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Ballantyne, Hanson and Co

Overview
Works: 329 works in 434 publications in 1 language and 3,801 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Bibliography  Biography  Poetry  Folklore  Lullabies  Fairy tales  Adventure stories 
Roles: Printer, Publisher
Classifications: PZ8.J19, 398.2
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Most widely held works by Ballantyne, Hanson and Co
The story of Rosina : and other verses by Austin Dobson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The nursery rhyme book by Andrew Lang ( Book )
2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 332 nursery rhymes grouped under such categories as "Historical," "Tales," "Proverbs," "Songs," "Games," and "Jingles."
Fairy tales of the Slav peasants and herdsmen by Alexander Chodźko ( Book )
2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Káfirs of the Hindu-Kush by George Scott Robertson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The babees' book: medieval manners for the young, done into modern English from Dr. Furnivall's texts by Edith Rickert by Frederick James Furnivall ( Book )
2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The redemption of Egypt by W. Basil Worsfold ( Book )
1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unknown horn of Africa : an exploration from Berbera to the Leopard River by F. L James ( Book )
1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through the unknown Pamirs; the second Danish Pamir Expedition, 1898-99 by O Olufsen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More Celtic fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leprechauns, fairies, and medieval heroes figure in the strange events related in this reprint of twenty Celtic folk and fairy tales
More English fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 83 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
Hayti; or, The black republic by Spenser St. John ( Book )
1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk-tales of Kashmir by James Hinton Knowles ( Book )
2 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk-tale is a subject which requires the most dainty treatment and the careful analysis. Most folk-lorists find it as a source to analysis the practices, ideas and beliefs of the people of ancient and middle ages. In those days fables was popular as it was adopted as medium of instruction. It is believed that an apposite or well-told story would arouse attention where logical arguement or abstract reasoning would fail to produce the slightest effect. These fictitious narratives with their moral and religious applications had a very considerable influence upon the literature of those days
The table-talk and bon-mots of Samuel Foote : (with an introductory memoir) by Samuel Foote ( Book )
3 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indian fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 65 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."
The complete angler; or The contemplative man's recreation by Izaak Walton ( Book )
2 editions published between 1889 and 1896 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yule logs ( Book )
3 editions published between 1898 and 1901 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Morris, his homes and haunts by Frances Evelyn Maynard Greville Warwick ( Book )
2 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories & fairy tales by H. C Andersen ( Book )
5 editions published between 1893 and 1897 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feats on the fjord, and Merdhin by Harriet Martineau ( Book )
2 editions published between 1883 and 1899 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.47 (from 0.06 for Yule logs ... to 0.84 for The table- ...)
Alternative Names
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Languages
English (37)