The Fairy Bible

Author: Teresa Moorey
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 1402745486
Release Date: 2008-07-01
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Fairies of the water, air, and earth, the trees and flowers, the house and hearth: all these mysterious, elusive creatures materialize on the pages of this distinctively beautiful guide to fairyland. Illustrated throughout with captivating artwork in glorious color, it examines fairy legend and lore through the ages and leads us into fairy cities, landscapes, rings, and paths. Find out what clothes they wear (fairies can be fussy about their dress), what they like to eat and drink, and what plants and animals they cherish. Discover the secrets of fairy festivals, and the various names they like to be called--including the Little Folk and Good Neighbors. Altogether, it’s a privileged glimpse into a paradise that vibrates at a different frequency than ours...and that few can ever see.

Ralph Masiello s Fairy Drawing Book

Publisher: Charlesbridge
ISBN: 9781607346555
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Features step-by-step diagrams that demonstrate how to draw fairies, including a fairy godmother, a fairy princess, and a garden fairy.

Folk Heroes and Heroines around the World 2nd Edition

Author: Graham Seal
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440838613
Release Date: 2016-03-14
Genre: Social Science

This comprehensive collection of folk hero tales builds on the success of the first edition by providing readers with expanded contextual information on story characters from the Americas to Zanzibar. • Supplies entries on folk tale characters worldwide that identify related heroes and heroines and provide additional contextual information • Features a geographical organization that enables readers to research a specific region's folk characters • Provides an alphabetical index as well as an index of heroic character types to facilitate cross-cultural and historical comparisons • Includes sidebars with passages from the folk tales, popular culture, and other items of interest

The Signs and Symbols Bible

Author: Madonna Gauding
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402770049
Release Date: 2009-10-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Explains the meaning given by diverse cultures in various eras to animals, plants, patterns, man-made objects, and abstract forms.

Encyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology

Author: Theresa Bane
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9781476612423
Release Date: 2013-08-28
Genre: Social Science

Fairies have been revered and feared, sometimes simultaneously, throughout recorded history. This encyclopedia of concise entries, from the A-senee-ki-waku of northeastern North America to the Zips of Central America and Mexico, includes more than 2,500 individual beings and species of fairy and nature spirits from a wide range of mythologies and religions from all over the globe.

Books in Print

ISBN: UOM:39015062097749
Release Date: 2005
Genre: American literature

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Buyer s Guide

Author: William White
ISBN: UVA:X000018301
Release Date: 1978-01
Genre: Library science

The Critical Perspective Spenser and Shakespeare

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Chelsea House Pub
ISBN: UOM:39015014143252
Release Date: 1986-02
Genre: Literary Criticism

Lengthy experts from twentieth-century criticism of the principal British and American authors from the Middle Ages to the end of the Victorian era