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Polish folk tales

Lucia Merecka Borski

Polish folk tales

by Lucia Merecka Borski

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Published by Sheed & Ward in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Poland.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtr. [and adapted] by Lucia Merecka Borski. (Lucia Merecka Szczepanowicz) Illus. by Erica Gorecka-Egan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.B64 Po
      The Physical Object
      Pagination123 p.
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6515665M
      LC Control Number47012388

      A delicious assortment of folktales from Poland awaits you in this appealing collection. More than 50 tales range from local legends, animal tales, and magic tales to religious legends, stories of demons and supernatural creatures, humorous tales, and how and why tales-exemplifying the Polish spirit, character, and sense of humor. Polish Fairy Tale - The Lost Child. by Alexander Chodsko. NOOK Book (eBook) $ Sign in to Purchase Instantly book of welsh fairy tales. book by gerald murphy. book by nell madden. polish fairy tale the avenging wand. book by alexander chodsko. book by .

      Get this from a library! Polish fairy tales. [Martin Hare; Hazel Cook] -- Seventeen Polish fairy tales involving enchanted princes and princesses, a cock that makes the wind blow again, lost treasure, and a traditional Polish folk hero.   Herein are classic folklore selections from a large collection made by A. J. Glinski in These fairy tales come from a far and distant past and may even date from primitive Aryan times. They represent the folklore current among the peasantry of the Author: Anon E. Mouse.

      Wikimedia Commons has media related to Fairy tales by country. Subcategories. This category has the following 41 subcategories, out of 41 total. A American fairy tales‎ (11 P) Armenian fairy tales‎ (3 P) B Polish fairy tales‎ (3 P).   Included are seven fairy tales that are translated from the Polish language. The stories are illustrated with fine pictures. The illustrations are both color and black/white. The stories are: (1) The frog princess, (2) Princess Miranda and Prince Hero, (3) The eagles, (4) The whirlwind, (5) The Pages:


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Polish folk tales by Lucia Merecka Borski Download PDF EPUB FB2

NEW translations of Polish folk tales, which have never appeared in other books. My professors at university told me this is the first translation of Polish folk fairy tales since also contains translations of 2 works by Reymont and Sienkiewicz, which have never been published before, complete with classical translations of /5(10).

This book is really important to the Polish culture. From my research, only two compilations of Polish fairy FOLK tales have previously appeared in English: Polish Fairy Tales () - not folk ones but authored by J. Glinski (–), translated by A.

Maude. Those edition contained as few as 7 (!) tales/5(33). This book is a true gem. Every nationality has its folk tales (fairy tales, children's stories) which is reflective of its culture.

This is a wonderful way to introduce children to their heritage This particular book goes into the history, etc. in addition to the actual stories.

Anyone of Slavic or Polish descent should own this book/5(4). A popular author of Polish fairy tales is Maude Ashurt Biggs, who translated the work of A.J. Glinski, from a collection Polish folk tales book in In the fairy tale book’s foreword, Biggs explains that the tales are from a collection Glinski printed in   This is a book of a few long Polish fairy tales.

According to the forward they were selected from a larger collection of Polish tales. While most of the stories are a bit long for bed-time, they are all written in child-friendly language, though they still have appeal for older audiences.

There is an active table of contents/5(22). Polish Fairy Tales is a collection of seven Polish fairy tales published in The collection by British translator Maude Ashurt Biggs was translated from the work by A.J.

Glinski. In the fairy tale book’s foreword, Biggs explains that the tales are from a collection Polish folk tales book printed in   Best of Polish Fairy Tales Sergiej Nowikow. out of 5 stars Paperback.

$ Seasons of the Slavic Soul Clare M. Anderson. out of 5 stars 4. Paperback. $ New Researches on the Religion and Mythology of the Pagan Slavs Patrice Lajoye. Paperback. $ Next/5(15). Folktales > European folktales > Polish folktales > The eagles at World of Tales Polish Fairy Tales.

Notes: Contains seven Polish folktales. Author: A. Glinski John Lane, The Bodley Head, London; John Lane Company, New York. Home Folktales European folktales. Book Spotlight. Stories from Pentamerone. Donate Bitcoin. Poland is located in Central Europe.

With more than a thousand years of tradition, the Polish have developed a unique cultural heritage. The collection of folktales from Poland consists of one book with seven folktales. Polish legends and folk tales.

The most interesting myths, stories, and legends from Poland. Contact Polish Legends, Folklore, Myths and Stories. Poland like every other nation has its own traditions, and an integral part of these traditions are countless myths and legends. These stories constitute an important aspect of national heritage.

Welcome to World of Tales - a collection of children's stories, folktales, fairy tales and fables. Read the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm, the folktales from around the world or the fables of Aesop.

Polish Fairy Tales by A. Glinski () Translated by Maude Ashurst Biggs These are selections from a large collection made by A. Glinski, printed at Wilna in These fairy tales. This small story book includes seven fairy tales, translated from the original Polish.

I’d describe each story as whimsical, easy to understand, good winning against evil, and with an obvious moral at the end/5. This collection of seventeen Polish fairy tales was released as part of Follett's World Fairy Tale Collections series, published in the s and s, and provides an entertaining and fascinating glimpse of Polish folk beliefs.

Here the reader will encounter the classic "quest-type" story, the ubiquitous animal fable, and one or two general discussions of certain supernatural beings.4/5. POLISH FAIRY TALES.

TRANSLATED FROM A J GLINSKI By MAUDE ASHURST BIGGS. ILLUSTRATED By CECILE WALTON. LONDON: JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD NEW YORK JOHN LANE COMPANY The Mayflower Press, Plymouth, England. William Brendon & Son, Ltd.

[Illustration: The pictures in this book are dedicated to my sons Gavril and Teddy. Cecile Walton.] TALES. Download Polish Fairy Tales PDF Books By:"A. Glinski" Published on by Read Books Ltd. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text. The collection of Slavic folktales consists of nine books with folktales: 47 Russian folktales, seven Polish folktales, 35 Czech and Slovak folktales, 27 Ukrainian folktales and 34 folktales.

Read an online collection of interesting folktales at World of Tales - Stories for children from around the world. The collection of folktales from Asia consists of fourteen books with stories: 55 Arabic folktales, Chinese folktales, 69 Indian folktales, 69 Japanese folktales and 61 Filipino folktales.

Polish folktales. Russian. "The Glass Mountain" (Aarne–Thompson type ) is a Polish fairy tale collected by Hermann Kletke. Andrew Lang included it in The Yellow Fairy Book. The name also appears as a mythical location in a different story, Old Rinkrank, one of the original Brothers Grimm fairytales, "Glassberg" or "Glasberg" in the original German.

TALES FROM POLAND. These are selections from a large collection made by A. Glinski, printed at Wilna in These fairy tales come from a far past and may even date from primitive Aryan times. They represent the folklore current among the peasantry of the Eastern provinces of Poland, and also in those provinces usually known as White Russia.

The book comprises 50 folk tales. The tales were translated in and had never been published in English before. Be sure to choose the compilation for the best fairy tales ever written.

Children's fairy tales teach our little ones to be both civil and creative while /5.Title: Polish Fairy Tales. Catalogue Number: Format: BOOK. Condition: New.Fairy Tales in Polish and English Fairy Tales in Polish and English.

£ VAT included The book contains these five Fairy Tales: Pinocchio, The Wishing Table, The Glass Mountain, The Fisherman and the Goldfish, Hanzel and Gretel.

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