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Stories & fairy tales

Hans Christian Andersen

Stories & fairy tales

by Hans Christian Andersen

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Published by George Allen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Hans Christian Andersen ; translated by H. Oskar Sommer ; with 100 pictures by Arthur J. Gaskin. Vol.1.
ContributionsSommer, H. Oskar.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18587752M

About: Nigerian folk tales are epic stories that can explain the world around us. These stories and myths have been told within generations. One of the most influential collections of Nigerian folklore is the collection Folk Stories from Southern Nigeria, published in Elphinstone Dayrrell was a British colonial official in Ikom and. For example, Oscar Wilde introduced homoerotic ethos in the vintage fairy tale book, The Happy Prince and Other Stories. The stories in this book, which was aimed at adults rather than children, have a common theme, which revolves around love, sacrifice, and kindness. Another notable contemporary author is Gail Carson Levine.

O nce upon a time, long before Gus Gus and Prince Charming, fairy tales were brimming with murder and torture. True love's kiss and happily ever afters were child's play for the writers that came before Walt Disney. Giambattista Basile, Hans Christian Andersen, J.M. Barrie and the Grimm Brothers much preferred a haunting tale over a romantic one, but a few of their most . Fairy tales have traditionally emanated from France and Germany. The famous compilations by La Fontaine and the Brothers Grimm have overshadowed children's literature for centuries. Yet, many of the stories we recount to children today have an 5/5(3).

Fairy Tales are stories involving fantastic forces, usually good versus evil, most originating in folklore, mythology, and legend. They feature fantasy beings like dragons, dwarfs, fairies and talking animals. They aren't just for kids. In fact, many are complex morality tales; some are graphic or morbid, and shouldn't be read to children at all.   It turns out the stories in The Swan Suit (Douglas & McIntyre, pages, $), with its unique focus on dark fairy tales and physical Author: Eric Volmers.


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