The book of folk stories / rewritten by Horace E. Scudder

Author(s): Scudder, Horace Elisha, 1838-1902
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Subjects: Fairy tales
Children's stories
Folklore--Juvenile literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: Boston : Houghton, Mifflin and Company ; Cambridge : Riverside Press, 1887 (Cambridge : H.O. Houghton & Co.)
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 152 p., [1] leaf of plates : front., ill. ; 18 cm
Added Titles: Beauty and the beast
Little Red Riding Hood
Puss in Boots
Sleeping Beauty
Tom Thumb
Whittington and his cat
Alternate Title(s): Beauty and the beast English.
, Cinderella English.
, Little Red Riding Hood English.
, Puss in Boots English.
, Sleeping Beauty English.
, Tom Thumb English.
, Whittington and his cat.
Additional Authors: Engraver : Marsh, Henry
Illustrator : Millais, John Everett, Sir, 1829-1896
Publisher : Houghton, Mifflin and Company
Printer : Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
Printer : H.O. Houghton & Company
Notes: LCCN: 12038499
New York also given as publisher's location
Frontispiece engraved by Henry Marsh after John Everett Millais
Publisher's advertisements precede text
Frontispiece has protective sheet
Binding: Bound in brown cloth with brown lettering embossed on front cover and spine and brown fleur de lies and lattice background embossed on front cover. End papers are brown
Contents: The story of Chicken Licken -- The old woman and her pig -- The three bears -- The elves and the shoemaker -- Hans in luck -- Little One Eye, Little Two Eyes, and Little Three Eyes -- Puss in boots -- Cinderella -- The sleeping beauty in the wood -- Beauty and the beast -- Jack and the bean stalk -- Dick Whittington and his cat -- Tom Thumb -- The white cat -- Little Red Riding Hood
Half title
Special Collections copy inscribed: "Master Fred Sturges Merry Christmas from Auntie Ramslice Dec. 25et 1887." -- Front flyleaf
Special Collections copy stamped in red ink: Fred B. Sturges. -- Half title verso
OCLC Number: 68181796