Golden book of tales : holiday readings in the legendary lore of all nations / edited by William Swinton and George R. Cathcart

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Subjects: Children's stories
Children's poetry
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: New York ; Chicago : Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor, and Company, 1882, c1881
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 8, 1-339 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Added Titles: Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875 Grimme ælling
Rumpelstiltskin (Folk tale)
Aladdin
Cinderella
Jack and the beanstalk
Alternate Title(s): Rumpelstiltskin (Folk tale) English.
, Aladdin English.
, Cinderella English.
, Jack and the beanstalk English.
Analytic Titles: Grimme ælling
Additional Authors: Editor : Swinton, William, 1833-1892
Editor : Cathcart, George R. (George Rhett)
Illustrator : Doré, Gustave, 1832-1883
Illustrator : Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878
Illustrator : Tenniel, John, 1820-1914
Illustrator : Fredericks
Illustrator : Church
Illustrator : Dielman, Frederick, 1847-1935
Illustrator : White
Illustrator : Hopkins, Livingston, 1846-1927
Illustrator : Moran, Thomas
Illustrator : Eytinge, Solomon, 1833-1905
Publisher : Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co
Notes: LCCN: 28000508
Contains prose and verse
Green cloth, stamped with black and gold ink
Some illustrations by Gustave Doré, Cruikshanks, Tenniel, Fredericks, Church, Deilman, White, Hopkins, Thos. Moran, and Sol. Eytinge
Contents: Little one eye, little two eyes, and little three eyes -- The fairy folk -- The fisherman and the genie -- The owl and the pussy-cat -- Rakshas and bakshas -- The better land -- The ugly duckling -- The butterfly's ball -- The golden touch -- Lilliput levee -- The elves and the shoemaker -- The yarn of the "Nancy Bell" -- Rumpel-stilts-kin -- The two anchors -- The king and the locusts -- The first snow-fall -- The Turk and the fiddler -- George Nidiver -- Aladdin, or the wonderful lamp -- Aladdin -- Llewellyn and the greyhound -- Diamonds and toads -- About the fairies -- Cinderella -- The two church-builders -- Jack and the bean-stalk -- The walrus and the carpenter -- Past and present -- Hop-o'-my-thumb -- Trust -- How Theseus slew the minotaur -- The baby -- A tale of the sea -- The pasage -- The abbot and the emperor -- The bread of discontent
Special Collections copy: gift inscription on front fly, dated 1881
OCLC Number: 3902568