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Book Information: Brown Fairy Book, the

Brown Fairy Book, the (1904) [Collection]
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Series: Andrew Lang's Colored Fairy Books

Summary :

32 less familiar folk tales from the American Indians, Australian Bushmen, African Kaffirs and from Persia, Lapland, Brazil, and India. Different enough to capture all imaginations.

Edited by Andrew Lang.
Contents:

  • What the Rose did to the Cypress
  • Ball-Carrier and the Bad One
  • How Ball-Carrier finished his Task
  • The Bunyip
  • Father Grumbler
  • The Story of the Yara
  • The Cunning Hare
  • The Turtle and his Bride
  • How Geirald the Coward was Punished
  • Habogi
  • How the Little Brother set Free his Big Brothers
  • The Sacred Milk of Koumongoe
  • The Wicked Wolverine
  • The Husband of the Rat's Daughter
  • The Mermaid and the Boy
  • Pivi and Kabo
  • The Elf Maiden
  • How Some Wild Animals became Tame Ones
  • Fortune and the Wood-Cutter
  • The Enchanted Head
  • The Sister of the Sun
  • The Prince and the Three Fates
  • The Fox and the Lapp
  • Kisa the Cat
  • The Lion and the Cat
  • Which was the Foolishest?
  • Asmund and Signy
  • Rubezahl
  • Story of the King who would be Stronger then Fate
  • Story of Wali Dad the Simple-hearted
  • Tale of a Tortoise and of a Mischievous Monkey
  • The Knights of the Fish

Original title: The Brown Fairy Book
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionFantasyFairy Tales
Fairy Tales & FolkloreRetellings


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