Last fairy tales / by Édouard Laboulaye ; authorized translation by Mary L. Booth ; illustrated

Author(s): Laboulaye, Édouard, 1811-1883
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Subjects: Children--Conduct of life--Juvenile fiction
Conduct of life--Juvenile fiction
Children's stories
Fairy tales
Fables, French--19th century
Folklore--Juvenile fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, French (translated from)
Audience: Juvenile
Published: New York : Harper & Brothers, c1884 (London: Hildibrand & Trouvé)
LC Classification: P, PQ
Physical Description: xviii, 382 p., [1] leaf of plates : front., ill., port. ; 19 cm
Additional Authors: Engraver : Hildibrand, Henri Théophile
Engraver : Trouvé
Translator : Booth, Mary L. (Mary Louise), 1831-1889
Publisher : Harper & Brothers
Notes: Illustrations engraved by Hildibrand and Trouvé
Portrait of Laboulaye on frontispiece
Author's dedication dated May 20, 1883
Illustrated and engraved added t.p
Contents: Three wonders of the world -- Fairy crawfish -- Fragolette -- Golden fleece -- Poor Hans -- Zerbino the savage -- Shepherd Pacha -- Briam the fool -- Little gray man -- Gagliuso; or, the good cat -- Wolf and the goat -- Wicked daughters-in-law -- Spinning queen -- King of the serpents -- Poucinet -- Prudent farmer -- Female Colomon -- Dame Gudbrand -- Grizzled Peter -- Tailor's daughter -- Dame Weasel and her husband -- Sun's daughter -- Little man -- Falsehood and truth -- Mystic garden -- Eve of St. Mark
Summary: A retelling of twenty-seven fairy and folk tales from various parts of the world
Binding: Bound in brown cloth stamped in green and gilt
OCLC Number: 63268068