Fairies

by Guillain, Charlotte.

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 3 copies
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Bethel Park Public Library Easy Readers ER j 398.21 GU
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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Non-Fiction j 398.45 Gui
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Summary
Readers may think of fairies as tiny winged creatures, but that is a much more recent depiction of these mythical beings. This book introduces readers to the origins of fairies and their tales, describing what fairies are, how fairy stories differ across the globe, and how their depiction has changed through the centuries.
Contents
What is a mythical creature?
What is a fairy?
The fairy myth
Fairies of Europe
American little people
African little people
Asian little people
Close relatives
Could fairies exist?
Reality versus myth
Glossary.

Additional Information
Series Mythical creatures.
Subjects Fairies -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Chicago, Ill. :Raintree,2011
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781410938022 (hbk.)
1410938026 (hbk.)
9781410938091 (pbk.)
1410938093 (pbk.)
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