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East o' the sun and west o' the moon: fifty-nine Norwegian folk tales from the collection of Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe [translated by] George Webbe Dasent.

; Moe, Jørgen Engebretsen, 1813-1882, author ; Dasent, George Webbe, Sir, 1817-1896, translator
New York, Dover Publications [1970] .
ISBN 0486225216, 9780486225210

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Standard Title Norske folke-eventyr. English
Other Authors Moe, Jørgen Engebretsen, 1813-1882,
Dasent, George Webbe, 1817-1896,
Subjects Contes -- Norvège.
Contes de fées -- Norvège.
Fairy tales -- Norway.
Fairy tales.
Folklore -- Norvège.
Folklore -- Norway.
Norway.
Tales -- Norway.
Tales.
Description xiv, 418 pages, [76] pages of plates : illustrations 22 cm
Notes "A republication of ... Popular tales from the Norse, third edition ... 1888. Seventy-seven pictures have been added"--Title page verso.
Translation of Norske folkeeventyr.
Summary Grade level: 7, 8, 9, e, i, s.
Contents True and untrue -- Why the sea is salt -- The old dame and her hen -- East o' the sun and west o' the moon -- Boots who ate a match with the troll -- Hacon Grizzlebeard -- Boots who made the princess say, 'that's a story,' -- The twelve wild ducks -- The giant who had no heart in his body -- The fox as herdsman -- The mastermaid -- The cat on the dovrefell -- Princess on the glass hill -- How one went out to woo -- The cock and the hen -- The master-smith -- The two step-sisters -- Buttercup -- Taming the shrew -- Shortshanks -- Gudbrand on the hill-side -- The blue belt -- Why the bear is stumpy-tailed -- Not a pin to choose between them -- One's own children are always prettiest -- The three princesses of Whiteland -- The lassie and her godmother -- The three aunts -- The cock, the cuckoo, and the blackcock -- Rich Peter the pedlar -- Gertrude's bird -- Boots and the troll -- Goosey Grizzel -- The lad who went to the north wind -- The master thief -- The best wish -- The three billy-goats gruff -- Well done and ill paid -- The husband who was to mind the house -- Dapplegrim -- Farmer weathersky -- Lord Peter -- The seven foals -- The widow's son -- Bushy bride -- Boots and his brothers -- Big Peter and little Peter -- Tatterhood -- The cock and hen that went to the dovrefell -- Katie woodencloak -- Thumbikin -- Doll i' the grass -- The lad and the deil -- The cock and hen a-nutting -- The big bird dan -- Soria Moria Castle -- Bruin and Reynard -- Tom Totherhouse -- Little Annie and the goose-girl.
Genre Folk tales.
Fairy tales.
Fairy tales.
Folk tales.
Geographic Area Norway
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00089886
(OCoLC)89886
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