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[Japanese fairy tale collection]


Related Names: James, T. H. Mrs. , Chamberlain, Basil Hall 1850-1935.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Griffith, Farran & Co., [between 1892 and 1896?]
Subjects: Folklore > Folklore / Japan.
Fairy tales.
Note: Contents: Momotaro, or, Little peachling [Japanese fairy tale series ; no. 1] -- Tongue cut sparrow [no. 2] -- Battle of the monkey & the crab [no. 3] -- The old man who made the dead trees blossom [no. 4] -- Kachi-Kachi Mountain [no. 5] -- The mouse's wedding [no. 6] -- The old man and the devils [no. 7] -- The fisher-boy Urashima / by B. H. Chamberlain [no. 8] -- The serpent with eight heads / told in English by B. H. Chamberlain [no. 9] -- The Matsuyama mirror / by Mrs. T. H. James [no. 10] -- The hare of Inaba / told to children by Mrs. T. H. James [no. 11] -- The cub's triumph [no. 12] -- The silly jelly-fish / told in English by B. H. Chamberlain [no. 13] -- The princes Fire-flash & Fire-fade / told to children by Mrs. T. H. James [no. 14] -- My Lord Bag-o'-Rice / told in English by B. H. Chamberlain [no. 15] -- The wooden bowl / told in English by Mrs. T. H. James [no. 16]
Approximate publication dates established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c. 1800-1870, p. 77.
Illustrations are hand-colored.
Each volume is printed on one side of double leaves of crepe paper, folded in the traditional Japanese style.
Individual works in the series are translated from Japanese.
Title provided by cataloger.
Physical Description: 16 v. : col. ill. ; 15 cm.
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