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Andrew Lang fairy tales

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The Blue Fairy Book

Blue fairy book Andrew Lang cover Notes: The first of a collection of twelve fairy tale books, gathered by Andrew Lang from various sources. Published in 1889, the Blue Fairy Book contains 37 stories.

Author: Various
Editor: Andrew Lang
Published: 1889
Publisher: Langmans, Green, and Co., London; New York


1.Prince Hyacinth and the Dear Little Princess
2.East of the Sun and West of the Moon
3.The Yellow Dwarf
4.Little Red Riding Hood
5.The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood
6.Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper
7.The Tale of a Youth Who Set Out to Learn what Fear Was
8.Rumpelstiltzkin
9.Beauty and the Beast
10.The Master-Maid
11.Why the Sea is Salt
12.The Master Cat; or, Puss in Boots
13.Felicia and the Pot of Pinks
14.The White Cat
15.The Water-Lily. The Gold-Spinners
16.The Terrible Head
17.The Story of Pretty Goldilocks
18.The History of Whittington
19.The Wonderful Sheep
20.Little Thumb
21.Hansel and Grettel
22.Snow-White and Rose-Red
23.The Goose-Girl
24.Toads and Diamonds
25.Prince Darling
26.Blue Beard
27.Trusty John
28.The Brave Little Tailor
29.A Voyage to Lilliput
30.The Princess on the Glass Hill
31.The History of Jack the Giant-Killer
32.The Black Bull of Norroway
33.The Red Etin

The Red Fairy Book

Red fairy book Andrew Lang coverNotes: The second book from Andrew Lang's collection was first published in 1890 and contains 37 fairy tales.

Author: Various
Editor: Andrew Lang
Published: 1890
Publisher: Langmans, Green, and Co., London; New York


1.The Twelve Dancing Princesses
2.The Princess Mayblossom
3.Soria Moria Castle
4.The Death of Koshchei the Deathless
5.The Black Thief and Knight of the Glen
6.The Master Thief
7.Brother and Sister
8.Princess Rosette
9.The Enchanted Pig
10.The Norka
11.The Wonderful Birch
12.Jack and the Beanstalk
13.The Little Good Mouse
14.Graciosa and Percinet
15.The Three Princesses of Whiteland
16.The Voice of Death
17.The Six Sillies
18.Kari Woodengown
19.Drakestail
20.The Ratcatcher
21.The True History of Little Golden Hood
22.The Golden Branch
23.The Three Dwarfs
24.Dapplegrim
25.The Enchanted Canary
26.The Twelve Brothers
27.Rapunzel
28.The Nettle Spinner
29.Farmer Weatherbeard
30.Mother Holle
31.Minnikin
32.Bushy Bride
33.Snowdrop
34.The Golden Goose
35.The Seven Foals
36.The Marvellous Musician
37.The Story of Sigurd

The Green Fairy Book

Green fairy book Andrew Lang coverNotes: The third book from Andrew Lang's collection was first published in 1892 and contains 42 fairy tales.

Author: Various
Editor: Andrew Lang
Published: 1892
Publisher: Langmans, Green, and Co., London; New York


1.The Blue Bird
2.The Half-Chick
3.The Enchanted Watch
4.Rosanella
5.Sylvain and Jocosa
6.Fairy Gifts
7.Prince Narcissus and the Princess Potentilla
8.Prince Featherhead and the Princess Celandine
9.The Three Little Pigs
10.Heart of Ice
11.The Enchanted Ring
12.The Snuff-Box
13.The Golden Blackbird
14.The Little Soldier
15.The Magic Swan
16.The Dirty Shepherdess
17.The Enchanted Snake
18.The Biter Bit
19.King Kojata
20.Prince Fickle and Fair Helena
21.Puddocky
22.The Story of the Three Bears
23Prince Vivien and the Princess Placida
24.Little One-Eye, Little Two-Eyes, and Little Three-Eyes
25.Jorinde and Joringel
26.Allerleirauh; or, the Many-Furred Creature
27.The Twelve Huntsmen
28.Spindle, Shuttle, and Needle
29.The Crystal Coffin
30.The Three Snake-Leaves
31.The Riddle
32.Jack My Hedgehog
33.The Golden Lads
34.The White Snake
35.The Story of a Clever Tailor
36.The Golden Mermaid
37.The War of the Wolf and the Fox
38.The Story of the Fisherman and His Wife
39.The Three Musicians
40The Three Dogs
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