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Product Description: The writers of childrens’ books whose papers are gathered here have much to say about the genesis of their own writing for children, revealing influences and impulses they feel account for particular qualities that define their books...read more

Paperback:

9781589630031 | Fredonia Books, December 1, 2000, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The writers of childrens’ books whose papers are gathered here have much to say about the genesis of their own writing for children, revealing influences and impulses they feel account for particular qualities that define their books.

Presents five traditional Japanese tales: 'One-inch Fellow, 'The Good Fortune Kettle,' 'The Tongue-Cut Sparrow,' 'Momotaro,' and 'The White Hare and the Crocodiles'

Hardcover:

9780316350747 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1967, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A badger who turns himself into a teakettle, a brave young man who is only one inch tall, a young hero whose parents find him growing inside a peach-these are just some of the magical characters who appear in this collection of traditional Japanese tales.

Prebinding:

9780613026031 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.10 | About this edition: Five traditional Japanese tales: 'One-inch Fellow, 'The Good Fortune Kettle,' 'The Tongue-Cut Sparrow,' 'Momotaro,' and 'The White Hare and the Crocodiles.

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A collection of eight Greek folk stories in which dragons and fairies are frequent characters

Paperback:

9780688125974 | Reissue edition (Beech Tree Books, September 1, 1996), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A collection of eight Greek folk stories in which dragons and fairies are frequent characters

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Product Description: "The Three Billy Goats Gruff" and other troll magic from Norway are explored in this classic collection for beginning readers. B&W illustrations.

Paperback:

9780688126070 | Reissue edition (Beech Tree Books, September 1, 1996), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: "The Three Billy Goats Gruff" and other troll magic from Norway are explored in this classic collection for beginning readers.

School and Library:

9780316350532 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1961, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A selection of seven familiar Norwegian fables and fairy stories retold in simple English

Contents: Cenerentola; The story of Bensurdatu; The stone in the cock's head; Bastianelo; The three goslings; The golden lion
By Susan Guevara (illustrator) and Virginia Haviland

Reinforced:

9780606092661 | Demco Media, September 1, 1996, cover price $12.26 | About this edition: Cenerentola -- The story of Bensurdatu -- The stone in the Cock's Head -- Bastianelo -- The three Goslings -- The golden Lion.

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Fairy tales from Denmark include, 'The Wonderful pot,' 'Ee-aw! Ee-aw!' 'The Knapsack,' 'Grayfoot,' 'The Tree of health,' and 'A Legend of Christmas Eve'

Hardcover:

9780316350570 | Little Brown & Co, March 1, 1971, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Six traditional tales capture the charm, humor, and wisdom of the Danish people

Paperback:

9780688125943 | Beech Tree Books, April 1, 1996, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Fairy tales from Denmark include, 'The Wonderful pot,' 'Ee-aw!

Includes 'The page boy and the silver goblet,' 'The wee bannock,' 'Peerifool,' 'The brownie o' Ferne-Den,' 'The good housewife and her night labors,' and 'Assipattle and the giant sea serpent'

Hardcover:

9780316350433 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1963, cover price $6.95

Paperback:

9780688126049 | Reprint edition (Beech Tree Books, October 1, 1995), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Includes 'The page boy and the silver goblet,' 'The wee bannock,' 'Peerifool,' 'The brownie o' Ferne-Den,' 'The good housewife and her night labors,' and 'Assipattle and the giant sea serpent'

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9780606075039 | Demco Media, October 1, 1995, cover price $11.47 | About this edition: Includes 'The page boy and the silver goblet,' 'The wee bannock,' 'Peerifool,' 'The brownie o' Ferne-Den,' 'The good housewife and her night labors,' and 'Assipattle and the giant sea serpent'

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Five fairy tales from Czechoslovakia include 'Kuratko the Terrible' and 'The Twelve Months'
By Anca Hariton (illustrator) and Virginia Haviland

Paperback:

9780688125936 | Reprint edition (Beech Tree Books, September 1, 1995), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Five fairy tales from Czechoslovakia include 'Kuratko the Terrible' and 'The Twelve Months'

Reinforced:

9780606075008 | Demco Media, September 1, 1995, cover price $12.26 | About this edition: Five fairy tales from Czechoslovakia include 'Kuratko the Terrible' and 'The Twelve Months'

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Six fairy tales feature an enchanted hedgehog, a tailor who sews up the clouds, a flamebird who steals a golden apple, a jester who fools the king, a rivalry between a fox and wolf, and a wicked goblin (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780688126025 | 1 edition (Beech Tree Books, April 1, 1995), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Six fairy tales feature an enchanted hedgehog, a tailor who sews up the clouds, a flamebird who steals a golden apple, a jester who fools the king, a rivalry between a fox and wolf, and a wicked goblin

