Nordic tales : folktales from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, and Denmark / illustrations by Ulla Thynell.
Contributor(s): Thynell, Ulla [illustrator.].Material type: BookPublisher: San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books LLC, Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781452174471; 1452174474.Subject(s): Folklore -- Scandinavia | Scandinavia -- Social life and customsDDC classification: 398.20948
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Traditional Nordic folktales come to life in this enchanting illustrated edition.
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.