The Red Fairy Book Dover Children’s Classics

Dover Publications - In addition to such familiar favorites as jack and the beanstalk, the Ratcatcher The Pied Piper, Rapunzel, and Snowdrop Snow White, German, Russian, The Red Fairy Book contains a wonderful collection of lesser-known tales from French, Danish, and Romanian sources. His position as one of england's foremost folklorists as well as his first-rate literary abilities makes his collections unmatchable in the English language.

. A tale from norse mythology recounts the old story of sigurd and brynhild; tales by the great Madame d'Aulnoy include Graciosa and Percinet and Princess Rosette; lesser-known tales from Grimm's collection include The Three Dwarfs, Mother Holle, and The Golden Goose. All in all, all narrated in the clear, this collection contains 37 stories, lively prose for which Lang was famous.

It is almost impossible to envision what childhood would be like without the enchanting world of fairyland. From the day that they were first printed, the Lang fairy tale books of many colors have entertained thousands of boys and girls, as they have also brought pleasure to the many parents who have read these unforgettable classics to their children.

The Red Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics - Not only are lang's generally conceded to be the best English versions of standard stories, his collections are the richest and widest in range. Three-headed trolls, monsters and magicians, horses that carry their masters up mountains of glass, fairies and ogres — these are the companions who will thrill young boys and girls of all lands and all times, giants and dwarfs, as Andrew Lang's phenomenally successful collections of stories have proved.

Includes 97 illustrations.





The Blue Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - It is almost impossible to envision what childhood would be like without the enchanting world of fairyland. Not only are lang's generally conceded to be the best English versions of standard stories, his collections are the richest and widest in range. Cinderella, giants and dwarfs, fairies and ogres — these are the companions who will thrill young boys and girls of all lands and all times, monsters and magicians, Little Red Riding Hood, as Andrew Lang's phenomenally successful collections of stories have proved.

His position as one of england's foremost folklorists as well as his first-rate literary abilities makes his collections unmatchable in the English language.   . From the day that they were first printed, the Lang fairy tale books of many colors have entertained thousands of boys and girls, as they have also brought pleasure to the many parents who have read these unforgettable classics to their children.

The Blue Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics - The blue fairy book was the first volume in the series and so it contains some of the best known tales, The Arabian Nights, but exciting adventures by Charles Perrault and Madame d'Aulnoy, taken from a variety of sources: not only from Grimm, and other stories from popular traditions. Here in one attractive paperbound volume — with enlarged print — are "sleeping beauty, " "puss in Boots, " "Rumpelstiltskin, " "Beauty and the Beast, " "Goldilocks, " "Hansel and Gretel, " "Jack the Giantkiller, " "Trusty John, " and many other favorites that have become an indispensable part of our cultural heritage.

All in all, this collection contains 37 stories, all narrated in the clear, lively prose for which Lang was famous.





The Yellow Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - There are traditional tales of the American Indians, and three others come from Iceland. All in all, this collection contains 48 stories, all narrated in the clear, lively prose for which Lang was famous. There are such familiar old favorites as the "story of the Emperor's New Clothes, " "The Tinder-box, " "How to Tell a True Princess, " and "The Nightingale.

There are less familiar tales by Madame d'Aulnoy and from the collections of Andersen and Grimm. The yellow fairy book is a wonderful collection of tales from all over the world. Many tales come from hungary, and English stories, Poland, and there are German, and Russia, French, too. Not only are lang's generally conceded to be the best English versions of standard stories, his collections are the richest and widest in range.





The Green Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - D'aulnoy, of course, and, some of the best-loved tales from the Brothers Grimm. Princess rosanella, monsters and magicians, giants and dwarfs, The Three Bears, fairies and ogres — these are the companions who thrill young boys and girls of all lands and all times, as Andrew Lang's phenomenally successful collections of stories have proved.

Here in one attractive paperbound volume with enlarged print are "the blue bird, " "The Half-Chick, " "Narcissus and the Princess Potentilla, " "Sylvain and Jocosa, " "The Three Little Pigs, " and many other favorites that have become an indispensable part of our cultural heritage. All in all, all narrated in the clear, this collection contains forty-two stories, lively prose for which Lang was famous.

Not only are lang's translations generally conceded to be the best English versions of standard stories, his collections are the richest and widest in range. In the green fairy book, kletke, a few of the most entertaining creations penned by the Comte de Caylus, others by Sebillot, the third in the series, Fenelon, Lang has assembled stories from Spanish and Chinese traditions, and Mme.

The Green Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics - It is almost impossible to envision what childhood would be like without the enchanting world of fairyland. His position as one of england's foremost folklorists as well as his first-rate literary abilities make his collections unmatchable in the English language. From the day that they were first printed, the Lang fairy tale books of many colors have entertained thousands of boys and girls, as they have also brought pleasure to the many parents who have read these unforgettable classics to their children.





