The Brown Fairy Book


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(4.8 stars; 29 reviews)

Andrew Lang’s Brown Fairy Book (1904) was a beautifully produced and illustrated edition of fairy tales that has become a classic. This was one of many other collections of fairy tales, collectively known as Andrew Lang’s Fairy Books. (Summary by Wikipedia)

(10 hr 2 min)

Chapters

00 - Preface 4:42 Read by Richard Kilmer
01 - What the Rose Did to the Cypress - Part 1 41:46 Read by Richard Kilmer
02 - What the Rose Did to the Cypress - Part 2 42:05 Read by Richard Kilmer
03 - Ball-Carrier and the Bad One; How Ball-Carrier Finished His Task 33:23 Read by Richard Kilmer
04 - The Bunyip 8:36 Read by Richard Kilmer
05 - Father Grumbler 18:35 Read by Richard Kilmer
06 - The Story of the Yara 18:33 Read by Richard Kilmer
07a - The Cunning Hare 7:15 Read by Richard Kilmer
07b - The Turtle and His Bride 10:28 Read by Richard Kilmer
08 - How Gierald the Coward was Punished 18:46 Read by Muriel
09a - Habogi 12:48 Read by AnabelleC
09b - How the Little Brother Set Free His Big Brothers 17:19 Read by AnabelleC
10 - The Sacred Milk of Koumongoe 17:33 Read by Muriel
11 - The Wicked Wolverine 13:46 Read by AnabelleC
12a - The Husband of the Rat's Daughter 7:27 Read by SopranoHarmony
12b - The Mermaid and the Boy 28:22 Read by SopranoHarmony
13 - Pivi and Kabo 8:19 Read by Nolan Fout
14 - The Elf Maiden 12:25 Read by Jing Li
15 - How Some Wild Animals Became Tame Ones 8:16 Read by Debra
16 - Fortune and the Wood-Cutter 6:17 Read by Niki Salfranc
17 - The Enchanted Head 13:37 Read by Jerry James
18 - The Sister of the Sun 27:00 Read by alegriavida
19 - The Prince and the Three Fates 21:39 Read by Jing Li
20 - The Fox and the Lapp 21:58 Read by Richard Kilmer
21 - Kisa the Cat 11:05 Read by Debra
22 - The Lion and the Cat 11:30 Read by Grace
23 - Which was the Foolishest? 10:06 Read by SopranoHarmony
24 - Asmund and Signy 11:06 Read by SopranoHarmony
25 - Rubezahl 33:02 Read by Sukaina Jaffer
26 - Story Of The King Who Would Be Stronger Than Fate 34:17 Read by Wina Hathaway
27 - Story of Wali Dad the Simple-Hearted 20:21 Read by Sarika Pawar
28 - Tale of a Tortoise and of a Mischievous Monkey 34:05 Read by Wina Hathaway
29 - The Knights of the Fish 15:51 Read by Sarika Pawar

Reviews

(5 stars)

I just love the color fairy book series!

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(5 stars)

I love Andrew Langs colerful fairy books I just can't even