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Norwegische Volksmhrchen I. gesammelt von P. Asbjrnsen und Jrgen Moe

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Norwegische Volksm"ahrchen.

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Norwegische Volksm"ahrchen, gesammelt von P. Asbj"ornsen und J"orgen Moe.

Deutsch von Friederich Bresemann.

Mit einem Vorworte von Ludwig Tieck.

Erster Band.

Verlegt von M. Simion in Berlin.

1847.

Gedruckt bei Julius Sittenfeld in Berlin.

Vorwort.

Vor funfzig Jahren etwa waren bei vielen ernsthaften, selbst gebildeten Leuten die M"ahrchen, Erz"ahlungen von Feen und seltsamen Erscheinungen von Gespenstern und Geistern in üblem Ruf. Die Geschichten der Tausend und Einen Nacht genossen bei poetischen Gemüthern eini...

Custom and Myth –by: Andrew Lang

CUSTOM AND MYTH
INTRODUCTION.
Though some of the essays in this volume have appeared in various serials, the majority of them were written expressly for their present purpose, and they are now arranged in a designed order. During some years of study of Greek, Indian, and savage mythologies, I have become more and more impressed with a sense of the inadequacy of the prevalent method of comparative mythology. That method is based on the belief that myths are the result of a disease of language, as the pearl is the result of a disease of the oyster. It is argued that men at some period, ...

The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault –by: Charles Perrault

This book is an early collection of ten well-known fairy tales. It is thought to have begun the genre of fairy tales.

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THE FAIRY TALES OF CHARLES PERRAULT

Illustrated by Harry Clarke

With an Introduction by Thomas Bodkin

George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. 2 & 3 Portsmouth Street Kingsway London. W.C.2.

First published August 1922

CONTENTS.

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INTRODUCTION 9

LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD 21

THE FAIRY 27

BLUE BEAR...

The Arabian Nights –by: Andrew Lang

The Arabian Nights is a collection of Perso-Arabic folk tales and other stories. The collection, or at least certain stories drawn from it (or purporting to be drawn from it), became widely known in the West from the 18th century, after it was translated from the Arabic — first into French and then into English and other European languages. The first English language edition, based on Galland’s French rather than the original Arabic, rendered the title as The Arabian Nights’ Entertainment – and this, or simply The Arabian Nights, has been the title by which it has been best known to...

Green Forest Fairy Book

This is a volume of original fairy tales by Loretta Ellen Brady.

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[Illustration: "And now, Yvonne, to set your mind at rest, gaze into the pool at your feet." Frontispiece. See Page 168. ]

THE GREEN FOREST FAIRY BOOK

THE GREEN FOREST FAIRY BOOK

BY LORETTA ELLEN BRADY

WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY ALICE B PRESTON

[Illustration]

LITTLE, BROWN AND COMPANY BOSTON

Copyright, 1920 , BY LITTLE, BROWN, AND COMPANY.

All rights reserved

TO THE BOYS AND GIRLS ...

Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales

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COSSACK FAIRY TALES

Uniform with this Volume

RUSSIAN FAIRY TALES

From the Skazki of Polevoi. By R. NISBET BAIN. Illustrated in Colour and Black and White by NOEL L. NISBET

[Illustration: THEY CAME TO THE PLACE WHERE HE HAD LEFT HER PAGE 79]

COSSACK FAIRY TALES AND FOLK TALES SELECTED EDITED AND TRANSLATED BY R. NISBET BAIN ILLUSTRATED BY NOEL L. NISBET

LONDON: GEORGE G. HARRAP & CO. 2 & 3 PORTSMOUTH STREET KINGSWAY W.C. MCMXVI

PRINTED AT THE COMPLETE PRESS WEST NORWOOD ENGLAND

CONTENTS

PA...

Die Nymphe des Brunnens –by: Johann Karl August Musus

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Gerlach's Jugendbücherei

Die Nymphe des Brunnens. Nach J. K. A. Mus"aus.

Bilder von Ignaz Taschner.

Text bearbeitet von Hans Fraungruber.

Verlag von Martin Gerlach & Co.

Wien und Leipzig.

Druck von Christoph Reisser's S"ohne Wien V. Ausstattung gesetzlich geschützt.

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Drei Meilen hinter Dinkelsbühl im Schwabenlande lag vorzeiten ein altes Raubschlos...

My First Picture Book With Thirty-six Pages of Pictures Printed in Colours by Kronheim –by: Joseph Martin Kronheim

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My

First Picture Book.

With

Thirty six pages of pictures

Printed in colours by Kronheim.

London & New York: George Routledge and Sons.

Transcriber's note: The grouping of letters in the alphabet section and a few paragraph breaks have been adjusted to accomodate image placement. There were no illustrations for the letters J and X in the original.

Contents

My First Alphabet The Little Old Woman who Lived in a Shoe The Babes in the Wood Little Bo Peep The History of Five Little Pigs The History of Old Mother Goose and her Son ...

The Olive Fairy Book –by: Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang’s Olive Fairy Book (1907) was a beautifully produced and illustrated edition of fairy tales that has become a classic. This was one of many other collections of fairy tales, collectively known as Andrew Lang’s Fairy Books.

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THE OLIVE FAIRY BOOK

EDITED BY ANDREW LANG

WITH EIGHT COLOURED PLATES AND WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS BY H. J. FORD

LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO. 91 AND 93 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK LONDON, BOMBAY, AND CALCUTTA ...

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