School and Library:

9780316350488 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1963, cover price $5.50

Reinforced:

9780606075015 | Demco Media, April 1, 1995, cover price $12.37 | About this edition: Six fairy tales feature an enchanted hedgehog, a tailor who sews up the clouds, a flamebird who steals a golden apple, a jester who fools the king, a rivalry between a fox and wolf, and a wicked goblin

Includes 'The Flea,' 'Four Brothers Who Were Both Wise and Foolish,' 'The Half-Chick,' 'The Carlanco,' 'Juan Cigarron,' and 'The Enchanted Mule'

Paperback:

9780688126056 | Beech Tree Books, April 1, 1995, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Includes 'The Flea,' ' Four Brothers Who Were Both Wise and Foolish,' 'The Half-Chick,' 'The Carlanco,' 'Juan Cigarron,' and 'The Enchanted Mule.

School and Library:

9780316350471 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1963, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Includes The Flea, Four Brothers Who Were Both Wise and Foolish, The Half-Chick, The Carlanco, Juan Cigarron, and The Enchanted Mule.

Reinforced:

9780606075046 | Demco Media, April 1, 1995, cover price $11.59 | About this edition: Includes 'The Flea,' ' Four Brothers Who Were Both Wise and Foolish,' 'The Half-Chick,' 'The Carlanco,' 'Juan Cigarron,' and 'The Enchanted Mule.

Prebinding:

9780613026086 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.10 | About this edition: Includes 'The Flea,' ' Four Brothers Who Were Both Wise and Foolish,' 'The Half-Chick,' 'The Carlanco,' 'Juan Cigarron,' and 'The Enchanted Mule.

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Product Description: A beautiful snow maiden comes to life -- but what will happen when winter ends? Poor Vasilisa has to work like a slave for the evil Baba Yaga -- will her magic doll be able to save her? Only a flying ship will win the hand of the Tsar's daughter -- how can the Fool ever build one?This rich and varied selection of old Russian tales introduces many magical, memorable characters...read more

Hardcover:

9780844668819 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, July 1, 1997, cover price $18.50 | About this edition: A beautiful snow maiden comes to life -- but what will happen when winter ends?

Paperback:

9780688126032 | Beech Tree Books, April 1, 1995, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A beautiful snow maiden comes to life -- but what will happen when winter ends?

School and Library:

9780316350495 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1970, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A beautiful snow maiden comes to life -- but what will happen when winter ends?

Reinforced:

9780606075022 | Demco Media, April 1, 1995, cover price $13.37 | About this edition: A beautiful snow maiden comes to life -- but what will happen when winter ends?

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Product Description: Presents six tales: The Boy and the Water-sprite; The Old Woman and the Tramp; The Lad and the Fox; Pinkel; The Old Woman and the Fish; and Lars, My Lad!

Paperback:

9780688126063 | Reprint edition (Beech Tree Books, October 1, 1994), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Presents six tales: The Boy and the Water-sprite; The Old Woman and the Tramp; The Lad and the Fox; Pinkel; The Old Woman and the Fish; and Lars, My Lad!

Reinforced:

9780606063746 | Demco Media, October 1, 1994, cover price $11.15 | About this edition: Presents six tales: The Boy and the Water-sprite; The Old Woman and the Tramp; The Lad and the Fox; Pinkel; The Old Woman and the Fish; and Lars, My Lad!

Prebinding:

9780613026093 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $12.35 | About this edition: Presents six tales: The Boy and the Water-sprite; The Old Woman and the Tramp; The Lad and the Fox; Pinkel; The Old Woman and the Fish; and Lars, My Lad!

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Presents five tales: The Bee, the Harp, the Mouse and the Bumclock; The Old Hag's Long Leather Bag; Billy Beg and the Bull; The Widow's Lazy Daughter; and Patrick O'Donnell and the Leprechaun.

Paperback:

9780688125981 | Beech Tree Books, October 1, 1994, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Presents five tales: The Bee, the Harp, the Mouse and the Bumclock; The Old Hag's Long Leather Bag; Billy Beg and the Bull; The Widow's Lazy Daughter; and Patrick O'Donnell and the Leprechaun.

School and Library:

9780316350518 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1961, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A retelling of five favorite Irish folktales about peasants, kings, dragons and leprechauns

Reinforced:

9780606063739 | Demco Media, October 1, 1994, cover price $11.47 | About this edition: Presents five tales: The Bee, the Harp, the Mouse and the Bumclock; The Old Hag's Long Leather Bag; Billy Beg and the Bull; The Widow's Lazy Daughter; and Patrick O'Donnell and the Leprechaun.

