American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum PDF

By L. Frank Baum

ISBN-10: 1603128999

ISBN-13: 9781603128995

ISBN-10: 1776665953

ISBN-13: 9781776665952

ISBN-10: 1985317648

ISBN-13: 9781985317642

American Fairy stories is the identify of a suite of twelve myth tales via L. Frank Baum.
The twelve tales have been released during this order within the first edition.

"The field of Robbers." "The Glass Dog." "The Queen of Quok." "The woman Who Owned a Bear." "The Enchanted Types." "The giggling Hippopotamus." "The Magic Bon Bons." "The catch of pop Time." "The marvelous Pump." "The Dummy That Lived." "The King of the Polar Bears." "The Mandarin and the Butterfly."

The tales, as critics have famous, lack the high-fantasy element of the easiest of Baum's paintings, in ounces or out. With ironic or nonsensical morals connected to their ends, their tone is extra satirical, glib, and tongue-in-cheek than is common in kid's tales; the serialization in newspapers for grownup readers was once applicable for the fabrics. "The Magic Bon Bons" was once the most well-liked of the stories, judging via variety of reprints.

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