sea king"s gift, and other tales from Finland by Irma Kaplan Download PDF EPUB FB2
One stone hit the nose of Wellamos’s chief lady-in-waiting, another scratched the sea queen herself on the cheek, a third plumped close to Ahti’s head and tore off half of the sea-king’s beard; then there was a commotion in the sea, the waves bubbled and bubbled like boiling water in a pot.
The sea king's gift, and other tales from Finland. [Irma Kaplan; Zacharias Topelius] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Irma Kaplan; Zacharias Topelius.
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The cottage on the rock was even smaller than the other; it had a wooden bolt instead of an iron lock to the door, a stone hearth, a flagstaff, and a weather-cock on the roof.
'I'll teach you!' roared the sea-king; and with that he gave the fiddle such a 'puff' that it sent the old woman up like a sky- rocket on to.
Very good book. This is the 2nd book in the series and found it just as good a read as the first one. There was a lot of tension in the battle scenes between his cousin the sea witch and the sea king.
Lot of funny moments and some kid antics which had me smiling at the sea kings kids. Lots of passion too. Highly recommend/5(40). The Fairy Books, or "Coloured" Fairy Books is a collection of fairy tales divided into twelve books, each associated with a different colour.
Collected together by Andrew Land they are sourced from a number of different countries and were translated by Lang's wife and other translators who also retold many of the tales. The collection has been incalculably important and, although he did. Andrew Lang's Fairy Books consists of a series of twelve collections of fairy tales published between and Although Lang did not collect the sea kings gift from oral tradition himself, the extent of his research makes them an immensely influential collection.
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