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  • Publication: Scandinavian Folk & Fairy TalesPublication Record # 718323
  • Editor: Claire Booss
  • Date: 1984-00-00
  • ISBN: 0-517-43620-5 [978-0-517-43620-2]
  • Publisher: Gramercy Books
  • Pages: xxii+666
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: Scandinavian Folk & Fairy Tales by John Bauer
  • Notes: The stories & illustrations were originally published in the following books: Norwegian (all by Asbjørnsen & Moe)-Round the Yule-Log (1881). Translated by H.L. Brækstad, illustrated by Otto Sinding. Tales from the Fjeld (1874). Translated by George W. Dasent, illustrated by Moyr Smith. Swedish-Baron G. Djurklou, Fairy Tales from the Swedish (1901). Translated by H.L. Brækstad, illustrated by Carl Larsson & Theodor Kittelsen. Herman Hofberg, Swedish Fairy Tales (1888). Translated by W.H. Myers, illustrated by J.W. Wallander, Jenny Nyström, Vicke Andrén, P.D. Holm, C.G. Hellqvist, Georg von Rosen, A.G. Koskull, J.A. Malmström, Johan Tirén & A. Andersson. Finnish-Tales from a Finnish Tupa (1936), by James Cloyd Bowman & Margery Bianco & illustrated by Laura Bannon. Icelandic (Jon Arnason)-Icelandic Legends (Vol.1-1864). Translated by George E.J. Powell & Eiríkr Magnússon, illustrations by Messrs. Zwecker, Worms, Powell, etc. Others (Swedish & Danish):Hyltén-Cavallius & Stephens, Carit Etlar, C. Molbech & J.M. Thiele, Yule-Tide Stories (1853). Translated by Benjamin Thorpe. Jonas Lie-Weird Tales from Northern Seas (1893). Translated by R. Nisbet Bain & illustrated by Laurence Housman. Hans Christian Andersen-'The Swineherd' from Stories & Fairy Tales (1897). Translated by Oskar Sommer & illustrated by Arthur J. Gaskin. All other tales from Andersen are from Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales: A New Translation (1867). Translated by Mrs. H. B. Paull & illustated by Mrs. (M.A.) Kemp & Miss Runciman. Other illustations for Andersen's tales are from Alfred Walter Bayes & Vilhelm Pedersen.
Anthology Title: Scandinavian Folk & Fairy Tales • anthology by Claire Booss

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