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Publication: The Blue Fairy Book

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  • Publication: The Blue Fairy BookPublication Record # 380119
  • Editor: Andrew Lang
  • Date: 1889-00-00
  • Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co.
  • Pages: viii+390
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: ANTHOLOGY
  • Notes:
    • Data from HathiTrust scan.
    • Interior artist credit per title page.
    • Lang credited the stories in two ways: 1) He sometimes listed the author in a footnote at the end of the story; and 2) He sometimes listed the author and translator in the preface. Where footnotes are present, the credit is from the footnote. Where footnotes are not present, the credit is from the preface.
    • "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp" is listed as "condensed" by Miss Violet Hunt. It has been credited to her as an adaptation of the original.
    • "A Voyage to Lilliput" is listed as "condensed" by Miss May Kenall. It has been credited to her as well as Swift as an adaptation of the original.
    • "Prince Darling" is from Cabinet des fées
    • "The Black Bull of Norroway" and "The Red Etin" are from Popular Traditions of Scotland
    • Miss Minnie Wright translated the works from Cabinet des fées, Madame d'Aulnoy, and "The Bronze Ring"
    • Miss May Sellar translated Grimm's stories.
    • Mrs. Alfred Hunt translated Asbjornsen & Moe's stories.
    • Comtesse d'Aulnoy is credited as both Madame d'Aulnoy and Madame la Comtesse d'Aulnoy
  • External IDs:
Anthology Title: The Blue Fairy Book • juvenile • [Coloured Fairy Books • 1] • anthology by Andrew Lang

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