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8 edition of Canadian fairy tales found in the catalog.

Canadian fairy tales

Eva Martin

Canadian fairy tales

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre in Vancouver .
Written in English

  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales -- Canada,
    • Fairy tales,
    • Folklore -- Canada

    • Edition Notes

      Statementretold by Eva Martin ; illustrated by Laszlo Gal.
      ContributionsGál, László, ill.
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.M4472 Can 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination123, [1] p. :
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2991894M
      ISBN 100888990308
      LC Control Number84246757

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True fairy tales, they document the collision of the "normal world" with the mysterious and Drawn from the French, Irish and British oral tradition of the people who first settled Canada, these tales were transformed by the settlers' encounter with the new land/5.

However, the Preface strongly implies that these tales are from Pre-Columbus Canada (or as close as the transcriber could get), when they are very clearly of Eurasian descent. It's not a bad thing, if you just want to read fairy tales with a Canadian flavor, but if you're looking for authentic, you had best look elsewhere/5(8).

But they were still kind of fun to read, and all the stories had at least a veneer of Canadianism to them, so there's that. more Canadian Fairy Tales are very similar to our Native American tales. They all involve animals and nature. Also, it /5. Canadian Fairy Tales is a collection of 26 of Native American folk tales gathered from across Canada by Professor Cyrus MacMillan, who did not indicate the origin tribe of each story.

The collection was originally published inand several tales within contain themes of creation. This is MacMillan’s second collection of fairy tales. 27 rows  The fairy tale makes a universal appeal both to old and young; to the young.

The fairy tale makes a universal appeal both to old and young; to the young because it is the natural world in which their fancy delights to range, and to the old because they are conscious again of the spirit of youth as they read such tales to their children and grandchildren over and over again, and rejoice in the illusion that after all there is not a great difference of age which.

Canadian fairy tales, by Cyrus Macmillian ; with illustrations by Marcia Lane Foster, and an introduction by John Grier Hibben () (Reprint) MacMillan, Cyrus, Published by Pranava Books ().

Author: Cyrus Macmillan Published: Publisher: S. Gundy, Toronto; John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd., London uction & Preface Glooskap Made the Birds and the Grain Buyers Nicholas and the Children Fall of the Spider Man Boy who was Called Thick-head and.

It's not a bad thing, if you just want to read fairy tales with a Canadian flavor, but if you're looking for authentic, you had best look elsewhere. The stories are probably for older children, as there was a lot of cannibalism and playing of cruel Canadian fairy tales book, though they are still of interest to adults.

There is an active table of contents/5(8). Canadian folklore and fairy tales are amusing, clever and fun-loving tales that transform the ordinary into the extraordinary. Many of the Canadian Native American tales are creation or origin myths that have strong themes of nature and the seasons similar to Native American folklore throughout the Americas.

Canadian Fairy Tales Contents: How Glooskap made the birds -- Rabbit and the grain buyers -- Saint Nicholas and the children -- The fall of the Spider Man -- The boy who was called Thick-Head -- Rabbit and the Indian Chief -- Great Heart and the three tests -- The boy of the red twilight sky -- How Raven brought fire to the Indians -- The girl.

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CANADIAN FAIRY TALES. Eva Martin. Illustrated by Laszlo Cal. Toronto, ON: Groundwood Books, pp., cloth, $ ISBN Distributed by Douglas & McIntyre. CIP. Subject Headings: Fairy tales-Canada. Folklore-Canada. Preschool-grade 4 / Ages Reviewed by Dave Jenkinson.

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Canadian fairy tales by Macmillan, Cyrus, Pages: Canadian Fairy Tales: Cyrus MacMillan: Hardcover: Folklore & Mythology book. The fairy tale makes this universal appeal because it deals with the elemental in our natures that is the same in every age and in every race.

In the Canadian Tales which Professor Macmillan has so admirably gathered from Indian sources, we find the same types of character and scenes of adventure that we do in the tales of the German forests /5(36).

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