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Favorite fairy tales told in Scotland

  • 120 Pages
  • 4.18 MB
  • English
Beech Tree Books , New York
Fairy tales -- Scotland, Fairy tales, Folklore -- Sco



Statementretold by Virginia Haviland ; illustrated by Andrea Shine.
ContributionsShine, Andrea, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.H295 Favt 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1078239M
ISBN 100688126049
LC Control Number94001501

A collection of six Polish folktales, culled from various sources by Virginia Haviland, whose Favorite Fairy Tales series, begun with Favorite Fairy Tales Told In England ineventually grew to include sixteen volumes. This entry in the series, with /5. : Favorite Fairy Tales Told in Scotland (Favorite Fairy Tales, Book 11) (): Haviland, Virginia, Shine, Andrea: BooksAuthor: Virginia Haviland.

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Get this from a library. Favorite fairy tales told in Scotland. [Virginia Haviland; Adrienne Adams] -- A collection of six Scottish fairy tales retold in English.

Retold from various sources. New illustrators were used for Beech Tree reprints. Favorite Fairy Tales Told in France, Favourite Fairy Tales Told In Engla.

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Get this from a library. Favorite fairy tales told in Scotland. [Virginia Haviland; Andrea Shine] -- A collection of six traditional Scottish tales. The Favorite Fairy Tales book series by Virginia Haviland includes books Favorite Fairy Tales Told in France, Favorite Fairy Tales Told in England, Favorite Fairy Tales Told in Russia, and several more.

See the complete Favorite Fairy Tales series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Favorite fairy tales told in Scotland Item Preview remove-circle Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Folklore Publisher New York: Beech Tree Books Collection Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in China. Uploaded by [email protected] on Octo SIMILAR ITEMS (based on Pages: Virginia Haviland ( – January 6, ) was an American librarian and writer who became an international authority in children's literature.

She chaired the prestigious Newbery-Caldecott Award Committee, traveled and wrote extensively. Haviland is also well known for her Favorite Fairy Tales series, featuring stories from sixteen : 21 MayRochester, New York, US. Project Gutenberg's My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales, by Edric Vredenburg This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

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Imagine the history of fairy tales as a map: unfurl this imaginary terrain in your mind’s eye, and you will first see two prominent landmarks. My Book of Favourite Fairy Tales Contents The Old, Old Stories -- The Goose Girl -- Little Snow-White -- Cinderella -- Princess Goldenhair -- Little Red Riding Hood -- The White Fawn -- Hansel and Grethel -- Snow-White and Rose-Red -- The Sleeping Beauty -- Prince Chéri -- The White Cat -- Bluebeard -- Beauty and the Beast -- Tufty Riquet.

As early as the 17th century, this Frenchman who is thought to be the father of fairy tales, created some of the most imaginative and delightful stories ever told. His confabulations of a pumpkin carriage and Fairy Godmother in Cinderella, for example, are magnificently : Valerie Ogden.Evaline Ness, illustration from Favorite Fairy Tales Told in n by Virginia Haviland.

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