fairy tales

Stories to Shorten the Road by Effie Power, Dorothy Bayley, ill.

Stories to Shorten the Road.

Poor Man and the Flask of Oil, Murdoch's Rath, Man Who Was Going to Mind the House, Hans Who Made the Princess Laugh, King of the Birds, Why the Sea is Salt, Hafiz the Stonecutter, Old Woman and the Tramp, Goody 'Gainst the Stream, Katcha and the Devil, How the Son of the Gobjaun Saor Sold the Sheepskin, Jack the Giant Killer, the Three Golden Hairs of the Old Man Vsevede, The Red Ettin, The King and the Miller of Mansfield. Chosen by a Cleveland librarian.



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

A Book of Magical Beasts.

Note: This Book has been SOLD..



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.



The Juniper Tree and other tales from Grimm. Lore Segal, Randall Jarrell, Sendak

The Juniper Tree.

A good selection of Grimm, well written by the authors of Tell Me a Mitzi and The Bat Poet, with wonderful Sendak illustrations. In a sturdy slipcase with Sendak plate on front. New York Times Best Illustrated.  Note: This Book Has Been Sold.



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.



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

A Book of Enchantments and Curses.




The Cat, the Dog, and the Dormouse by Hall.

The Cat, the Dog, and the Dormouse.

Long modern written fairy tales, the title story comprising almost half the book. Twenty-nine black and white illustrations, full page and in text in intricate style. Reynolds was an accomplished animal illustrator active in the 20's. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD



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