Swedish Folk Tales

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780863154577
  • Publisher: Floris Books
  • Publication date: 8/28/2004
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 344,347
  • Age range: 7 - 10 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 11.30 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

When Mother Troll Took in the King's Washing 7
The Magician's Cape 19
The Barrel Bung 26
The Seven Wishes 33
Leap the Elk and the Little Princess Cottongrass 40
The King's Choice 49
The Four Big Trolls and Little Peter Pastureman 57
The Troll Ride 69
The Trolls and the Youngest Tomte 74
The Ring 82
The Old Troll of Big Mountain 92
The Elf King's Ball 97
The Boy who was Never Afraid 103
The Magpie with Salt on her Tail 110
The Changelings 114
Stalo and Kauras 126
The Field of Jewels 129
Dag and Daga, and the Flying Troll of Sky Mountain 135
Linda-Gold and the Old King 146
The Queen's Pearl Necklace 151
The Crofters and the Gnomes 158
The Prince Without a Shadow 166
The Boy and the Trolls, or the Adventure 179
The Maiden in the Castle of Rosy Clouds 192
Agneta and the Sea King 199
The Golden Key 207
Bella's Glorious Adventure 215
The Giant Who Slept for Ten Thousand Years 223
The Queen 229
John Bauer 236
Acknowledgments 240
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