Publisher: Dover Publications (July 14, 1997)
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Size: 9.1 MB
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This fascinating number of 9 genuine Jewish fairy stories is populated by way of angels, demons, goblins, and an array of alternative remarkable characters. Assembled and translated from the Talmud and quite a few different old resources, those pleasant tales harken again to a time whilst faith and folks heroes have been heavily entwined.In “The Princess and the Beggar,” destiny intervenes while a beautiful younger princess is compelled to reside an remoted life. The grasping king of “The Demon’s Marriage” is tricked into marriage ceremony his daughter to the Son of devil. And in “The Magic Leaf,” a holy guy is punished for meddling with the mysteries of lifestyles and dying. those and different pleasing fables from antiquity, greater with new illustrations via Sheilah Beckett, are absolute to satisfaction yet one more iteration of fairy story fanatics.