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Jacobs, Joseph 1854-1916

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Celtic fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs( )

140 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six characteristic tales, both romantic and comic, from the folklore of the Celts of the British Isles, collected from both Gaelic and English speaking peasants
English fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

188 editions published between 1871 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-three tales of fairies, giants, and foolish ones from the folklore that served to amuse the unlettered classes of "Merrie England."
Indian fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs( )

80 editions published between 1888 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-nine traditional tales from India include "The Tiger, the Brahman, and the Jackal," "The Lion and the Crane," and "Why the Fish Laughed."
English fairy tales ; and, More English fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs( )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the first compilation of the full first-edition texts of the classic fairy tale collections by Joseph Jacobs, with Jacobs's original prefaces and annotations. A resource for scholars and students, this collection by the "English Grimm" provides an enduring corpus of fairy tales. It includes an authoritative introduction by Donald Haase placing Jacobs's work as a collector/editor in social, historical, and cultural context, and original illustrations by John Batten."--Jacket
The fables of Aesop by Aesop( Book )

92 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of more than eighty fables from Aesop
More English fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

53 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-four lesser known tales collected from English folklore, including Yallery Brown, Tom Hickathrift, Scrapefoot, A. Pottle O'Brains, Tamlane, and Tabetrot and Scantie Mab
More Celtic fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

46 editions published between 1892 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leprechauns, fairies, and medieval heroes figure in the strange events related in this paperback reprint of twenty Celtic folk and fairy tales
Folklore by Folklore Society (Londen)( )

in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most vols. for 1890- contain list of members of the Folk-lore Society
Favorite fairy tales told in England by Virginia Haviland( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Retold from 'English fairy tales.''"
Children's literature for dramatization : an anthology by Geraldine Brain Siks( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic stories and verse are collected for performance by children
Jewish contributions to civilization : an estimate by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

35 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Studies which appeared in the Journal of the Anthropological institute and were afterwards republished as Studies in Jewish statistics, 1891"--Pref. statement
Old French romances, done into English by William Morris( Book )

16 editions published between 1896 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Morris's translations from the medieval French
The fables of Aesop by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

13 editions published between 1894 and 1964 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations of eighty-two of Aesop's best known fables. Includes a brief history of the fables
Johnny-cake by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

12 editions published between 1933 and 1990 in English and Afrikaans and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Johnny-cake escapes from the oven and outruns man and beast, but meets his match in the wily fox
Tattercoats by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the traditional English tale of how poor, neglected Tattercoats comes to marry the Prince
The art of worldly wisdom by Baltasar Gracián y Morales( Book )

30 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable best-seller -- a long-lost, 300-year-old book of wisdom on how to live successfully yet responsibly in a society governed by self-interest -- as acute as Machiavelli yet as humanistic and scrupulously moral as Marcus Aurelius. --
The book of wonder voyages by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

27 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories of imaginary voyages from Greek, Irish, Arab, and Norse folklore
English folk and fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

18 editions published between 1902 and 1990 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-five traditional fairy tales from the folklore of many countries of Europe
The Jews of Angevin England; documents and records, from the Latin and Hebrew sources, printed and manuscript by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

43 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and German and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jewish encyclopedia : a guide to its contents, an aid to its use by Joseph Jacobs( Book )

23 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Celtic fairy tales
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Dzhekobs, Dzhozef 1854-1916

Dzshekobs, Dzshozef 1854-1916

J. J 1854-1916

J. J. (Joseph Jacobs), 1854-1916

Jacobs J.

Jacobs J. 1854-1916

Joseph Jacobs australischer Historiker und Volkskundler

Joseph Jacobs historiador británico

Joseph Jacobs historien britannique

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Joseph Jacobs literatuurcriticus uit Australië (1854-1916)

joshep jacobs

Yagebusi, Yuesefu 1854-1916

Джейкобс Дж

Джейкобс, Дж 1854-1916

Джекобс Дж

Джекобс Дж. 1854-1916

ג'קובס, ג'וזף

ג'קובס, ג'וזף 1854-1916

ג'קובס, ג'וזף, היסטוריון בריטי

דזשייקאבס, ג'וזף 1854-1916

דזשײקאבס, דזשאזעף

جوزيف جاكوبس مؤرخ بريطاني

جوزیف جاكوبس

제이컵스, 조지프 1854-1916

제이콥스

제이콥스, 조셉 1854-1916

제이콥스, 조지프 1854-1916

ジェイコブズ

ジェイコブズ, J

ジェイコブズ, ジョゼフ

ジョセフ・ジェイコブス

ヤコブス, ジョセフ

雅各布斯, 约瑟夫 1854-1916

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English fairy talesIndian fairy talesEnglish fairy tales ; and, More English fairy talesThe fables of AesopMore English fairy talesMore Celtic fairy talesFavorite fairy tales told in EnglandJewish contributions to civilization : an estimate