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Legends of fairy land.

  • 172 Pages
  • 0.25 MB
  • English
Cassell & company, limited , New York, London [etc.]
StatementBy Mrs. Anna Bache.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.B12 Le
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 11-172 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6475269M
LC Control Number44036617

[From jacket flap] Legends from fairyland, written by Harriet Parr under he nom de plume Holme Lee, was first published in The story follows Prince Glee and Princess Trill on their journey throughout wonderland where, in the great tradition of fairy tales, we are introduced to the ephemeral characters that so delighted and frightened us as : Holme; Illustrated by Reginald and Horace Knowles Lee.

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This little book briefly follows the fairies through the seasons with beautiful art and flowing rhymes. The perfect gift for any child with a love for fairies.

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Author: Patrick Kennedy. A Grimoire, geese and Château de Pirou - the legend. Long long ago, when Normandy was known as Neustria, three fairies built a high wooden castle. They were daughters of a great magician lord. Or so the legend says.

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The book is divided in two parts, one part about the history of fairies and the other about fairies all around the world/5.

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(1) Fairies today are the stuff of children's stories, little magical people with wings, often shining with light. Typically pretty and female, like Tinkerbell in Peter Pan, they usually use their magic to do small things and are mostly friendly to humans.

(2) We owe many of our modern ideas about fairies to Shakespeare and stories from the 18th and 19th centuries. Fairy, also spelled faerie or faery, a mythical being of folklore and romance usually having magic powers and dwelling on earth in close relationship with humans.

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