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The world treasury of fairy tales & folklore : a family heirloom of stories to Inspire and entertain / William Gray with Joanna Gilar & Rose Williamson.

Gray, William. (Author). Gillar, Joanna (Added Author). Williamson, Rose (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 398.21 GRA WOR (Text) 34207002027275 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 398.21 GRAY (Text) 33946003167413 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 05/02/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781577151272
  • ISBN: 1577151275
  • Physical Description: 400 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Wellfleet, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 396-397) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: Features a variety of magical tales, from the more familiar work of the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen, to some lesser-known stories from Norway, Russia, Indian, the Philippines, and Japan.
Subject: Fairy tales.
Folklore.
Genre: Fairy tales.
Folk tales.

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