The yellow fairy book


The yellow fairy book

Alternative Title

The yellow 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. Bound in pictorial cloth binding signed H.J.F.
Part of the Lindsay Shaw Collection

Table Of Contents

The Cat And The Mouse In Partnership - The Six Swans - The Dragon Of The North - Story Of The Emperor's New Clothes - The Golden Crab - The Iron Stove - The Dragon And His Grandmother - The Donkey Cabbage - The Little Green Frog - The Seven-headed Serpent - The Grateful Beasts - The Giants And The Herdboy - The Invisible Prince - The Crow - How Six Men Travelled Through The Wide World - The Wizard King - The Nixy - The Glass Mountain - Alphege, Or The Green Monkey - Fairer-than-a-fairy - The Three Brothers - The Boy And The Wolves, Or The Broken Promise - The Glass Axe - The Dead Wife - In The Land Of Souls - The White Duck - The Witch And Her Servants - The Magic Ring - The Flower Queen's Daughter - The Flying Ship - The Snow-daughter And The Fire-son - The Story Of King Frost - The Death Of The Sunhero - The Witch - The Hazel-nut Child - The Story Of Big Klaus And Little Klaus - Prince Ring - The Swineherd - How To Tell A True Princess - The Blue Mountains - The Tinder-box - The Witch In The Stone Boat - Thumbelina - The Nightingale - Hermod and Hadvor - The Steadfast Tin-soldier - Blockhead Hans - A Story about a Darning-needle


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




321 pages, 22 leaves of plates : illustration ; 19 cm


Out of copyright

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Lang, Andrew, 1844 - 1912 and Ford, Henry Justice, 1860 - 1941, “The yellow fairy book,” Monash Collections Online, accessed July 18, 2024,

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