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Womenfolk and Fairy Tales Hardcover – February 26, 1975


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Product Details

  • Age Range: 8 - 12 years
  • Grade Level: 4 - 6
  • Hardcover: 176 pages
  • Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers (February 26, 1975)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0395202760
  • ISBN-13: 978-0395202760
  • Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 5.9 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,191,814 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"The language is a joy; modern enough for comprehension, yet liberally sprinkled with old-fashioned words and phrasings that whet both imagination and ear." The Washington Post

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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By L O'connor on November 21, 2003
Format: Hardcover
This is my favourite anthology of fairy tales with adventurous heroines. No princesses waiting passively to be rescued here, but enterprising women of all kinds having exciting adventures. Magical stories like kate Crackernuts and Cap O'Rushes, funny stories like Clever Grethel and The Husband Who Was to Mind the House, one story featuring three generations of remarkable women, the Japanese story Three Strong Women. Tales from all over the world, exciting dramatic and funny. This book would make an ideal gift for any girl tired of reading stories where the men have all the adventures.
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