The Lilac Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
(Dover Children's Classics)

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33 tales from Portugal, Ireland, Wales, and points East and West, among them "The Brown Bear of Norway," "The Enchanted Deer," "The Story of a Very Bad Boy," and "The Brownie of the Lake." 51 illustrations.

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Andrew Lang (1844 – 1912) was a collector of fairy tales and folklore from around the world. Between 1889 and 1910 he published a dozen books known as the coloured fairy books. He was also a historian and wrote hundreds of essays and short-stories. He died at age 68. Varla Ventura is the author of The Book of the Bizarre and Beyond Bizarre, and a lover of all things strange, freaky, and terrifying. She is the curator of the Weiser Magical Creatures and Paranormal Parlor series of e-books. Visit her at
Published July 31, 2002 by Library of Alexandria. 126 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Children's Books, History, Religion & Spirituality, Literature & Fiction, Education & Reference, Science Fiction & Fantasy. Fiction

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This book contains tales written by others, but which Lang collected.

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