The Resource European folk and fairy tales, (ebook)

European folk and fairy tales, (ebook)

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European folk and fairy tales
Title
European folk and fairy tales
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This vintage book contains Joseph Jacobs' 1916 collection of fairy tales, "European Folk and Fairy Tales", features over two dozen stories taken from popular oral tradition united with John D. Batten's black and white drawings. Heavily influenced by the Brothers Grimm and the romantic nationalism ubiquitous in his contemporary folklorists, Jacobs was responsible for introducing English fairy tales to English children, who had previously chiefly enjoyed those derived from French and German folklore. Beautifully illustrated by John D. Batten, these timeless fairy tales make for ideal bedtime reading and are not to be missed by collectors. Contents include: "Cinder-Maid", "All Change", "The King of the Fishes", "Scissors", "Beauty and the Beast", "Reynard and Bruin", "The Dancing Water, Singing Apple, and Speaking Bird", "The Language of Animals", "The Three Soldiers", "A Dozen at a Bow", and more. John Dickson Batten (1860-1932) was a British painter, illustrator and print maker who was a leading light in the Art Nouveau movement. He illustrated a number of of fairy tale books written by Joseph Jacobs as well as English language versions of Arabian Nights and Dante's Inferno. Pook Press celebrates the great 'Golden Age of Illustration' in children's classics and fairy tales - a period of unparalleled excellence in book illustration. We publish rare and vintage Golden Age illustrated books, in high-quality colour editions, so that the masterful artwork and story-telling can continue to delight both young and old
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Midwest
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1854-1916
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Jacobs, Joseph
Dewey number
398.21
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Fairy tales
  • Tales
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
European folk and fairy tales, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781528782753
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12115362
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12115362
System control number
MWT12115362
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
European folk and fairy tales, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781528782753
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12115362
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12115362
System control number
MWT12115362
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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