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The Blue Fairy Book

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Author(s):Various
Illustrator(s):H. J. Ford
Jacomb Hood
Editor(s):Andrew Lang
Publisher(s): Longmans, Green & Co.
Year Published: 1889
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Fairy Tales - Classic
Folk Tales
Age Range: Ages 9-12: Longer Chapter Books
Pages: 390
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
This is an Anthology
OCLC: 776892332

Description

A wide range of fairy tales, with seven from the Brothers Grimm, five from Madame d’Aulnoy, three from the Arabian Nights, and four Norwegian fairytales, among other sources.

The Blue Fairy Book was the first volume in the series and so it contains some of the best known tales, taken from a variety of sources.

Read online at archive.org.

This book is the Main Edition.

Edition(s):

Other Editions

1949
(Longmans, Green)
1965
(Dover Publications, Inc.)
1975
(Book Club Associates & Kestrel Books & Penguin)

This book belongs to the Series: Andrew Lang’s Fairy Books

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