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Fairy Book

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LITTLE PRUDY SERIES.

FAIRY BOOK.

BY

SOPHIE MAY.

BOSTON: LEE AND SHEPARD, (SUCCESSORS TO PHILLIPS, SAMPSON, & CO.) 1866.

Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1865, by LEE & SHEPARD, In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.

[Illustration: CRISTOBAL. Page 32.]

THIS BOOK OF FAIRY TALES IS DED...

Mjallhv

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MJALLHV'IT.

AEFINT'YRI HANDA B"ORNUM,

MED 17 MYNDUM.

[Illustration]

M. GR'IMSSON

hefur íslenzkad.

KAUPMANNAH"OFN.

'A kostnad E. Jónssonar. Prentad hjá Louis Klein. 1852.

Thad var einu sinni um hávetur í ákafri snjókomu, ad drottning nokkur sat vid gluggann í h"ollinni sinni, og var ad sauma. En gluggagrindin var úr hrafnsv"ortu "íbenholti"[1]. Henni vard thá litid út um gluggann á mj"ollina, sem hlódst nidur í gluggatóptina, og sem var svo drifthvít ad thad var undur. Hún stakk sig thá á náli...

The Chinese Fairy Book –by: Richard Wilhelm

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THE CHINESE FAIRY BOOK

EDITED BY DR. R. WILHELM

TRANSLATED AFTER ORIGINAL SOURCES BY FREDERICK H. MARTENS

[Illustration]

WITH SIX ILLUSTRATIONS IN COLOR BY GEORGE W. HOOD

NEW YORK FREDERICK A. STOKES COMPANY PUBLISHERS

Copyright, 1921, by FREDERICK A. STOKES COMPANY

All Rights Reserved

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The English Fairy Book The Welsh ...

The Song of Sixpence Picture Book

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THE SONG OF SIXPENCE PICTURE BOOK

[Illustration: CONTAINING SING A SONG OF SIXPENCE PRINCESS BELLE ETOILE ALPHABET OF OLD FRIENDS]

WALTER CRANE'S PICTURE BOOKS

LONDON & NEW YORK: JOHN LANE

[Illustration] [Illustration]

THE SONG OF SIXPENCE PICTURE BOOK

CONTAINING SING A SONG OF SIXPENCE; PRINCESS BELLE ETOILE; AN ALPHABET OF OLD FRIENDS: WITH THE ORIGINAL COLOURED DESIGNS BY WALTER CRANE

INCLUDING A PREFACE AND OTHER EMBELLISHMENTS

[Illustration]

LONDON & NEW YORK JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD

PREFACE...

Der Goldene Topf

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DER GOLDENE TOPF

von

E.T.A. HOFFMANN:

Mit 11 Federzeichnungen von Edmund Schaefer

[Illustration: Titelbild. Die Frauenkirche in Dresden]

Erstes bis fünftes Tausend Verlag von Gustav Kiepenheuer Weimar 1913

ERSTE VIGILIE.

Die Unglücksf"alle des Studenten Anselmus. Des Konrektors Paulmann Sanit"atsknaster und die goldgrünen Schlangen.

Am Himmelfahrtstage, Nachmittags um drei Uhr rannte ein junger Mensch in Dresden durchs schwarze Tor und geradezu in einen Korb mit "Apfeln und Kuchen hinein, die ein altes h"assliches Weib feilbot, so dass Alles, was ...

Hindoo Tales or the Adventures of Ten Princes –by: Dandin

This book describes the adventures of ten Kumaras, i.e., young men, (all of whom are either princes or sons of royal ministers), as narrated by the men themselves. These narratives are replete with accounts of demigods, ghosts, gamblers, intrigues with voluptious women, astonishing coincidences, cockfights, anthropophagy, sorcery, robberies, murders and wars.

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HINDOO TALES

OR, THE ADVENTURES OF TEN PRINCES

FREELY TRANSLATED FROM THE SANSCRIT OF THE DASAKUMARACHARITAM

BY P. W. JACOB

STRAHAN & CO. 56 LUDGATE HILL, LONDON

1873

TRANSLATO...

Fairy Tales from Brazil –by: Elsie Spicer Eells

This book, subtitled "How and Why Tales from Brazilian Folk-Lore", is a collection of short stories, most of them etiologial myths from Brazilian Indian Folklore.

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FAIRY TALES FROM BRAZIL

How and Why Tales from Brazilian Folk Lore

by

ELSIE SPICER EELLS

With Illustrations by Helen M. Barton

This special edition is published by arrangement with the publisher of the regular edition, Dodd, Mead & Company.

Cadmus Books E. M. Hale and Company Chicago

Copyright, 1917, by Dodd, Mead and Company, Inc.

ACKNOWLEDGMENT

Thanks are due to the ...

The Happy Prince and Other Tales –by: Oscar Wilde

The Happy Prince and Other Tales (also sometimes called The Happy Prince and Other Stories) is an 1888 collection of stories for children by Oscar Wilde. It is most famous for The Happy Prince, the short tale of a metal statue who befriends a migratory bird. Together, they bring happiness to others, in life as well as in death. The stories included in this collection are:

The Happy Prince
The Nightingale and the Rose
The Selfish Giant
The Devoted Friend
The Remarkable Rocket

The stories convey an appreciation for the exotic, the sensual and for masculine beauty....
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