"

Fairer-than-a Fairy

The Three Brothers

"The Boy and the Wolves, or the Broken Promise"

The Glass Axe

The Dead Wife

In the Land of Souls

The White Duck

The Witch and her Servants

The Magic Ring

The Flower Queens Daughter

The Flying Ship

The Snow-daughter and the Fire-son

The Story of King Frost

The Death of the Sun-hero

The Witch

The Hazel-nut Child

The Story of Big Klaus and Little Klaus

Prince Ring

The Swineherd

How to tell a True Princess

The Blue Mountains

The Tinder-box

The Witch in the Sone Boat


The Nightingale

Hermod and Hadvor

The Steadfast Tin-soldier

Blockhead Hans

A Story about a Darning-needle

Product Details

Dover Publications
Lang, Andrew
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Dover Children's Classics
Publication Date:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 5 up to 8
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.91 lb
Age Level:
from 10 up to 13

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Children's » Fairy Tales » Anthologies
Children's » General

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