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The hundred riddles of the fairy Bellaria

Charles Godfrey Leland

The hundred riddles of the fairy Bellaria

by Charles Godfrey Leland

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Published by T.F. Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Riddles

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Godfrey Leland.
    ContributionsLeland, Charles Godfrey, 1824-1903, inscriber., Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress), Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6371 .L4 1892a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 149 p. :
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6304141M
    LC Control Number34010502

    American journalist CHARLES GODFREY LELAND () was editor of Continental Monthly during the Civil War and coined the term emancipation as an alternative to abolition, but he is best remembered for his books on ethnography, folklore, and language, including The Gypsies (), The Hundred Riddles of the Fairy Bellaria (), and Aradia /5(3). Aradia is considered the foundation text for modern witchcraft, especially British Traditional Wicca. It was from this book that Aleister Crowley borrowed the invocation of Diana and Aradia for his Thelemic text The Book of the Law, which Gerald Gardner paraphrased for his own original BOS that Doreen Valiente later rewrote into her liturgical masterpiece The Charge of The Goddess (versions 1 /5.

      American journalist and folklorist CHARLES GODFREY LELAND () was editor of Continental Monthly during the Civil War and coined the term emancipation as an alternative to abolition, but he is best remembered for his books on ethnography, folklore, and language, including The Gypsies (), The Hundred Riddles of the Fairy Bellaria Pages: Biografi. Charles Godfrey Leland utbildades i USA vid Princeton University, där han studerade språk, [1] varefter han reste till Europa för att fortsätta sina studier, först i Tyskland, Heidelberg och München, därefter, på Sorbonne i återvände senare till Pennsylvania, USA och började arbeta som journalist och skrev för The Illustrated News i New York, Evening.

    Charles Godfrey Leland (Aug – Ma ) was an American humorist and folklorist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was educated at Princeton University and in Europe. Leland worked in journalism, travelled extensively, and became interested in folklore and folk : 15 August , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Book of One Hundred Riddles of the Fairy Bellaria 4 copies Etruscan Roman remains and the old religion gods, gobelins, divination and 3 copies The Algonquin Legends of New England 3 copies.


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Written, designed, and illustrated by Leland inThe Book of One Hundred Riddles of the Fairy Bellaria is a forgotten classic.

The book features the Scheherazade-like fairy goddess Bellaria: powerful and mysterious, courageous and clever, goddess of spring, flowers, love, fate.

THE HUNDRED RIDDLES OF THE FAIRY BELLARIA London: T. Fisher Unwin, Paternoster Square, Pink cloth with pictorial borders on boards, title printed in red and black on front cover and spine.

17 x 14cm. Frontis. illustration, xii, pp. Some offsetting from the drawings, binding about fine, ink inscription on flyleaf. Item # The fairy queen answers riddles in verse to save their kingdom from the challenge of another king.

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[Charles Godfrey Leland; Jack Zipes] -- When a cruel king overtakes her kingdom, the queen, the fairy Bellaria, must answer the cruel king's one hundred riddles to save the kingdom and the royal couple's lives.

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The hundred riddles of the fairy Bellaria: Cover title: Book of one hundred riddles of the fairy Bellaria: Spine title: riddles of the fairy Bellaria: Physical Description: xii,1 p.: ill. ; 18 cm. Language: English: Creator: Leland, Charles Godfrey, Unwin, T.

Fisher (Thomas Fisher), (Publisher) Gresham Press (Printer). Abstract "This is a copy of the fine edition, printed on hand-made paper, and containing an original illustration by the author. The edition is limited to copies."Mode of access: InternetAuthor: Charles Godfrey Leland.

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GODFREY LEYLAND (CHARLES), THE HUNDRED RIDDLES OF THE FAIRY BELLARIA, published by Unwin, Paternoster Square, Londonlimited edition ofcontained hand coloured and monochrome plates, canvas bound (1) Auction Details The February Fine Art & Antique Auction.

Sale Date(s) 08 Feb GMT.American journalist and folklorist CHARLES GODFREY LELAND () was editor of Continental Monthly during the Civil War and coined the term emancipation as an alternative to abolition, but he is best remembered for his books on ethnography, folklore, and language, including The Gypsies () and The Hundred Riddles of the Fairy Bellaria /5(14).

American journalist CHARLES GODFREY LELAND () was editor of Continental Monthly during the Civil War and coined the term emancipation as an alternative to abolition, but he is best remembered for his books on ethnography, folklore, and language, including The Gypsies (), The Hundred Riddles of the Fairy Bellaria (), and Aradia: Gospels of the Witches ().Brand: Cosimo.