Czech, Moravian and Slovak Fairy Tales

Czech, Moravian and Slovak Fairy Tales

by Parker Fillmore, Jan Matulka, Jan Matulka
     
 
Everyone loves a "Story that Never Ends."..Such is the aptly titled last story in this authentic collection of Czech, Moravian and Slovak fairy tales, that will charm readers young and old alike.

Fifteen different classic, regional folk tales and 23 charming illustrations whisk the reader to places of romance, deception, royalty, and magic. "The Betrothal Gifts, "

Overview

Everyone loves a "Story that Never Ends."..Such is the aptly titled last story in this authentic collection of Czech, Moravian and Slovak fairy tales, that will charm readers young and old alike.

Fifteen different classic, regional folk tales and 23 charming illustrations whisk the reader to places of romance, deception, royalty, and magic. "The Betrothal Gifts, " "Grandfather's Eyes, " and "The Golden Spinning-Wheel" are a few examples of the enchanting stories that make this collection of fairy tales a beautiful addition to any library.

Young adults will appreciate and enjoy these stories as much as children! For anyone interested in the classic regional fairy tales of the Czech Republic and Slovakia, here is an ideal gift idea, a learning tool, and a unique perspective into the literature and culture of this region.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781807142
Publisher:
Hippocrene Books, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Series:
Library of Folklore
Edition description:
Illustrate Edition
Pages:
243
Product dimensions:
5.84(w) x 8.49(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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