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Stories from famous ballads

by Sara Jane Clarke] Lippincott

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Published by J. R. Osgood and company, late Ticknor & Fields, and Fields, Osgood & co. in Boston .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPZ7.L665 St4
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p.l., 178 p.
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26363067M
LC Control Number07015865

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The ballads include introductions, and in some cases I've included multiple versions of the same story (including excerpts from the 15th century ballads). The numbers are those assigned by the great 19th century scholar Francis Child in his multi-volume collection The English and Scottish Popular Ballads (the volume with the Robin Hood ballads. Hans Christian Andersen. The magical author of The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea, and The Brave Tin Soldier, Andersen also wrote poignant short stories enjoyed by readers of all ages, including The Last Dream of Old Oak and the tender, bittersweet Christmas classic The Little Matchstick Girl.

  These early ballads are among the best-known poems and stories in the language, and form part of the common heritage of English speakers everywhere. They gave rise to a tradition of ballad Author: Billy Mills. Here is a list of the top 10 most iconic Banjo Paterson ballads. while a new book Waltzing Matilda: the true story argues it may have been about a love triangle happening in Paterson’s life when he wrote it. in world-famous Dutch violinist Andre Rieu played the tune to a singing Melbourne audience of more t people.


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The movie is an anthology with six different stories Author: Lia Beck. Illustrated and presented by one of the leading artists in modern fantasy, The Book of Ballads gives us some of the great songs and folktales of the English, Irish, and Scottish traditions, re-imagined in sequential-art form, in collaboration with some of todays strongest fantasy writers/5(83).

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