The Lilac Fairy Book Folio Society Edition The Brown Bear of Norway an Irish tale that echoes Beauty and the Beast is one of the memorable stories in this fascinating collection created by folklorist Andrew Lang Another derives from the Welsh
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Title: The Lilac Fairy Book - Folio Society Edition
Author: Andrew Lang Caitlin Hackett Geraldine McCaughrean
The Brown Bear of Norway an Irish tale that echoes Beauty and the Beast is one of the memorable stories in this fascinating collection created by folklorist Andrew Lang Another derives from the Welsh Mabinogion and tells an Arthurian legend, The Winning of Olwen The Heart of a Monkey is a Swahili tale about a wily shark and a courteous but sharp witted monkey The Brown Bear of Norway an Irish tale that echoes Beauty and the Beast is one of the memorable stories in this fascinating collection created by folklorist Andrew Lang Another derives from the Welsh Mabinogion and tells an Arthurian legend, The Winning of Olwen The Heart of a Monkey is a Swahili tale about a wily shark and a courteous but sharp witted monkey.Though their origins are diverse, these tales often explore similar ideas about the qualities that determine a person s happiness and success Many have playful lessons to teach whether through the antics of animal characters, or the changing fortunes of humble cottage dwellers and proud princesses And, in true fairy tale tradition, the events that reveal a character s real nature are often bound up in curious disguises, blessings and curses, in promises forsaken and kept In The Raspberry Worm , two girls who protect a lowly creature from danger find their kindness returned by a woodland king with magical powers The plucky heroine of The One Handed Girl chooses her parents blessing over material gain and, through her wisdom and honesty, finds happiness despite the deceitful plots of her greedy brother In A Lost Paradise , a poor young couple discover a life of comfort and riches in the castle of a magnanimous king But like Lot s wife, their contentment depends upon their ability to resist a simple temptationAs well as echoing each other, many of the tales recall ancient myths As children s author Geraldine McCaughrean says in her thoughtful introduction, Spot the Greek Myth is just one of the games that can be played by the reader of this intriguing collection Caitlin Hackett has created a series of beguiling illustrations that capture the beauty, danger and drama of Lang s fairy tale worlds, from enchanted woods to marvellous underwater kingdoms.Classic stories included in this collection The Shifty Lad The False Prince and the True The Jogi s Punishment The Heart of a Monkey The Fairy Nurse A Lost Paradise How Brave Walter Hunted Wolves The King of the Waterfalls A French Puck The Three Crowns The Story of a Very Bad Boy The Brown Bear of Norway Little Lasse Moti The Enchanted Deer A Fish Story The Wonderful Tune The Rich Brother and the Poor Brother The One Handed Girl The Bones of Djulung The Sea King s Gift The Raspberry Worm The Stones of Plouhinec The Castle of Kerglas The Battle of the Birds The Lady of the Fountain The Four Gifts The Groac h of the Isle of Lok The Escape of the Mouse The Believing Husbands The Hoodie Crow The Brownie of the Lake The Winning of Olwen.