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Andrew Lang as historian.

Robert S. Rait

Andrew Lang as historian.

by Robert S. Rait

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Published by Univ. Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lang, Andrew, -- 1844-1912.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAndrew Lang Lecture, 1930
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16207778M

    "The Nursery Rhyme Book" by Andrew Lang and illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke is a complete collection of the old nursery rhymes which have delighted so many generations, adorned with attractive pictures and accompanied by a preface written in one of Mr. Lang's most engaging moods.   Andrew Lang () was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the :

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    The stories collected in the twelve volumes of Andrew Lang's Fairy Books of Many Colors have captivated generations of readers. In The Blue Fairy Book, Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. Visit Amazon Author . Much Darker Days, Andrew Lang. Myth‚ Ritual‚ and Religion‚ Vol. 1, Andrew Lang. Prince Prigio From "His Own Fairy Book", Andrew Lang. Prince Ricardo of Pantouflia being the adventures of Prince Prigio's son, Andrew Lang. Raleigh, Andrew Lang. Robert F. Murray his poems with a memoir by Andrew Lang, Andrew Lang. Tales of Romance.


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