The Blue Fairy Book
by Andrew Lang
Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide 2003
Number of pages: 238
This is Andrew Lang's classic selection of popular fairy tales: The Bronze Ring, The Yellow Dwarf, Little Red Riding-Hood, The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood, Cinderella, Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp, Rumpelstiltzkin, Beauty and the Beast, The Master-Maid, Puss in Boots, The White Cat, The Water-Lily, The Story of Pretty Goldilocks, Little Thumb, The Forty Thieves, Hansel and Grettel, Snow-White and Rose-Red, The Goose-Girl, A Voyage to Lilliput, and many more.
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by William Makepeace Thackeray - eBooks@Adelaide
The Rose and the Ring is one of those special literary treats which happen when a writer for adults turns (in this case) his attention to the world of children. It's a classic fairy tale, told with Thackeray's customary insight into characters.
by J. M. Barrie - C. Scribner's sons
In Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, J.M. Barrie first created Peter Pan as a baby, living a wild and secret life with birds and fairies in the middle of London. Peter is a seven-day-old infant who, like all infants, used to be part bird.
by Hans Christian Andersen
A collection of fairy tales by the well-known writer features such popular tales as The Emperor’s New Clothes, The Real Princess, The Shoes of Fortune, The Snow Queen, The Bell, The Old House, The Happy Family, The Story of a Mother, etc.
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