Talking tea kettles, a monstrous goblin-spider, miniature warriors, and other fanciful creatures abound in exotic tales brimming with warmth and whimsy. Eleven excellently translated fables include "The Fountain of Youth," "The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumplings," "The Wooden Bowl," "My Lord Bag-o'-Rice," and more. 21 original illustrations by Yuko Green.
Reprint of Japanese Fairy Tales, Boni and Liveright, Inc., New York, 1924.
|Availability||Usually ships in 24 to 48 hours|
|Author/Editor||Lafcadio Hearn, Francis A. Davis|
|Grade level||3 - 8 (ages 8 - 14)|
|Dimensions||5 x 8|