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4 edition of blue fairy book. found in the catalog.

blue fairy book.

Andrew Lang

blue fairy book.

by Andrew Lang

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy tales

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Grace Dallas Clarke. Prepared under the supervision of Josette Frank.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.L15 Bl26
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6271348M
    LC Control Number59008473
    OCLC/WorldCa4032134

    The Blue Fairy Book was the first volume in the series and so it contains some of the best known tales, taken from a variety of sources: not only from Grimm, but exciting adventures by Charles Perrault and Madame d'Aulnoy, The Arabian Nights, and other stories from popular traditions. Here in one attractive paperbound volume — with enlarged. The Blue Fairy Book. Illustrations by H.J. Ford. New York, Longmans, Green and Co., This book was originally published in , however, I have added the coloured frontispiece from the edition to this post. I did so because the illustration is the work of Henry J. Ford, who masterminded the art for the entire original Lang coloured.

      By: Andrew Lang () Published in , The Blue Fairy Book is the first book in the series of story collections known as Andrew Lang's “Coloured” Fairy Books, which bring to life the classic fairytales by Grimm, Madame d'Aulnoy and Perrault among other folklore sources. Most captivating is the fact that the collection features the stories in pristine an unaltered conditions 5/5(1). Fairy tale by Andrew Lang - Blue fairy book Once upon a time there lived in a certain village a little country girl, the prettiest creature was ever seen. Her mother was excessively fond of her; and her grandmother doted on her still more.

    The Blue Fairy Book was immediately successful, and the series effected a seismic shift in the public's taste for fairytales. Unprecedented in the international scope of its sources, the success of the series also owes much "to the devoted work of their illustrator, who. . The best known books of the series are the twelve collections of fairy tales, known as Andrew Lang's "Coloured" Fairy Books or Andrew Lang's Fairy Books of Many Colors. In all, the volumes feature stories, besides the poems in The Blue Poetry Book. Andrew Lang () was a Scots poet, novelist, and literary critic.


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“The Blue Fairy Book” is the first of twelve fairy stories that were researched, translated and compiled by Andrew Lang () and his wife, Lang, a Scotsman, was a literary critic, novelist, poet, and a contributor to the field of anthropology,Cited by: 7. “The Blue Fairy Book” is the first of twelve fairy stories that were researched, translated and compiled by Andrew Lang () and his wife, Lang, a Scotsman, was a literary critic, novelist, poet, and a contributor to the field of anthropology,4/4().

The Blue Fairy Book was the first volume in the series and so it contains some of the best known tales, taken from a variety of sources: not only from Grimm, but exciting adventures by Charles Perrault and Madame D'Aulnoy, the Arabian Nights, and other stories from popular traditions/5.

The Blue Fairy Book assembled a wide range of tales, with seven from the Brothers Grimm, five from Madame d'Aulnoy, three from the Arabian Nights, and four 5/5(1). 38 rows  Andrew Lang's Blue Fairy Book () was a beautifully produced and illustrated edition of.

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/5(31). The Blue Fairy Book Contents: The bronze ring -- Prince Hyacinth and the dear little princess -- East of the sun and West of the moon -- The yellow dwarf -- Little Red Riding-Hood -- The sleeping beauty in the wood -- Cinderella; or, the little glass slipper -- Aladdin and the wonderful lamp -- The tale of a youth who set out to learn what fear.

The first installment of Andrew Lang's widely read classics and arguably his best known, The Blue Fairy Book has been admired time and time again, enchanting readers with its carefully crafted prose and eclectic assortment of fairy tales.

Originally published inthis collection of celebrated tales has stood the test of : Racehorse. the blue fairy book by various edited by andrew lang contents. the bronze ring. prince hyacinth and the dear little princess east of the sun and west of the moon.

the yellow dwarf. little red riding hood. the sleeping beauty in the wood. cinderella, or the little glass slipper. The Blue Fairy Book Intensive Description: InAndrew Lang, a Scottish poet and novelist, began publishing his now beloved 12 volume set of variously colored Fairy Books in which he had compiled many much-loved children’s stories and fairy tales from around the world.

Blue Fairy Book Teacher Guide Sample. The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang contains most of the fairy tales that have been retold for over a century, in a beautiful leather edition meant to last. Our Study Guide and Teacher Guide increase both the understanding of.

Editions for The Blue Fairy Book: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), Cited by: 7.

Andrew Lang's Fairy Books or Andrew Lang's "Coloured" Fairy Books constitute a twelve-book series of fairy tale collections. Although Andrew Lang did not collect the stories himself from the oral tradition, the extent of his sources, who had collected them originally (with the notable exception of Madame d'Aulnoy), made them an immensely influential collection, especially as he used foreign.

Andrew Lang's Blue Fairy Book () was a beautifully produced and illustrated edition of fairy tales that has become a classic. This was followed by many other collections of fairy tales, collectively known as Andrew Lang's Fairy Books/5(94). The Blue Fairy Book – so popular in its day that it went on to launch an entire series (the Rainbow Fairy Books) – has all the ingredients one would expect to find in a collection of fairy tales: the bewitched and the beautiful, the fearful and the brave.

The good are as true-hearted as they are fair, and as heroic as they are handsome, but not everyone lives happily ever after, and even. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang (, Hardback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. The Blue Fairy Book was the first volume in the series and so it contains some of the best known tales, taken from a variety of sources: not only from Grimm, but exciting adventures by Charles Perrault and Madame d’Aulnoy, The Arabian Nights, and other stories from popular traditions.

” (from the publisher). "The Blue Fairy Book" is amazing. I am planning to collect all of Andrew Lang's color fairy tale books. It has an excellent group of stories from different fairy tale writers, including Perrault, d'Aulnoy, and Grimm.

This book was originally printed in the 19th century. It has not been abridged, nor have any of the original pictures been taken by: 7. The first installment of Andrew Lang's widely read classics and arguably his best known, The Blue Fairy Book has been admired time and time again, enchanting readers with its carefully crafted prose and eclectic assortment of fairy tales.

Originally published inthis collection of Released on: Ma The best thing about, "The Blue Fairy Book" is that it reminds me of the fairy tales that I read in England when I was young. This isn't necessarily the book for children, unless an adult explains it and makes sure the children don't think this is real.

I would have read it to my daughter, but not my son. The blue fairy book. The blue fairy book ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share, | 9 / The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang, antique book of fairy tales. Illustrated, Hansel and Gretel, Cinderella. Witch gift, fairy gift, goth TheBohemianBookstore 5 out of 5 stars (31) $ Originally published inThe Blue Fairy Book was the first of 12 volumes of fairy tales from around the world, collected by renowned folklorist Andrew Lang.

For more than a century it has been the book that introduces young readers to timeless fairy tales that include "Hansel and Gretel," "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp," "Beauty and the Beast," "The Master Cat; or, Puss in Boots," "The.