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Andersen’s Fairy Tales

Andersen's Fairy Tales

Hans Christian Andersen

Complete set of Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen. Over 100 stories including The Princess And The Pea, The Little Mermaid, The Red Shoes, The Tinder Box, Thumbalina, The Emporer’s New Suit, The Wild Swans, The Elf Of The Rose, The Snow Queen and The Ugly Duckling. The first 30 or so stories are fully illustrated, the rest aren’t…

Arabian Nights Entertainments

Arabian Nights Entertainments

Andrew Lang

This fully illustrated book contains stories such as The Story Of The Merchant And The Genius, The Seven Voyages Of Sindbad The Sailor, The Little Hunchback, The Adventures Of Haroun-Al-Raschid, Caliph Of Bagdad, Aladdin And The Wonderful Lamp, The Enchanted Horse and The Story Of The Greek King And The Physician Douban. 34 stories in all.

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Marie Le Prince de Beaumont

First published by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve in 1740. This edition is the 1756 version of the classic tale of Belle, who makes a promise to the Beast and goes to live with him in return for riches. Or something.

The Blue Fairy Book

The Blue Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, giants and dwarfs, monsters and magicians, 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. From the day that they were first printed, the Lang fairy tale books of many colors…

The Brown Fairy Book

The Brown Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

Stories include: What the Rose did to the Cypress; Ball-carrier and the Bad One; How Ball-carrier Finished His Task; The Bunyip; Father Grumbler; The Story of the Yara; The Cunning Hare; The Turtle and His Bride; How Geirald The Coward Was Punished; Habogi; How the Little Brother Set Free His Big Brothers; The Sacred Milk of Koumongoe; The Wicked Wolverine; The Husband of the Rat’s Daughter; The Mermaid…

Celtic Fairy Tales

Celtic Fairy Tales

Joseph Jacobs

Fully illustrated, this is a collection of 26 fairy tales. Stories include: Connla and the Fairy Maiden; Guleesh; The Field of Boliauns; The Horned Women; Conall Yellowclaw; Hudden and Dudden and Donald O’Neary; The Shepherd of Myddvai; The Sprightly Tailor; The Story of Deidre; Munachar and Manachar; Gold-Tree and Silver-Tree; King O’Toole…

Christmas Stories and Legends

Christmas Stories and Legends

Phebe A. Curtiss

A collection of twenty beloved classic stories of Christmas by various authors. Traditional and timeless, these include both well-known and less familiar tales of faith, sacrifice, joy, and hope to uplift the heart and bring light to a cherished winter holiday.

Cinderella

Cinderella

Jacob And Wilhelm Grimm

The original 1884 version of this classic fairy-tale written by the Grimm Brothers. At only 8 pages long, it makes you wonder how Disney managed to stretch this out to a full length movie. Also, you (like me) are most probably more familiar with the Charles Perault version of Cinderella, with the fairy Godmother and all that. If so, be prepared for a change…

The Crimson Fairy Book

The Crimson Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

A collection of 36 fairy tales including: Tiidu The Piper; Paperarelloo; 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…

English Fairy Tales

English Fairy Tales

Joseph Jacobs

Fully illustrated. From the Preface: ‘WHO says that English folk have no fairy tales of their own? The present volume contains only a selection out of some 140, of which I have found traces in this country. It is probable that many more exist. A quarter of the tales in this volume have been collected during the last ten years or so…

The Fairy Tale of the Green Snake and the Beautiful Lily

The Fairy Tale of the Green Snake and the Beautiful Lily

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

The Green Snake and the Beautiful Lily is a fairy tale by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe published in 1795. The story revolves around the crossing and bridging of a river, which represents the divide between the outer life of the senses and the ideal aspirations of the human being. It has been claimed that it was born out of Goethe’s reading

Folk Tales From the Russian

Folk Tales From the Russian

Verra de Blumenthal

This is a short illustrated collection of Russian folklore, including the famous Tale of Baba Yaga, the witch who lives in the wood in a moveable hut with hen’s feet. Other tales include; The Tsarevna Frog; Seven Simeons; The Language Of The Birds; Ivanoushka The Simpleton; Woe Bogotir; Dimian The Peasant; The Golden Mountain…

Forty-four Turkish Fairy Tales

Forty-four Turkish Fairy Tales

Ignácz Kúnos

This book draws on the rich folklore of Turkey with forty-four Turkish Fairy Tales. Most of these stories are framed by the usual fairy tale apparatus. There are quests to win the hand of a princess, evil step-relations, talking animals, magical objects and transformations, simple (but brave) peasants, wizards and witches, dragons and dungeons, thousand-league journeys, and loveable fools. The majority of these stories contain encounters…

The Green Fairy Book

The Green Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

Fully illustrated. Andrew Lang’s Fairy Books — also known as Andrew Lang’s “Coloured” Fairy Books — are a series of twelve collections of fairy tales, published between 1889 and 1910. The Green one has 42 fairy tales.

The Grey Fairy Book

The Grey Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

With over 50 illustrations. A collection of 35 fairy tales from Lang’s Fairy book series. Stories include: Donkey Skin; The Goblin Pony; An Impossible Enchantment; The Story Of Dschemil And Dschemila; Janni And The Draken; The Story Of Bensurdatu; Fortunatus And His Purse; The Goat-Faced Girl; The Story Of The Queen Of The Flowery Isles…

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