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Andrew Lang: Selected Works (Annotated)

Andrew Lang

Published July 14th 2015
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76 pages
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Andrew Lang was a Scots poet, novelist, and literary critic. Although he did not collect the stories himself from oral primary sources only Madame dAulnoy and Lang had collected tales from such a large variety of sources, which made the collectionsMoreAndrew Lang was a Scots poet, novelist, and literary critic. Although he did not collect the stories himself from oral primary sources only Madame dAulnoy and Lang had collected tales from such a large variety of sources, which made the collections immensely influential. Lang gave many of the tales their first appearance in English. As acknowledged in the prefaces, although Lang himself made most of the selections, his wife and other translators did a large portion of the translating and retelling of the actual stories.Andrew Langs Fairy Books—also known as Andrew Langs Coloured Fairy Books or Andrew Langs Fairy Books of Many Colors—are a series of twelve collections of fairy tales. In this edition we offer you several selected works from different Langs Fairy Books. Its a great chance to get acquainted with new cultures and their traditional folklore. Selected short stories are sure to appeal to everyone, from kids to adults. Wonderful and miraculous worlds of fairytales are waiting for you to step in!