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Giants, trolls, witches, beasts : ten tales from the deep, dark woods
Giants, trolls, witches, beasts : ten tales from the deep, dark woods
Phillips, Craig, 1975-2017
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Diverse myths and legends from around the world, from Iceland to Poland to Japan: A cobbler girl tricks the Wawel Dragon, after all the king's knights fail..., The Polar Bear King loses his skin..., Momotaro, born from a peach, defies the ogres everyone else is too scared to face..., Snow White and Rose Red make friends with a bear...
Imprint:
Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2017.
Collation:
183 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 28 cm.
Notes:
Introduction by Carole Wilkinson.
Contents:
Vasilia the brave (from Russia) -- Thor and the frost giants (from Scandinavia) -- The nixie in the well (from Germany) -- Snow White and Rose Red (from Germany) -- Momotaro (from Japan) -- The king of the polars bears (from America) -- The boy who was never afraid (from Sweden) -- The devil bridegroom (from Estonia) -- Finn McCool (from Ireland) -- The wawel dragon (from Poland).
ISBN:
97817606300279781760113261
Dewey class:
398.2741.5994
Language:
English
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