Oddly enough, it has two tales "The Hairy Man" and "The Gold-Bearded Man", where the prince gets in trouble by freeing a prisoner (a la "Iron Hans") but the freed captive does not play so great a role. The Crimson Fairy Book - Ebook written by Andrew Lang. Lang's outreach was impressive in what he scooped together for this--once again the more "little-known" tales of the universe in a broad aray of stories arranged from the more traditional type to those that are clearly fables and even a few that I would consider highly original and fantastical. Andrew Gabriel Lang was a prolific Scots man of letters. I am about five colors shy of finishing all of the Lang color fairy tale collections--I think I read all of them as a child, but I can't seem to remember them--although I do remember getting the books off the shelf at Estes Hills Elementary, in Chapel Hill eons ago. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Reviewed in the United States on October 12, 2014. See details. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. The Brown Fairy Book (Complete and Unabridged with Original Illustrations), The Olive Fairy Book (Complete & Unabridged), The Lilac Fairy Book (Dover Children's Classics), The Grey Fairy Book (Dover Children's Classics), The Violet Fairy Book (Dover Children's Classics), The Green Fairy Book (Dover Children's Classics). Hombres jóvenes que tenían que salir al mundo en busca de fortuna, jóvenes doncellas raptadas por dragones, sabios en el bosque con poderes mágicos, animales parlantes, ogros atemorizantes, vinos con propiedades mágicas, princesas que aceptan casarse sin peros que valgan, muchachos que solo con probar su inteligencia se convertían en ministros y luego en reyes. This is one of my favorite fairy tale author. This book was ok until I got to "The language of the beasts". There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I brought this for my mother and she said she enjoyed it. Loved these when I was a kid, I tried to collect the whole set of colors. Members save with free shipping everyday! Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store Check Availability at Nearby Stores. They are better if they are spread out over a long period of time rather than close together like I have been reading them. Please try again. 'The Colony of Cats' was among the best. Some were boring and others funny. Lang also hits a global impact here as these stories bounce throughout the countries. Me costó terminarlo... Más que nada por lo extravagante de los cuentos, la mayor parte termina con un gran WTF? Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 17, 2018. Andrew Lang, a Scotsman, was a literary critic, novelist, poet, and a contributor to the field of anthropology. The Crimson Fairy Book. I don't have a copy, but I've read most of it online. The pictures are intact! Me gustó mucho esta colección de cuentos, tanto que me gustaría poder conseguir los demás libros de colores. Please try again. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Reviewed in the United States on November 3, 2017. by Dover Publications. Something went wrong. Anyway, Crimson down, just starting Brown. Back then Dover press books were relatively expensive, about twice the price of a regular paperback book. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Paperback $ 8.99. Oddly enough, it has two tales "The Hairy Man" and "The Gold-Bearded Man", where the prince gets in trouble by freeing a prisoner (a la "Iron Hans") but the freed captive does not play so great a role. What a delight to find these on instant kindle edition. A wide variety. she enjoyed me reading to her. I read his books from elementary school to current and am never bored with the stories. “The Crimson Fairy Book,” published in 1903, is the eighth of twelve collected fairy story books that were researched, translated and compiled by Andrew Lang (1844-1912) and his wife, Leonora Blanche Alleyne Lang. Publication date 1903 Publisher London ; New York : Longmans, Green and Co. Collection bostonpubliclibrary; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Boston Public Library Language English. â€œThe Crimson Fairy Book,â€ published in 1903, is the eighth of twelve collected fairy story books that were researched, translated and compiled by Andrew Lang (1844-1912) and his wife, Leonora Blanche Alleyne Lang.