Why The Fish Laughed And Other Tales

Author: Kevin Crossley-Holland
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192751874
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This collection is a celebration of diversity. There are tales from Asia and India, Central and South America, North America and the Pacific.

The Enchanted Keys And Other Tales

Author: Miss Pardoe (Julia)
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metamorphosis would lead to; but the thought appeared to me a suggestion of
Heaven, and I followed it at all risks. When Zemroude returned to the room, her
first care was to come to my cage. As soon as she perceived that the nightingale
was dead, she uttered a shriek that brought all her slaves about her. “What ails
you, madam?” said they, in terrified accents. “Has any misfortune happened to
you?” “I am in despair,” replied the princess, weeping bitterly. “My nightingale is

The Little Mermaid And Other Fairy Tales

Author: Hans Christian Andersen
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486111377
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“Music, music!” shrieked the emperor. “You precious little golden bird, sing, sing! I
have loaded you with precious stones, and even hung my own golden slipper
round your neck. Sing, I tell you, sing!” But the bird stood silent, there was nobody
to wind it up, so of course it could not go. Death continued to fix the great empty
sockets of its eyes upon the emperor, and all was silent, so terribly silent.
Suddenly, close to the window, there was a burst of lovely song; it was the living
nightingale ...

The Favourite Scholar And Other Tales By M Howitt And Mrs S C Hall

Author: Mary Howitt
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His trill was as soft as a nightingale's song, Yet you heard it above the roar ;
Though the vessel dash'd and the billow flash'd, Tom only whistled the more. If
reefing a topsail that shiver'd aloft — While the yards dipp'd deep in the spray-
Like a careless bird in his stormy swing He whistled and work'd away. But the
bravest must die, and poor old Tom One night made the waves his pillow — He
sleeps there yet, though he ... rises, the strain grows wild, And shrieks TOM

The Nightingale

Author: Hans Christian Andersen
Publisher: Scandinavia Publishing House
ISBN: 8771326839
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Thirty of Hans Christian Andersen's most cherished stories in single volumes Illustrator various artists. Known all over the world, these fairytales hold stories of great value and are a source of inspiration for both young and old.

The Storyteller S Sourcebook

Author: Margaret Read MacDonald
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780810354852
Size: 58.75 MB
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The Night Singer. Paxton - Belling the Cat and Other Aesop's Fables,
unpaginated (J2549.4*). The Night Troll. East - The Singing Sack 28-29 (F531.*). Night Visitors. Young pb (N53 1.3.2*). The Nightingale and the
Blindworm. Zipes - The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm 646 (A2241.
5). The Nightingale That Shrieked. Crossley-Holland - The Young Oxford Book of
Folk Tales 72-78 (N455.4F*). Nine-in-One Grr! Git!. Blia pb (A2499.2. 1 *). Ninety-
nine Hens and a ...

Aileen Aroon A Memoir With Other Tales Of Faithful Friends And Favourites Sketched From Life

Author: Gordon Stables
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I am more convinced than ever that for the first two or three nights after their
arrival in this country the nightingales do not go to sleep at all, but sing on all day
as well as all night, the marvel being that they do not get hoarse. But after a ... But
, of course, the thrush must sing, the blackbird must pipe, and vulgar sparrows
bicker and shriek, and talk Billingsgate to each other, for sparrows having but
little music in their own nature, have just as little appreciation for the gift in others.
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