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Publisher Comments:

These 43 stories by great turn-of-the-century folklorist with a gift for fine narration include "Jack and the Beanstalk," "Nix Nought Nothing," "Titty Mouse and Tatty Mouse," "How Jack Went to Seek His Fortune," "The Story of the Three Little Pigs," and many more. 65 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Treasury of 43 stories by great turn-of-the-century folklorist with a gift for fine narration includes "Jack and the Beanstalk," "Nix Nought Nothing," "Teeny-Tiny," and many more. 65 illustrations.

Synopsis:

In this first of Jacobs collections, many of the 43 tales will be familiar. Included are 'Jack and the Beanstalk, ' 'The Story of the Three Bears, ' and others.

Table of Contents

I. TOM TIT TOT

II. THE THREE SILLIES

III. THE ROSE-TREE

IV. THE OLD WOMAN AND HER PIG

V. HOW JACK WENT TO SEEK HIS FORTUNE

VI. MR. VINEGAR

VII. NIX NOUGHT NOTHING

VIII. JACK HANNAFORD

IX. BINNORIE

X. MOUSE AND MOUSER

XI. CAP O' RUSHES

XII. TEENY-TINY

XIII. JACK AND THE BEANSTALK

XIV. THE STORY OF THE THREE LITTLE PIGS

XV. THE MASTER AND HIS PUPIL

XVI. TITTY MOUSE AND TATTY MOUSE

XVII. JACK AND HIS GOLDEN SNUFF-BOX

XVIII. THE STORY OF THE THREE BEARS

XIX. JACK THE GIANT-KILLER

XX. HENNY-PENNY

XXI. CHILDE ROWLAND

XXII. MOLLY WHUPPIE

XXIII. THE RED ETTIN

XXIV. THE GOLDEN ARM

XXV. THE HISTORY OF TOM THUMB

XXVI. MR. FOX

XXVII. LAZY JACK

XXVIII. JOHNNY-CAKE

XXIX. EARL MAR'S DAUGHTER

XXX. MR. MIACCA

XXXI. WHITTINGTON AND HIS CAT

XXXII. THE STRANGE VISITOR

XXXIII. THE LAIDLY WORM OF SPINDLESTON HEUGH

XXXIV. THE CAT AND THE MOUSE

XXXV. THE FISH AND THE RING

XXXVI. THE MAGPIE'S NEST

XXXVII. KATE CRACKERNUTS

XXXVIII. THE CAULD LAD OF HILTON

XXXIX. "THE ASS, THE TABLE, AND THE STICK"

XL. FAIRY OINTMENT

XLI. THE WELL OF THE WORLD'S END

XLII. MASTER OF ALL MASTERS

XLIII. THE THREE HEADS OF THE WELL

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780486218182
Editor:
Jacobs, Joseph
Author:
Batten, John D.
Editor:
Jacobs, Joseph
Author:
Jacobs, Joseph
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - European
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Great Britain
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Folklore -- England.
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Classics
Publication Date:
19670631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
261
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.71 lb
Age Level:
08-12

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Treasury of 43 stories by great turn-of-the-century folklorist with a gift for fine narration includes "Jack and the Beanstalk," "Nix Nought Nothing," "Teeny-Tiny," and many more. 65 illustrations.
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