The grey fairy book


The grey fairy book

Alternative Title

The grey fairy book / edited by Andrew Lang ; with numerous illustrations by H.J. Ford.



The fairy book series
Bookplates of John Francis Neylan, and Alex F. Roberts, Thornfield. Publisher's advertisements precede text.
Part of the Lindsay Shaw Collection

Table Of Contents

Donkey skin - The goblin pony - An impossible enchantment - The story of Dschemil and Dschemila - Janni and the Draken - The partnership of the thief and the liar - Fortunatus and his purse - The goat-faced girl - What came of picking flowers - The story of Bensurdatu - The magician's horse - The little gray man - Herr Lazarus and the Draken - The story of the Queen of the Flowery Isles - Udea and her seven brothers - The white wolf - Mohammed with the magic finger - Bobino - The dog and the sparrow - The story of the three sons of Hali - The story of the fair Circassians - The jackal and the spring - The bear - The sunchild - The daughter of Buk Ettemsuch - Laughing eye and weeping eye, or The limping fox - The unlooked-for prince - The simpleton - The street musicians - The twin brothers - Cannetella - The ogre - A fairy's blunder - Long, Broad, and Quickeye - Prunella


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




xii, 387 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm


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Lang, Andrew, 1844 - 1912 and Ford, Henry Justice, 1860 - 1941, “The grey fairy book,” Monash Collections Online, accessed May 29, 2024,

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