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Puss-cat Mew (1869) [Short Story]
by E.H. Knatchbull-Hugessen Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary :

"Puss-cat Mew" purports to give the story behind the nursery rhyme of the same title. It tells the story of a young man named Joe Brown who journeys into a large and gloomy forest where Ogres, Dwarfs, and Fairies dwell. He marries one of the Fairies, and eventually has to venture into the forest and destroy the Ogres in order to regain his bride.

Originally published in Stories for My Children. Also appears in Tales Before Tolkien

Original title: Puss-Cat Mew
Original languages: English


Genre: Fairy Tales & FolkloreOriginal Creations

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Tales Before Tolkien (2003) [Anthology]
      Authors: L. Frank Baum , Edith Nesbit , Lord Dunsany , William Hope Hodgson , Arthur Machen , Abraham Merritt , John Buchan , James Branch Cabell , George MacDonald , Frank R. Stockton , William Morris , H. Rider Haggard , Ludwig Tieck , E.H. Knatchbull-Hugessen , Richard Garnett , Andrew Lang , Clemence Housman , Kenneth Morris , Francis Stevens , E.A. Wyke-Smith , Austin Tappan Wright , David Lindsay

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