The Twelve Dancing Princesses and Other Fairy Tales

The Twelve Dancing Princesses and Other Fairy Tales

by Kay Nielsen, Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
     
 


Brilliant color illustrations complement a noted folklorist's masterful retellings of traditional fairy tales in this splendid hardcover edition. Quiller-Couch, a distinguished Cambridge don, recounts seven tales of enchantment: "Minon-Minette," "Felicia, or The Pot of Pinks," "Rosanie, or The Inconstant Prince," "The Man Who Never Laughed," "John and the…  See more details below

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Brilliant color illustrations complement a noted folklorist's masterful retellings of traditional fairy tales in this splendid hardcover edition. Quiller-Couch, a distinguished Cambridge don, recounts seven tales of enchantment: "Minon-Minette," "Felicia, or The Pot of Pinks," "Rosanie, or The Inconstant Prince," "The Man Who Never Laughed," "John and the Ghosts," "The Czarina's Violet," and the title tale. The stories are illuminated by 23 color plates by Kay Nielsen, a Golden Age of Illustration artist whose Art Nouveau images recall the style of Aubrey Beardsley.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781606600252
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
09/19/2012
Series:
Calla Editions Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,039,446
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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