Fairy Tales for Adults, Volume 10, Chekhov, Shakespeare

Fairy Tales for Adults, Volume 10

The theme of romance continues in this volume and begins with iconic 'The Lady with the Dog' by Anton Chekhov. Set in Yalta, Crimea, appears at first ...

The Water-Lily and Other Fairy Tales by Andrew Lang

Once upon a time, in a large forest, there lived an old woman and three maidens. They were all three beautiful, but the youngest was the fairest. ...

Toads and Diamonds and Other Fairy Tales by Andrew Lang

There was once upon a time a widow who had two daughters. The eldest was so much like her in the face and humor that whoever looked upon the daughter ...

Soria Moria Castle and Other Fairy Tales by Andrew Lang

There was once upon a time a couple of folks who had a son called Halvor. Ever since he had been a little boy he had been unwilling to do any work, ...

The Enchanted Canary and Other Fairy Tales by Andrew Lang

Once upon a time, in the reign of King Cambrinus, there lived at Avesnes one of his lords, who was the finest man—by which I mean the fattest—in ...

Princess Rosette and Other Fairy Tales by Andrew Lang

Once upon a time there lived a King and Queen who had two beautiful sons and one little daughter, who was so pretty that no one who saw her could ...

The Green Monkey and Other Fairy Tales by Andrew Lang

Many years ago there lived a King, who was twice married. His first wife, a good and beautiful woman, died at the birth of her little son, and the ...