Modern Juvenile Fairy & Folk Collections

Fairy & Folk Tales: Modern Juvenile Fairy & Folk Collections. Includes modern written fairy tale collections, modern 19th c author collections (Grimm, Andersen, Asbjornsen, Perrault, etc) and theme based collections. Does not include Myths, Fables, and Legends, a related term.
Tales of the Western World by Suddeth & Morenus, Warren Hunter, ill.

Tales of the Western World: folk tales of the Americas.

38 tales from the Western Hemisphere, in 12 sections, taken primarily from English sources and "modified, condensed or expanded" by the authors.

$14.00

 

A Book of Magical Beasts by Ruth Manning-Sanders, Raymond Briggs, ill.

A Book of Magical Beasts.

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$16.00

 

Mouse Woman and the Vanished Princesses by Christie Harris, Tait, ill.

Mouse Woman and the Vanished Princesses.

"It was in the days of very long ago, when things were different." Among the narnauks great and small who roamed the Northwest was Mouse Woman, a tidy, proper soul. When the princesses of the people began to disappear, she offered her quiet help. Canadian Library Assoc. Award, IBBY Award.

$12.00

 

Mouse Woman and the Muddleheads by Christie Harris, Tait, ill.

Mouse Woman and the Muddleheads.

"It was in the days of very long ago, when things were different." Among the narnauks great and small who roamed the Northwest was Mouse Woman, a tidy, proper soul who never could stand a muddlehead.

$10.00

 

The Monkey's Haircut and other stories told by the Maya.

A mixture of stories told by the Maya, from the Popul Vuh to African and Spanish stories, collected and retold by an outstanding interpretor of folklore for children.

$12.00

 

The King of the Hermits by Jack Sendak, Margot Zemach ill.

The King of the Hermits and other Stories.

Written folk tales with the flavour of Eastern Europe.

$9.00

 

K'tonton on an Island in the Sea.

For over forty years, K'tonton, the Jewish Tom Thumb, has been up to his magic tricks. Here he is blown out to sea and takes care of himself on a desert island, observing all the holidays. Weilerstein is three times recipient of Annual Juvenile Award of the Jewish Book Council of America for her cumulative contribution to Jewish literature.

$12.00

 

Selected Fairy Tales by Barbara Leonie Picard, Julia Cobbold, ill.

Selected Fairy Tales.

Enchanting original fairy tales picked from her own favorites by Picard, a modern master.

$45.00

 

Jade Tales by MIcheline Maurel, Annick Delhumeau, ill.

Jade Tales.

Stylized line drawings illustrate these original French tales with a modern twist. One of a series of books of modern tales from different sources.

$28.00

 

A Book of Enchantments and Curses by Ruth Manning-Sanders.

A Book of Enchantments and Curses.

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$50.00

 

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