Nordic tales : folktales from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, and Denmark / illustrations by Ulla Thynell. - 160 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm

Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-160).

The forest bride -- East of the sun and west of the moon -- The magician's pupil -- Hildur, the queen of the elves -- The widow's son Toller's neighbours -- Mighty Mikko -- Old Nick and the girl -- The way of the world -- Death and the doctor -- "All I possess!" -- The old woman and the tramp -- The honest penny -- The boy who did not know what fear was -- The true bride -- The giant who had no heart -- Jack of Sj�oholm and the Gan-Finn.

"The stories in this collection will sweep you away to the captivating world of Nordic folklore"--Page 4 of cover.

9781452174471 1452174474



Scandinavia--Social life and customs.

GR205 / .N677 2019