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Title:
Story-hour favorites, selected for library, school, and home use
Author:
Harper, Wilhelmina, compiler.
Publication Information:
New York : The Century Co., 1918.
Physical Description:
xii pages, 2 l., 3-245 pages ; 19 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Water Nixie, by Pamela Tennant.--Why the chimes rang (a Christmas story) by R.M. Alden.--How the elephant and whale were tricked (Louisiana creole tale) by Katharine Pyle.--The happy prince, by O. Wilde.--How Brer Rabbit saved Brer B'ar's life, by J.C. Harris.--Kingdom of the Greedy (a story for Thanksgiving) from the French by P.J. Stahl.--Selfish giant (a story for Easter) by O. Wilde.--The Gunniwolf, adapted from a southern nonsense tale.--Fate of Echo, adapted from a Greek myth.--To your good health; Russian fairy tale.--Little rabbit who wanted red wings (southern folk tale) by Carolyn Bailey.--Legend of the Christmas rose (a Christmas story) by Selma Lagerlof.--The two frogs; Japanese fairy tale.--The old hag of the forest (adapted) by S. MacManus.

--How the animals secured fire, by Katharine Chandler.--Coming of the prince (a Christmas story) by E. Field.--Legend of the Tutokanula; Indian myth.--Pinocchio (in part) by C. Collodi.--Folly of panic, by Marie Shedlock.
Format :
Book