Strange tales from many lands

  • 144 Pages
  • 1.11 MB
  • English

Target , London
Statementedited by Freya Littledale ; illustrated by Alexy Pendle.
ContributionsLittledale, Freya., Pendle, Alexy.
The Physical Object
Pagination144p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15037935M
ISBN 100426200551

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[Freya Littledale; Mila Lazarevich] -- Eleven tales from different countries including "The Werewolf" from Spain, "The Inn That Wasn't There" from China, and "The Boy in the Secret Valley" from Iceland.

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Medieval stories travelled many lands, some still part of the oral tradition, although we definitely owe a debt to all those who collected them; from the Far and Middle Eastern writers whose names are so often lost to us, to the likes of Antoine de la Sale, the 15th century French writer who wrote Le Cent Nouvelles Nouvelles, also called The Hundred New Tales.

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