Pink Fairy Book: The Cat's Elopement, How the Dragon Was Tricked, The Goblin and the Grocer, The House in the Wood, Uraschimataro and the Turtle, The Slaying of the Tanuki, The Flying Trunk, The Snow-Man, The Shirt-Collar, The Princess in the Chest... [NOOK Book]

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All people in the world tell nursery tales to their children. The Japanese tell them, the Chinese, the Red Indians by their camp fires, the Eskimo in their dark dirty winter huts. The Kaffirs of South Africa tell them, and the modern Greeks, just as the old Egyptians did, when Moses had not been many years rescued out of the bulrushes. The Germans, French, Spanish, Italians, Danes, Highlanders tell them also, and the stories are apt to be like each other everywhere. A child who has read the Blue and Red and ...
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Pink Fairy Book: The Cat's Elopement, How the Dragon Was Tricked, The Goblin and the Grocer, The House in the Wood, Uraschimataro and the Turtle, The Slaying of the Tanuki, The Flying Trunk, The Snow-Man, The Shirt-Collar, The Princess in the Chest...

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All people in the world tell nursery tales to their children. The Japanese tell them, the Chinese, the Red Indians by their camp fires, the Eskimo in their dark dirty winter huts. The Kaffirs of South Africa tell them, and the modern Greeks, just as the old Egyptians did, when Moses had not been many years rescued out of the bulrushes. The Germans, French, Spanish, Italians, Danes, Highlanders tell them also, and the stories are apt to be like each other everywhere. A child who has read the Blue and Red and Yellow Fairy Books will find some old friends with new faces in the Pink Fairy Book, if he examines and compares. But the Japanese tales will probably be new to the young student; the Tanuki is a creature whose acquaintance he may not have made before...
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781471000614
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • Publication date: 12/8/2011
  • Sold by: LULU PRESS
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 543 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 14, 2007

    Tales of the World

    Lang's collected fairy tales from all over the world, including Native American, which combine to make a fantastic book for any child from anywhere in the world.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 16, 2004

    I love fairies!!!

    My friends and i absolutely LOVE fairies...i think i'm gonna buy this book 'cause i've read it at my friends' houses...

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 3, 2002

    A nice refreshing mix of fairy tales!

    My mother actully bought this for me when I was little. I still have the book and enjoy reading it. Specially like the Japanese tale, The Cat's Elopement.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 30, 2015

    I'm trying to find out if it's good or bad!

    Can you just say if it's good or bad instead of writing randome things that don't mean anything!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 15, 2014

    Love

    I love fairy tales

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 20, 2012

    Cat

    He shrugged.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 20, 2012

    Petal to the cat

    Sure. I say. What breed are u?

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 13, 2012

    Cinnamon

    K. So the girls names/breeds are river, who is a tuxedo cat and ice. Who is a white persian.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted May 23, 2011

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