Stories and Fairy Tales, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint)

Stories and Fairy Tales, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from Stories and Fairy Tales, Vol. 1 Travellers came from every country in the world to emperor's city, which they admired very much, as well as castle and the garden. But when they heard the they would exclaim, That is the best of all! The travellers returned home they told of these things, and learned ones wrote many books about the town, the castle the garden. Neither did they forget the nightingale: that praised most of all, and those who could write poetry most beautiful poems about the nightingale in the wood deep sea. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Classic Fairy Tales

Classic Fairy Tales

Award-winning artist Scott Gustafson, inspired by the Golden Age of illustration, re-tells and re-imagines some of our best known fairy tales through his inimitable illustrations in Classic Fairy Tales Vol I. The fixed layout ebook format retains the lavishly illustrated spreads from his Classic Fairy Tales printed book (over 190,000 copies sold). These fabulously retold family favorites can be read aloud or enjoyed through the dramatic word-for-word narration by actress Ann Twomey. With over 70 pages of masterful storytelling and magical full color paintings, formatted for ease of use on your e-reader device, this ebook will quickly become a family favorite.

Favorite Fairy Tales, Vol. 1

The Childhood Choice of Representative Men and Women (Classic Reprint)

Favorite Fairy Tales, Vol. 1

Excerpt from Favorite Fairy Tales, Vol. 1: The Childhood Choice of Representative Men and Women It has happened naturally that more than one vote has been cast for the same story. For example, the presi dent Of Yale, in his selection Of Jack the Giant-killer, had the companion ship Of the president of Columbia and Of the editor Of H arper's Magazine, who are really represented, therefore, by a second choice. The three stories pre ferred by the Chairman Of the Wiscon sin Free Library Commission had all been preferred by others. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Grimm Fairy Tales Volume 1

Grimm Fairy Tales Volume 1

For over two hundred years the powerful stories of the Brothers Grimm have enchanted millions around the world, but there has never been an adaptation as intriguing or provocative as this. Grimm Fairy Tales Volume 1 explores a much darker side of the infamous fables you heard as a child as these classic tales are retold and re-imagined with a terrifying twist you'll simply love as an adult. Red Riding Hood is forced to confront the insatiable hunger of a terrifying beast; Cinderella seeks a shocking vengeance for the years of torture she's endured; Hansel & Gretel realize that the problems they left behind at home are nothing compared to the horror that awaits them on their ill-advised journey; A desperate girl makes a deal with the hideous Rumpelstiltskin only to find she may lose much more than she ever imagined; Sleeping Beauty learns that narcissism can be a very gruesome trait to possess and an envious sister finds her extreme measures to capture the man of her dreams may lead to much worse than just heartbreak from the Robber Bridegroom. Collects Grimm Fairy Tales issues #1-6.

J.Shutong Fairy Tales, Vol.1-historical celebrity

by ancient Chinese authors

J.Shutong Fairy Tales, Vol.1-historical celebrity

Six Chinese classic stories and five folk stories. 1.Three Visits to the Thatched Cottage by 罗贯中 (1330~1400) 2.The Beggar King by Author Unknown – China Folk story 3.Confucius Travels through All the Kingdoms by Author Unknown – China Folk story 4.Kong Rong Giving Away Bigger Pears by 王应麟( 1223~ 1296) 5.Greedy Official, He Shen by Author Unknown – China Folk story 6.Dongpo's Braised Pork by Author Unknown – China Folk story 7.A Short Man as an Ambassador by 晏婴 (?~500 BC) 8.Elephant’s Weight by 陈寿 (233~297) 9.Praying for the Rain by Author Unknown – China Folk story 10.The 24 filial kids: Emperor Wen of Han by 郭居敬 (Yuan Dynasty People) 11.The Jade of the He Family by 韩非子 ( 281 BC~233 BC )

Japanese Fairy Tales

Japanese Fairy Tales

Classic Fairy Tales richly illustrated