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by Anon E. Mouse & Translated by W.G. Collingwood & J. Stefansson

This is the story/saga of a poet, poor and proud, with all the strength of a Viking and all the weakness of genius. He loves a fine lady, a spoiled child; who bewitches him, and jilts him, and jilts him again....

FOLK TALES FROM THE RUSSIAN - Russian Folk and Fairy Tales

by Anon E. Mouse, Retold by Verra Xenophontovna & Retold by Kalamatiano De Blumenthal

In Russia, as elsewhere in the world, folklore is rapidly scattering before the practical spirit of modern progress. The traveling peasant bard or story teller, and the devoted "nyanya", the beloved nurse of...

HERO TALES AND LEGENDS OF THE SERBIANS - over 80 Serbian tales and legends

by Anon E. Mouse, Compiled by Woislav M. Petrovitch & Illustrated by William Sewell & Gilbert James

The Indians manifest their poetry in their huge temples; the Persians in their holy books; the Egyptian in pyramids, obelisks and the like; the Hellene in their magnificent statues; the Romans in their enchanting...

ALL THE WAY TO FAIRYLAND - 8 illustrated stories

by Evelyn Sharp

This volume from Evelyn Sharp is a rare gem. Each story is delightful and each has an equally delightful illustration. Read your children a new one each night, and you will find they are the perfect stories...

TATUTA ...and the Valley in the Golden Circle

by Egone Mariconda


This fairy tale tells of a pretty Extraterrestrial girl named Tatuta who, with her two friends Kary the green-haired Fawn and the scientist Taodak, perform an interstellar and dimensional journey...

FOLK TALES OF FANTASTIC BEASTS AND MEN - 24 Illustrated Folk and Fairy Tales

by Anon E. Mouse & Illustrated by Jean De Bosschere

It is rather poignant that this collection of Folk and Fairy Tales from the Flanders region of Belgium was published in 1918, for in the closing stage of the Great War I don’t think there were many, soldiers...

EAST OF THE SUN AND WEST OF THE MOON - 15 illustrated Old Tales from the North

by Anon E. Mouse, Compiled by Asbjornsen and Moe & Illustrated by Kay Nielsen

Step into a world of star-crossed lovers, magical winds, mischievous giants, and trolls, through some of the most exquisite illustrations in publishing history. In this gorgeous abridged edition, the most ambitious...

EUROPEAN CHRISTMAS STORIES from French and Spanish writers

by Various & Compiled & Translated by Antoinette Ogden

Herein are 15 Christmas stories translated from French and Spanish writers like Armando Palacio Valdés, André Theuriet, Antonio Maré, François Coppée, Alphonse Daudet and many more. Compiled and translated...

Museum Mystery Squad and the Case of the Vanishing Viking

by Mike Nicholson & Mike Phillips

Some people think that museums are boring places full of glass cases, dust and stuff no one cares about: wrong! In a hidden headquarters below the exhibits there's a gang ready to handle dangerous, spooky or...

PICCANINNIES - The flora of New Zealand explained for Children

by Isabel Maud Peacocke & Illustrated By Trevor Lloyd

Simply reading a list of plant names from a book and trying to memorise them is boring to children. But, if that learning is made fun, children are more likely to retain what they have learned. Herein are 6...

MERRY TALES - 29 Merry Tales

by Anon E. Mouse & Compiled by Eleanor L Skinner and Ada M Skinner

Education is meant to be an enlightening experience. In order to inspire and enlighten children, they must be given bright and inspirational stories to read. They will find them in Merry Tales.

Herein are 29...


by Allen French

This story about Rolf, a youth and son of Hiarandi the Unlucky, who lives in early Christian Iceland during the days when the Icelandic society was transforming from the old Norse religion to Christianity.


TALES FOR CHILDREN AT CHRISTMASTIDE - 3 Exquisitely Illustrated Tales

by Anon E. Mouse & Compiled and Illustrated by Walter Crane

Herein are 3 richly illustrated tales for children to read especially at Christmas time. Compiled and illustrated by one of the master illustrators of the late Victorian era – Walter Crane. It is uncertain...


by Anon E. Mouse, Traslated by Lucy Crane & Illustrated by Thomas Crane

Herein are 52 richly illustrated tales compiled by the Grimm Brothers (Jakob and Wilhelm) for children. They have been translated into English by Lucy Crane, daughter of Thomas Crane, who illustrated this volume....

The Bones of Wrath: Monsters

by T.K. Wrathbone

Monsters; the things we fear most aren’t hidden under the bed

Croc-O-Jaws: Billy Daniels and his family are holidaying at Lake Kirriwaka, the bluest of blue natural lakes, but it holds a long dead secret that’s...

TANGLEWOOD TALES - 6 Illustrated Greek Myths Rewritten for Children

by Anon E. Mouse, Retold by Nathaniel Hawthorne & Illustrated by Virginia Frances Sterrett

Herein are 6 richly illustrated tales, or rather, Greek Myths rewritten for children. The book includes the myths of:

    Theseus and the Minotaur (Chapter : "The Minotaur")

    Antaeus and the Pygmies (Chapter:...

THE THIRD BOOK OF DRAGONS - 12 more tales of dragons

by Anon E. Mouse & Compiled by John Halsted

The THIRD BOOK OF DRAGONS is the third instalment following in the footsteps of Edith Nesbit’s “The Book of Dragon’s” and John Halsted’s compilation “The Second book of Dragons”. Here, John Halsted,...

THE ADVENTURES OF MAYA THE BEE - teaching children that all actions and decisions have consequences

by Waldemar Bonsels, Translated by Adele Seltzer & Illustrated by Homer Boss

These stories and adventures revolve around a little bee named Maya and her friends Willy the bee, Flip the grasshopper, Mrs. Cassandra (Maya's teacher), and many other insects and other creatures. The book...


by Anon E. Mouse & Compiled by Edmund Dulac

Edmund Dulac (22 October 1882 – 25 May 1953) was a naturalised British magazine illustrator, book illustrator and stamp designer. Born in Toulouse he studied law but later turned to the study of art at the...

LEGENDS & ROMANCES of BRITTANY - 162 Breton Myths and Legends

by Anon E. Mouse, Translated and Retold by Lewis Spence & Illustrated by W. Otway Cannell

Herein are 162 folk and fairy tales, customs and traditions  of Brittany, France compiled and retold by Lewis Spence. In this volume you will find legends of heroes and Saints, King Arthur, his sword Excalibur...