The Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales for my Children by Charles Kingsley is a collection of three Greek mythology stories: Perseus, The Argonauts, and Theseus. The author had a great fondness for Greek fairy tales and believed the adventures of the characters would inspire children to achieve higher goals with integrity....
A Story Which The Old May Interpret to the Young and Which the Young May Interpret to the Old
Illustrated by Blanche Fisher Laite
[Frontispiece: "Poor Cinderella."]
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1921 Copyright, 1921, by Charles Scribner's Sons
TO FREDERICA BRITTON
ARGUMENT: Everychild encounters the giant Fear and sets forth on a strange journey .
I. THE TWO STRANGERS II. EVERYCHILD'S ENCOUNTER WITH THE GIANT III. EVERYCHILD ENCOUNTERS ALA...
First Page:STORIES TO READ OR TELL
[Illustration: "A wonderful horse appeared, having a golden mane." (P. 13)]
STORIES TO READ OR TELL FROM FAIRY TALES AND FOLKLORE
Selected and Edited by LAURE CLAIRE FOUCHER Assistant in the New York Public Library
Illustrated by Ada Budell
NEW YORK MOFFAT, YARD AND COMPANY 1917
COPYRIGHT, 1911, BY MOFFAT, YARD AND COMPANY NEW YORK
Published October, 1911 New Edition March, 1917
The Stone Cutter Japanese 1
Prince Kindhearted ...
First Page:ALADDIN or the WONDERFUL LAMP
NEW YORK: JOHN McLOUGHLIN, Publisher, 24 Beekman Street.
Stereotyped by VINCENT DILL, Nos. 29 & 31 Beekman Street, N. Y.
THE HISTORY OF ALADDIN, OR THE WONDERFUL LAMP.
First Page:[Illustration: Old Man of the Mountain]
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First Page:ALADDIN UND DIE WUNDERLAMPE
Tausend und einer Nacht nacherz"ahlt
Mit Bildern von Max Lie...
First Page:[Illustration: ALL THE COURT CROWDED OUT TO SEE
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GRANNY'S WONDERFUL CHAIR
From the Story by FRANCES BROWNE
BLACKIE & SON LTD. London Glasgow Bombay
Printed and ...
Every boy and girl—and for that matter every man and woman, too—rejoices when the winter snows have vanished and the earth once more puts on her beautiful dress of green, for then the flowers wake from their sleep and clothe the earth with beauty.
Because all boys and girls love flowers, those of them who read this book will be interested in the beautiful stories they have to tell, loving them even more when they know something of their past history and some of the events with which they are associated.
First Page:Fairy Tales From Flowerland
Altemus' Fairy Ta...
King Alfred and the Cakes. Damon and Pythias. The Sword of Damocles. Bruce and the Spider. These are stories that many people who grew up in the last century would be familiar with. They were included in our text books or to be found in anthologies in our school libraries. However, for a new generation growing up, some of these may be new and unknown. Hence, Fifty Famous Stories Retold by James Baldwin would indeed be a great addition to your children's bookshelf.
James Baldwin, who shares his name with another famous American author was an editor, author and gifted ...
First Page:Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No 10.
The Matsuyama Mirror.
TOLD IN ENGLISH BY MRS. T. H. JAMES.
Published by T. HASEGAWA, 17 Kami Negishi, TOKYO.
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
A long long time ago, there lived in a quiet spot, a young man and his wife. They had one child, a little daughter, whom they both loved with all their hearts. I cannot tell you their names, for they have been long since forgotten, but the name of the place where they lived was Matsuyama, in the province of Echigo.