The Pink Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - All the stories are narrated in the clear, lively prose for which Lang was famous and are considered to be the very best English versions available. Forty-one japanese, " "the cunning shoemaker, " "the two brothers, " "The Merry Wives, Scandinavian, " "The Man without a Heart, and Sicilian tales: "The Snow-Queen, " and more.

. Includes 69 illustrations.





The Violet Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - Perhaps the best English versions available of these classic stories. 74 illustrations. Roumania, africa, japan, chests of gold coins, lithuania, a magical dog, Portugal, and Russia are among the sources of these 35 stories that tell of a haunted forest, Serbia, and a man who outwits a dragon.





The Grey Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - Not only are lang's generally conceded to be the best English versions of standard stories, his collections are the richest and widest in range. The goat-faced girl, the three sons of hali, fairies and ogres—these are the companions who thrill boys and girls of all lands and all times, giants and dwarfs, Prunella, monsters and magicians, as Andrew Lang's phenomenally successful collections of stories have proved.

The donkey who turns into a price, revengeful fairies, a spinning wheel that turns moss into silk, and ogre-like fathers of lovely daughters strike responsive chords in readers, even when they appear in new circumstances. All in all, all narrated in the lively, this collection contains 35 stories, clear prose for which Lang was famous.

From the day that they were first printed, Lang's fairy tale books of many colors have entertained thousands of youngsters, as they have also brought pleasure to the parents who have read these classics to their children. His position as one of england's foremost folklorists as well as his first-rate literary abilities make his collections unmatchable in the English language.

The Grey Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics - The grey fairy book includes many strange, Germany, Africa, exotic stories from Lithuania, Greece and France. But they are all told in the common language of the fairy tale, and their events will be familiar to children and grown-ups alike. It is almost impossible to envision what childhood would be like without the enchanting world of fairyland.





The Lilac Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - Altogether very good value. New york Review of Books. Over 30 tales from portugal, " "the enchanted deer, " "the story of a very Bad Boy, Wales, among them "The Brown Bear of Norway, and points East and West, Ireland, " and "The Brownie of the Lake.51 illustrations. Admirable series of photographic reprints of the first editions.





The Orange Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics

Dover Publications - From the day they were first printed, the Lang fairy tale books of many colors have entertained thousands of youngsters, as they have also brought pleasure to parents who have read these classics to their children. The orange fairy book delves into the oral traditions of rhodesia, uganda, and the american Indian; the traditions of the Punjab and of Jutland; and such familiar European sources as Hans Christian Andersen “The Ugly Duckling” and Madame d’Aulnoy “The White Doe” for its 33 stories.

Altogether very good value. New york Review of Books. His position as one of england’s foremost folklorists, as well as a first-rate editor, make his collections unmatchable in the English language. Admirable series of photographic reprints of the first editions. The events are familiar favorites with children the world over.

The Orange Fairy Book Dover Children's Classics - All the tales are narrated in clear, lively prose. Not only are lang’s collections generally considered to contain the best English versions of the standard fairy tales; they are also the richest and widest in range. It is almost impossible to envision what childhood would be like without the enchanting world of fairyland.

Old witches in cloaks of gold, monsters and magicians, giants that turn into dwarfs, tears that become birds, ogres and fairies — these are the companions who thrill boys and girls of all lands and times, as Andrew Lang’s phenomenally successful collections of stories have proved. But it is not important that the lad climbing the tree to a cloud kingdom is an Indian brave rather than Jack, or that the giant-killer Makóma is African.





The Brown Fairy Book Complete and Unabridged with Original Illustrations

Dover Publications, Inc - Includes all of the original 50 illustrations. Classic collection of 32 less familiar folk tales narrated in clear, lively prose. Different enough to capture all imaginations, lapland, the tales are drawn from many different cultures: the American Indians, Brazil, African Kaffirs, and from Persia, Australian Bushmen, and India.





The Olive Fairy Book Complete & Unabridged

Dover Publications, Inc. - Altogether very good value. New york Review of Books. Not only are lang's collections generally considered to contain the best English versions of the standard stories; they are the richest and widest in range. Admirable series of photographic reprints of the first editions. But all of the stories are told in the common language of the fairy tale, and their heroes — the Green Knight who is saved by a soup made from nine snakes, the lovely Dorani who flies every night to fairyland, the king who understands the language of the animals — will be welcome to children and grown-ups alike.

All in all, this collection contains 29 stories, all narrated in clear lively prose. The olive fairy book includes unusual stories from Turkey, Armenia, Denmark, the Sudan, India, and the pen of Anatole France.