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American folk and fairy tales

Rachel Field

American folk and fairy tales

by Rachel Field

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Published by Junior Literary Guild in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- America

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected by Rachel Field, with drawings by Margaret Freeman
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 302 p.
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18086319M

      Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales are tales from female African American storytelling tradition. Each story gives its reader a glimpse into African American women strengths, bravery, joys, and sorrow. These stories focus on the role of African American woman that are actual and fantastic/5. 10 African and African American Folktales for Children by Zanny LoveFebruary 1, America is a country rich in history and stories. As a melting pot of cultures, our national literature comes from all over the world. One of the best ways to teach our children about other cultures is through books, and in honor of Black History Month, I have.

      Cinderella in America: A Book of Folk and Fairy Tales. Compiled and edited by William Bernard McCarthy. [Jackson: University Press of Mississippi. Pp. xiii+ Appendices, references, list of credits, tale type index, motif index, index of collectors, . For the very first time, The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm makes available in English all stories from the and editions. These narrative gems, newly translated and brought together in one beautiful book, are accompanied by sumptuous new illustrations from award-winning artist Andrea Dezsö.

    Folklore, Folktales, and Fairy Tales from England, a library of books digitized by and others. Ertha, the Germanic Earth Goddess. The account, written by Tacitus in the y of a north German deity variously named Ertha, Hertha, Nerthus, or Mother Earth. About Latin American Folktales. Part of the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library. JOHN BIERHORST is the author, editor, or translator of more than thirty books on Native American lore, including Latin American Folktales, The Mythology of South America, The Mythology of North America, and The Mythology of Mexico and Central America.


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Rachel Lyman Field was an American novelist, poet, and author of children's fiction. She is best known for her Newbery Medalwinning novel for young adults, Hitty, Her First Hundred Years, published in As a child Field contributed to the St.

Nicholas Magazine and was educated at Radcliffe College. Her book, Prayer for a Child, was a recipient of the Caldecott Medal for its illustrations by3/5. Get this from a library. American folk and fairy tales.

[Rachel Field; Margaret Freeman] -- A collection of tales introducing B'rer Rabbit, Rip van Winkle, Paul Bunyan and other American folk characters. American folk and fairy tales. [Rachel Field; Margaret Freeman] -- A collection of American folk and fairy tales book introducing B'rer Rabbit, Rip van Winkle, Paul Bunyan and other American folk characters.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. The collection of folktales from North America consists of six books with stories: 50 Native American folktales, 60 US folktales and 26 Canadian folktales.

Old Indian legends. A Treasury of Eskimo Tales. Notes: Contains 31 folktales gathered from the Eskimo living in North America. List of Folk Tales for Kids | LoveToKnow. The seventeen stories explore many struggles the character faces in the African American culture and expands into character growth and achievement.

The book illustrates the many African cultural traditions and includes the author's personal stories, and retold versions of ghost stories, folk legends, and classic fairy tales. Native American Fairy Tales, Folk Tales and Fables “Coyote the prairie wolf.” Illustration by John Rae, published in American Indian Fairy Tales by W.T.

Larned (), P.F. Volland Company. Read Native American folk tales from North, Central and South America in collections from Zitkala-Ša, Cornelius Mathews, Cyrus MacMillan and more.

The stories and tall tales for kids books I chose for this list are colonial or post-colonial American folktales. I was quite happy that I was able to include a diverse range of American folktales on this list: Creole, African-American, American Southwest, pioneer tales and more. Retellings of American folktales and legends, Native American myths, weather folklore, ghost stories and more from each of the 50 United States of America.

Great for school children and teachers. North American Fairy Tales, Folk Tales and Fables. “Then Fox untied the bag, and let Rabbit out and got into the bag himself.” Illustration by Marcia Lane Foster from Canadian Fairy Tales by Cyrus MacMillan, published Read North American folk tales from the U.S and Canada by Carl Sandburg, Charles Skinner, Zitkala-Ša and others.

A Mighty Girl's collection of empowering fairy tales and folktales starring clever and courageous girls -- without a damsel in distress in sight. For a selection of all princess-related stories on A Mighty Girl, visit our Ultimate Guide to the Independent Princess.

Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm. Notes: This fairy tale collection contains 52 of the Grimm's fairy tales. This new Dover edition, first published inis an unabridged republication of the work first published by Macmillan and Company in Author: Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm Translator: Lucy Crane Published: Fairy tales are stories that range from those originating in folklore to more modern stories defined as literary fairy tales.

Despite subtle differences in the categorizing of fairy tales, folklore, fables, myths, and legends, a modern definition of the fairy tale, as provided by Jens Tismar's monologue in German, is a story that differs "from an oral folk tale", written by "a single General lists: 18th-century British children's literature.

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The Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library Found in Fairy Tales The folkloric traditions of cultures throughout the world come brilliantly to life in these fairy tale and folk tale compilations by world-class scholars and anthropologists. American Folk and Fairy Tales Rachel Field (selected by); Joel Chandler Harris, Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Quantity available: 1 Scribners, The distinguished creators of The People Could Fly and Many Thousand Gone return for this striking collection of 17 tales, each featuring an African American woman or girl as the main character.

True stories, ghost stories, folk legends, classic fairy tales, tall tales and more indicate the breadth of African American cultural by: 7. of 63 results for Books: Children's Books: Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths.

Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Eligible for Free Shipping. A Yiddish Folk Tale (Michael Di Capua Books) by Margot Zemach | Sep 1, out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 8.

Get it as. American Fairy Tales is the title of a collection of twelve fantasy stories by L. Frank Baum, published in by the George M.

Hill Company, the firm that issued The Wonderful Wizard of Oz the previous : L. Frank Baum. American folk and fairy tales by Field, Hardcover.

Book Condition: Good. 1st awn library copy with black library binding. no D.J. pp Collection from of American legends, folk tales, fairy tales, etc., suitable for children. Illustrated throughout with black and white drawings plus eight full color plates. By: H. R. Schoolcraft () This book features a series of short stories collected by renowned ethnologist Henry R.

Schoolcraft. The stories are adapted from old Native American legends with the aim to protect their authenticity from future contamination.5/5(1).Set in the mid’s in Charleston County, South Carolina, this book features a vibrant African American community and themes of love, family, and of course — food and cooking.

John’s mother, Ma Sally, cooks the best black-eyed peas in town. When her son John tells her he wants to get married.Just about everyone is familiar with folk and fairy tales. Children learn about them from parents, teachers, and other adults, while researchers study these tales at colleges and universities.

At the same time, folk and fairy tales are inseparable from everyday life and popular culture. Movies, music, art, and literature offer imaginative retellings and interpretations of fairy and folk tales/5(3).