The blue fairy book


The blue fairy book

Alternative Title

The blue fairy book / edited by Andrew Lang ; with numerous illustrations by H.J. Ford and G.P. Jacomb Hood



The fairy book series
Part of the Lindsay Shaw Collection

Table Of Contents

The bronze ring - Prince Hyacinth and the dear little princess - East of the sun and west of the moon - The yellow dwarf - Little Red Riding-Hood - The sleeping beauty in the wood - Cinderella, or The little glass slipper - Aladdin and the wonderful lamp - The tale of a youth who set out to learn what fear was - Rumpelstiltzkin - Beauty and the beast - The master-maid - Why the sea is salt - The master cat, or, Puss in Boots - Felicia and the pot of pinks - The white cat - The water-lily ; the gold-spinners - The terrible head - The story of pretty Goldilocks - The history of Whittington - The wonderful sheep - Little Thumb - The forty thieves - Hansel and Grettel - Snow-white and Rose-red - The goose-girl - Toads and diamonds - Prince Darling - Blue Beard - Trusty John - The brave little tailor - A voyage to Lilliput - The princess on the glass hill - The story of Prince Ahmed and the Fairy Paribanou - The history of Jack the giant-killer - The black bull of Norroway - The Red Etin


Held by Monash University Library's Rare Books Collection. Find this item in the Library catalogue.




390 pages, 8 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm


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Lang, Andrew, 1844 - 1912, Ford, Henry Justice, 1860 - 1941, and Jacomb Hood, G. P. (George Percy), 1857 - 1929, “The blue fairy book,” Monash Collections Online, accessed July 22, 2024,

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