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Favourite Tales from Hans Christian Andersen

By: ANDERSEN, H.C., ARCHIPOVA, ANASTASIYA

Price: $36.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2001

Seller ID: 703


colour illustrations A collection of Hans Christian Andersen best-loved tales, beautifully illustrated by Anastasya Archipova, including "The Little Mermaid", "The Fir Tree", "The Swineherd", "The Little Match-Seller", and "The Emperor's New Suit". [When referring to this item please quote our ID 703] View more info

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King of Ireland's Son An Irish Folk Tale

By: COLUM, PADRAIC, POGANY, WILLY

Price: $29.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1986

Seller ID: 802


illustrations A born story-teller, Padraic Colum's prose holds the natural music of the spoken voice. Humour, poetry and action spring into these tales from the ancient lore of his native Ireland. The King of Ireland's son sets out to find the Enchanter of the Black Back-Lands where he meets the Enchanter's daughter, Fedelma and is betrothed to her. He loses her and his adventures to find her again lead him to the Land of the Mist, the Town of the Red Castle, and t... View more info

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First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts

By: DON, LARI

Price: $22.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Seller ID: 676


Helen has absolutely no interest in becoming a vet like her mother. So she isn't best pleased when asked to help an injured horse. Only this horse isn't entirely normal ...and nor are his friends. Without warning, Helen is thrust into an extraordinary world full of magical rituals, fantastical creatures and a dangerous, powerful beast known as the Master, who would destroy it all. Everything hinges on finding the lost Book of Wisdom before the Winter Solstice. Can Helen ... View more info

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Fetching of Spring

By: DOWN, REG

Price: $23.50

Seller ID: 12074


The Golden Bird has been stolen (apparently) and Tik-Tak is sent to fetch it. The naive and dreamy youth rides southwards (it’s warmer in that direction), gets kicked out of two kingdoms, meets Erce-Ma, loses his hopeless steed, gains a (much) better one, stumbles into the Undwelling and its townships, descends into Akkman’s Dwell, rescues the bird (and other abductees), returns (still not fully awake) with the bird, refuses the hand of the Princess (what!), ... View more info

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Illustrated Treasury of Grimm's Fairy Tales Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel and Many More Classic Stories

By: DRESCHER, DANIELA, GRIMM, JACOB, GRIMM, WILHELM

Price: $38.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12538


colour illustrations Two hundred years ago the Brothers Grimm published their famous collection of folk tales, including these thirty much-loved stories of helpful elves; giants who can see into the next land; foolish but good-hearted lads; princesses with golden hair; faithful servants and wicked queens. This sumptuously illustrated collection of essential Grimm classics includes stories every childhood needs: 'The Frog Prince', 'Little Red Riding Hood', 'Sleeping... View more info

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Little Red Riding Hood The Classic Grimm's Fairy Tale with Commentary for the Thoughtful Parent

By: FLAXMAN, ANDREW, DELISA, PATRICIA

Price: $26.95

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2006

Seller ID: 1165


illustrations Along with the Bible and Shakespeare, Grimms' fairy tales rank among the best selling literature of the Western world. And "Little Red Riding Hood" is perhaps the best known story of the Grimms brothers' collection. What accounts for such popularity? Like all of the Grimms' fairy tales, the characters in this story led us to discover the treasures in our own souls. Philosophies, artistic styles, and religious conventions change with time, but ... View more info

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Soul of Russia Magical Traditions in an Enchanted Landscape

By: GILCHRIST, CHERRY

Price: $36.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Seller ID: 671


30 colour illustrations In the heart of Russia, fairy stories, folk art and customs still carry hints of the old ways of perceiving the gods and spirits of home and nature. The Russian soul, whether in the city or the country, remains open to the Slavic way of life and its ancient beliefs. Such traditions link human life to the landscape and rhythms of nature in ways that have been lost elsewhere. 'Soul', dusha, is of prime importance to Russians, and not only reig... View more info

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Fairy Tale of the Green Snake and the Beautiful Lily, The Illustrated by David Newbatt

By: GOETHE, JOHANN WOLFGANG VON, RAINES, TOM, CARLYLE, THOMAS,

Price: $39.90

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 2007

Seller ID: 7793


7 colour illustrations A true fairy story is a work of art. At Michaelmas, in 1795, there appeared a series of stories of which the concluding one was a "Fairy Tale, The Green Snake and the Beautiful Lily". This tale tells of magical transformation, yet one which, when the time is ripe, can be experienced by every human being. The author of these stories was Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and the creation of this "Fairy Tale" was to have far reaching consequences. This... View more info

Fairy Tales and Art Mirrored in Human Consciousness

By: GOLD, MONICA

Price: $49.90

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 12301


If you are a teacher, parent, or friend of the Waldorf school movement and would like to know why the role of the fairy tale is so important in the earliest years of Waldorf School, please consider opening this book. Within you will discover the wisdom that lies behind the imagery, symbolism, and events woven into classic fairy tales, as well as the relationship between the history of story and of visual art, and how together they reveal volumes about human cons... View more info

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Iron Hans

By: GRIMM, JACOB AND GRIMM, WILHELM

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 1283


This is the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale about a wild man and a prince, sometimes known as Iron John. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 1283] View more info

