Folktales from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, and Denmark.
illustrated by Ulla Thynell, Finland.
Translated and transcribed by folklorists in the 19th century, this collection of 16 traditional tales transports readers to the enchanting world of Nordic folklore. The stories are by turns magical, hilarious, cozy, and chilling. They offer a fascinating view into Nordic culture and a comforting wintertime read. Glowing contemporary illustrations accompany each tale, conjuring dragons, princesses, and the northern lights.
This special gift edition features an embossed, textured case and a ribbon marker.
Hardcover, 162pp. 2019