5 edition of More English Fairy Tales found in the catalog.
May 30, 2005
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||204|
Get this from a library! More English fairy tales. [Joseph Jacobs; John D Batten] -- Forty-four lesser known tales collected from English folklore, including Yallery Brown, Tom Hickathrift, Scrapefoot, A. Pottle O'Brains, Tamlane, and Tabetrot and Scantie Mab. Fairy tales are stories that range from those originating in folklore to more modern stories defined as literary fairy tales. Despite subtle differences in the categorizing of fairy tales, folklore, fables, myths, and legends, a modern definition of the fairy tale, as provided by Jens Tismar's monologue in German, is a story that differs "from an oral folk tale", written by "a single General lists: 18th-century British children's literature .
It inspired such imitators as English Fairy Tales () and More English Fairy Tales () by Joseph Jacobs. Other followers included the American The Oak-Tree Fairy Book (), The Elm-Tree Fairy Book (), and The Fir-Tree Fairy Book () series edited by Clifton Johnson, and the collections of Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora Archibald : Andrew Lang, Nora Lang. Welcome to the online fairy tales list! Read the stories of some of the most famous folklorists and storytellers. People have been telling each other fairy tales since ancient times. Their characteristics include the appearance of fantastic elements in the form of talking animals, magic, witches and giants, knights and heroes.
Get this from a library! More English fairy tales. [Joseph Jacobs; John D Batten] -- These variations of forty-four traditional folktales of England were collected throughout the world. Get this from a library! More English fairy tales. [Joseph Jacobs;] -- Forty-four lesser known tales collected from English folklore, including Yallery Brown, Tom Hickathrift, Scrapefoot, A. Pottle O'Brains, Tamlane, and Tabetrot and Scantie Mab.
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"More English Fairy Tales" is a great old collection of English fairytales collected by a 19th century folklorist who wished to be remembered in the same More English Fairy Tales book as the famous German Grimm Brothers.
It does not seem that Jacobs ever was as ever as well-known to the general public (at This Pook edition leaves me with mixed feelings/5. So, I know I enjoyed this more than the first collection of English fairy tales by Jacobs, and while listening I was thinking that the stories felt more varied than the original.
Certainly there's repeats of Grimm and Andersen tales, but not much of repeats within the book itself.4/4(6). More English Fairy Tales and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.
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T HIS volume will come, I fancy, as a surprise both to my brother folk-lorists and to the public in general. It might naturally have been thought that my former volume (English Fairy Tales, Nutt, ) had almost exhausted the scanty remains of the traditional folk-tales of I shall be much disappointed if the present collection is not found to surpass the former in interest and.
Book from Project Gutenberg: More English Fairy Tales. More English Fairy Tales, by Joseph Jacobs, at Sacred Texts Legends and Sagas English Folklore More English Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs  Title Page Preface The Pied Piper Hereafterthis The Golden Ball My Own Self Black Bull of Norroway Yallery Brown Three Feathers Sir Gammer Vans.
More English Fairy Tales, by Joseph Jacobs, at Sacred Texts Legends and Sagas English Folklore Index Previous Next The Hobyahs. ONCE there was an old man and woman and a little girl, and they all lived in a house made of hempstalks.
Now the old man had a little dog named Turpie and one night the Hobyahs came and said, 'Hobyah. "More English Fairy Tales" is a great old collection of English fairytales collected by a 19th century folklorist who wished to be remembered in the same vein as the famous German Grimm Brothers.2/5(1).
So, I know I enjoyed this more than the first collection of English fairy tales by Jacobs, and while listening I was thinking that the stories felt more varied than the original.
Certainly there's repeats of Grimm and Andersen tales, but not much of repeats within the book itself/5(9). With the more realistic settings, sometimes whimsical nature of a few tales, and the English slang that is used at times, this book of fairy tales is rather different from what I'm used to.
I find it very interesting to read the original of familiar tales and see how things have changed/5(). More English Fairy Tales Joseph Jacobs Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook Pages (PDF): Publication Date: Download Links (below donate buttons).
He tried to amend it, and so we have this and More English Fairy Tales. You will indeed recognize a few, most likely. "The Three Bears" is the first written version, with a nasty old woman instead of Goldilocks, and "Scrapefoot" is recognizably the same tale, with a fox/5.
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Joseph Jacobs. More English Fairy Tales. English tales collected and edited by Joseph Jacobs. First published Illustrated by John D. Batten. Book text and illustrations are taken from the site Forty-four traditional English fairy tales including The black bull of Norroway, The pedlar of Swaffham, and Old Mother Wiggle-waggle.4/5(7).
Jack the Giant-Killer, Tom Thumb, Goldilocks and The Three Bears, Henny Penny, Dick Whittington, The Three Little Pigs, Red Riding Hood and a host of immortal characters are found in this delightful collection of English Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs.
The book made its first appearance in and has remained a firm favorite with both young and old ever since.5/5(3). I read seven English Fairy Tales from this book. Listed are the stories I read, and the story I reviewed. The Three Sillies The Three Sillies was a fun, light hearted fairy tales and I liked that.
It wasn't as dark as a lot of the other fairy tales have been that I have read/5. “Fairy Tales” is a marvelous collection of story books for kids that includes such bedtime stories for kids as: Puss in Boots - for FREE - The Beauty and the Beast - Cinderella - Sleeping Beauty /5(K).
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Full catalog record MARCXML. Pages: More English Fairy Tales. Notes: Contains 44 English folktales. Author: Various Editor: Joseph Jacobs Published: Unknown Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, London.