Wit and wisdom are combined in this collection of eight stories selected from Indian folklore

School and Library:

9780316350556, titled "Favorite Fairy Tales Told in India." | Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1973, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Wit and wisdom are combined in this collection of eight stories selected from Indian folklore

Reinforced:

9780606063722 | Demco Media, October 1, 1994, cover price $11.15 | About this edition: Presents eight tales selected from stories told in India, including a magical little man carrying a princess on a flying bed and a greedy cat that eats everything in sight

Prebinding:

9780613026000 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $12.35

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Product Description: Each volume in this series is graced with new illustrations by a noted contemporary artist, and features traditional tales that originated in that country.

School and Library:

9780316350563 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1959, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Each volume in this series is graced with new illustrations by a noted contemporary artist, and features traditional tales that originated in that country.

Reinforced:

9780606063692 | Demco Media, May 1, 1994, cover price $11.90 | About this edition: Each volume in this series is graced with new illustrations by a noted contemporary artist, and features traditional tales that originated in that country.

Prebinding:

9780613025966 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $12.20 | About this edition: Each volume in this series is graced with new illustrations by a noted contemporary artist, and features traditional tales that originated in that country.

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Seven well-known German tales: The Frog Prince, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rapunzel, The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and The Bremen Town Musicians.

Paperback:

9780688125929 | Reprint edition (Beech Tree Books, May 1, 1994), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Seven well-known German tales: The Frog Prince, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rapunzel, The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and The Bremen Town Musicians.

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Product Description: Each volume in this series is graced with new illustrations by a noted contemporary artist, and features traditional tales that originated in that country.

Paperback:

9780688125950 | Reprint edition (Beech Tree Books, May 1, 1994), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Each volume in this series is graced with new illustrations by a noted contemporary artist, and features traditional tales that originated in that country.

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Seven well-known German tales: The Frog Prince, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rapunzel, The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and The Bremen Town Musicians.

School and Library:

9780316350754 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1970, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Seven well-known German tales: The Frog Prince, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rapunzel, The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and The Bremen Town Musicians.

Reinforced:

9780606063715 | Demco Media, May 1, 1994, cover price $12.59 | About this edition: Seven well-known German tales: The Frog Prince, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rapunzel, The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and The Bremen Town Musicians.

Prebinding:

9780613025980 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.10 | About this edition: Seven well-known German tales: The Frog Prince, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rapunzel, The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and The Bremen Town Musicians.

Book by Haviland, Virginia

Paperback:

9780688125967 | Reprint edition (Beech Tree Books, May 1, 1994), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Book by Haviland, Virginia

School and Library:

9780316350549 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1959, cover price $6.95

Reinforced:

9780606063708 | Demco Media, May 1, 1994, cover price $13.66

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A retelling of a Danish tale in which a magical talking pot causes a poor family to triumph over a rich couple.
By Virginia Haviland and Melissa Sweet (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780316350600 | Little Brown & Co, October 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A plain black cooking pot with some rather unusual powers helps a poor family triumph over the village miser, in a whimsical folktale from Denmark

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Presents 156 tales accompanied by the author's notes on the background of his stories. (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780385189514 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, March 1, 1990), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Collects a variety of stories based on traditional folktales concerning witches, trolls, mermaids, strange events, and magic

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Thirty-two colorfully-illustrated fairy tales introduce young readers to the best-loved inhabitants of the land of make-believe

Hardcover:

9780698201842 | Coward Mc Cann, November 1, 1980, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Thirty-two colorfully-illustrated fairy tales introduce young readers to the best-loved inhabitants of the land of make-believe

Paperback:

9780440425564 | Reissue edition (Dell Books, November 1, 1986), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Thirty-two colorfully-illustrated fairy tales introduce young readers to the best-loved inhabitants of the land of make-believe

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This international collection of fairy tales totals thirty-five stories from sixteen countries--including 'The Bremen Town Musicians,' 'The Three Billy Goats Gruff,' 'Puss 'n Boots,' and 'Tom Thumb'

Hardcover:

9780316350440 | Little Brown & Co, July 1, 1985, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A compendium of stories from the author's previous books, with several tales from each of sixteen countries.

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Product Description: This is an anthology of diverse works published for the entertainment of young readers.

Paperback:

9780690041538, titled "Yankee Doodle's Literary Sampler of Prose, Poetry, and Pictures/31449" | Harpercollins, September 1, 1981, cover price $3.98 | About this edition: This is an anthology of diverse works published for the entertainment of young readers.

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An annotated list of picture books, fiction, folklore, poetry, plays, biographies and nonfiction works for children

Hardcover:

9780829502893 | Univ Pr Book Service, June 1, 1981, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An annotated list of picture books, fiction, folklore, poetry, plays, biographies and nonfiction works for children

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