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Indian Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs

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Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English


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Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11652493M
ISBN 101406518166
ISBN 109781406518160

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American Indian Fairy Tales is a collection of short stories told By W.T. Larned and Illustrated by John Rae, , P. F. Volland Company With one exception, all the tales in this book are adapted from the legends collected by Henry R. Schoolcraft, ethnologist and /5. Indian fairy tales. e. lion and the crane. the Raja's son won the pincess Labam. Lambikin. in. Indian Folk and Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Home / Books / The Greatest Indian Fairy Tales. The Greatest Indian Fairy Tales. Jerry Pinto. Digital. Available. Enter the magical, timeless world of classic fairy tales from India. A prince sets out on an adventure and is joined by a talking parrot and the ‘Ant-Raja’. Together, can they win the heart of the beautiful Princess Labam?

Though Indian fairy tales are the earliest in existence, yet they are also from another point of view the youngest. For it is only about twenty-five years ago that Miss Frere began the modern collection of Indian folk-tales with her charming "Old Deccan Days" (London, John Murray, ; fourth edition, ). Her example has been followed by Miss Stokes, by Mrs. Steel, and Captai. Indian Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs [] Title Page Preface The Lion and the Crane How the Raja's Son won the Princess Labam The Lambikin Punchkin The Broken Pot The Magic Fiddle The Cruel Crane Outwitted Loving Laili The Tiger, The Brahman, and the Jackal The Soothsayers Son Harisarman. Collections of the region’s folk tales include Tales of the Punjab: Folklore of India by Flora Annie Steel, Tales of the Sun or Folklore of Southern India by Ms. Howard Kingscote, and Indian Fairy Tales by . She named her book "Contes de fées" ("Fairy tales"), giving fairy tales their modern name. Fairy tales in India The Indian fairy tales have a long and varied tradition. The year old list called Panchatantra is among the most significant collections of Indian fairy tales. In beginning of the 20th century the Indologist John Hertel had the.

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