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The Resource Folk-tales of the British Isles, chosen and with an introduction by Kevin Crossley-Holland ; wood-engravings by Hannah Firmin

Folk-tales of the British Isles, chosen and with an introduction by Kevin Crossley-Holland ; wood-engravings by Hannah Firmin

Label
Folk-tales of the British Isles
Title
Folk-tales of the British Isles
Statement of responsibility
chosen and with an introduction by Kevin Crossley-Holland ; wood-engravings by Hannah Firmin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Folktales from English, Irish, Welsh, Scottish sources and from the surrounding islands (Isle of Man, Orkney, Shetland, Isle of Wight). The 67 tales include the Three bears, Jack and the beanstalk, Tom Thumb, and King o' the cats
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/0941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crossley-Holland, Kevin
  • Firmin, Hannah
Series statement
Pantheon fairy tale & folklore library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Tales
  • Great Britain
Label
Folk-tales of the British Isles, chosen and with an introduction by Kevin Crossley-Holland ; wood-engravings by Hannah Firmin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Faber & Faber, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-393)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fairies -- Origins and causes -- Kings and heroes -- Fabulous beasts -- Nursery and jocular -- Ghosts -- Fables and animal tales -- Giants and strong men -- Historical -- Saints and devils -- Enchantment -- Envoi
Control code
ocm16405845
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xiii, 393 pages
Isbn
9780394563282
Lccn
87042826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Folk-tales of the British Isles, chosen and with an introduction by Kevin Crossley-Holland ; wood-engravings by Hannah Firmin
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Faber & Faber, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-393)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fairies -- Origins and causes -- Kings and heroes -- Fabulous beasts -- Nursery and jocular -- Ghosts -- Fables and animal tales -- Giants and strong men -- Historical -- Saints and devils -- Enchantment -- Envoi
Control code
ocm16405845
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xiii, 393 pages
Isbn
9780394563282
Lccn
87042826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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