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Hansel and Gretel A Grimm's Fairy Tale

By: GRIMM, JACOB, GRIMM, WILHELM, ARCHIPOVA, ANASTASIYA

Price: $19.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Seller ID: 665


colour illustrations This is the classic story of two children who are sent into the woods. The first time, they follow a trail of stones back to the house, but the second time they use breadcrumbs, which are eaten by the birds. Lost and alone, they discover a house made from gingerbread. Will the inhabitant of the house help them? [When referring to this item please quote our ID 665] View more info

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Snow White and Rose Red

By: GRIMM, JACOB, GRIMM, WILHELM, ARCHIPOVA, ANASTASIYA

Price: $23.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 972


colour illustrations Snow White and Rose Red are good, happy children, who live a peaceful life with their mother. When they meet a big black bear and an angry dwarf, their lives are changed for ever - but will good eventually triumph over evil? This classic tale from the Brothers Grimm is brought to life in beautiful illustrations by Russian artist, Anastasiya Archipova. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 972] View more info

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Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales

By: GRIMM, JACOB, GRIMM, WILHELM, CAMPBELL, JOSEPH, SCHARL, JOSEF, COLUM, PADRAIC

Price: $34.95

Publisher: United States, Random House USA Inc: 1990

Seller ID: 7880


illustrations One of the most beloved collections of fairy tales in a splendid new paperback edition. For almost 200 years, these stories of magic and myth gathered by the Brothers Grimm have been part of the way children - and adults - learn about the vagaries of the real world. Cinderella, Rapunzel, Snow White, Hansel and Gretel, little Red Riding Hood and Sleeping Beauty are only a few of more than 200 enchanting tales included in this collection. Lyrically tran... View more info

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Snow White and Rose Red

By: GRIMM, JACOB, GRIMM, WILHELM, MARSHALL, DENISE

Price: $29.99

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2008

Seller ID: 1183


illustrations Sisters Snow White and Rose Red play in an enchanted forest with woodland creatures. One day, an enormous talking bear appears and is soon befriended by the sisters' family. Evil enters the girls' lives in the form of a greedy and ill-tempered dwarf. Young readers will enjoy reading this enchanting story, as Snow White and Rose Red rescue the dwarf three times before he eventually comes to a bad end. Eventually, the sisters grow up and find happiness ... View more info

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Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm The Complete First Edition

By: GRIMM, JACOP AND WILHELM

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press:

Seller ID: 13379


When Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published their Children's and Household Tales in 1812, followed by a second volume in 1815, they had no idea that such stories as 'Rapunzel,' 'Hansel and Gretel,' and 'Cinderella' would become the most celebrated in the world. Yet few people today are familiar with the majority of tales from the two early volumes, since in the next four decades the Grimms would publish six other editions, each extensively revised in content and style. ... View more info

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Illustrated Treasury of Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN

Price: $27.99

Publisher: Floris Books: 2014

Seller ID: 13454


Hans Christian Andersen's classic tales of foolish emperors, lonely mermaids, icy queens and clever princesses have delighted children and adults alike for nearly two centuries. The stories' unique magic and wonder make them essential reading for any childhood.This beautifully illustrated collection of Andersen's best-loved fairy tales includes The Little Mermaid, The Snow Queen, Thumbelina, The Princess and the Pea and The Emperor's New Clothes.Each story is brought to ... View more info

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Power of Stories Nurturing Children's Imagination and Consciousness

By: KORNBERGER, HORST

Price: $29.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Seller ID: 850


From the great myths and legends to enchanting fairy tales, parables, fables and folk tales, stories can have a great healing and educative power. They come from our subconscious and imagination, deep inside us. They have much to teach us about ourselves, therefore, and the world we create around us. Horst Kornberger, a writer, artist and Steiner-Waldorf teacher, first explores the power of particular stories such as Odysseus, Parsifal, Oedipus, Bible stories and fairy t... View more info

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Folk Tales of Ireland

By: O'SULLIVAN, SEAN, DORSON, RICHARD MERCER

Price: $67.00

Publisher: United States, The University of Chicago Press: 1966

Seller ID: 11285


Few countries can boast such a plentitude of traditional folktales as Ireland. In 1935, the creation of The Irish Folklore Commission set in motion the first organized efforts of collecting and studying a multitude of folktales, both written as well as those of the Irish oral tradition. The Commission has collected well over a million pages of manuscripts. "Folktales of Ireland" offers chief archivist Sean O'Sullivan's representation of this awe-inspiring collect... View more info

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Fairy Tales

By: PECKHAM, MARGARET

Price: $13.50

Publisher: United States, Mercury Press Fellowship Community: 1982

Seller ID: 7589


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Little Prince

By: SAINT-EXUPERY, ANTOINE DE, CUFFE, T.V.F., SAINT-EXUPERY, ANTOINE DE

Price: $17.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Penguin Books Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 10970


illustrations The Little Prince & Letter to a Hostage Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupery Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leaves the safety of his own tiny planet to travel the universe, learning the vagaries of adult behaviour through a series of extraordinary encounters. His personal odyssey culminates in a voyage to ... View more info