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The Resource Italian folktales, selected and retold by Italo Calvino ; translated by George Martin

Italian folktales, selected and retold by Italo Calvino ; translated by George Martin

Label
Italian folktales
Title
Italian folktales
Statement of responsibility
selected and retold by Italo Calvino ; translated by George Martin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Collection of 200 traditional Italian folktales
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Calvino, Italo
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Martin, George
Series statement
  • Schmidt Storytelling Collection
  • Pantheon fairy tale and folklore library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Italian folktales, selected and retold by Italo Calvino ; translated by George Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • English translation of: Fiabe italiane
  • Publishers vary
  • Reprint. Originally published: 1956
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 759-763)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
5050 Dauntless Little John -- The man wreathed in seaweed -- The ship with three decks -- The man who came out only at night -- And seven! -- Body-without-soul -- Money can do everything -- The little shepherd -- Silver nose -- The count's beard -- The little girl sold with the pears -- The snake -- The three castles -- The prince who married a frog -- The parrot -- The twelve oxen -- Crack and crook -- The canary prince -- King Crin -- Those stubborn souls, the Biellese -- The pot of marjoram -- The billiards player -- Animal speech -- The three cottages -- The peasant astrologer -- The wolf and the three girls -- The land where one never dies -- The devotee of St. Joseph -- The three crones -- The crab prince -- Silent for seven years -- The dead man's palace -- Pome and peel -- The cloven youth -- Invisible grandfather -- The king of Denmark's son -- Petie Pete versus Witch Bea-Witch -- Quack, quack! Stick to my back! -- The happy man's shirt -- One night in paradise -- Jesus and St. Peter in Friuli -- The magic ring -- The dead man's arm -- The science of laziness -- Fair brow -- The stolen crown -- The king's daughter who could never get enough figs -- The three dogs -- Uncle wolf -- Tabagnino the hunchback -- The king of the animals -- The devil's breeches -- Dear as salt -- The queen of the three mountains of gold -- Lose your temper, and you lose your bet -- The feathered ogre -- The dragon with seven heads -- Belinda and the monster -- The shepherd at court -- The sleeping queen -- The son of the merchant from Milan -- Monkey palace -- Rosina in the oven -- The Salamanna grapes -- The enchanted place -- Buffalo head -- The king of Portugal's son -- Fanta-Ghiro the beautiful -- The old woman's hide -- Olive -- Catherine, sly country lass -- The traveler from Turin -- The daughter of the sun -- The dragon and the enchanted filly -- The Florentine -- Ill-fated royalty -- The golden ball -- Fioravante and beautiful Isolina -- Fearless simpleton -- The milkmaid queen -- The story of Campriano -- The north wind's gift -- The sorceress's head -- Apple girl -- Prezzemolina -- The fine greenbird -- The king in the basket -- The one-handed murderer -- The two hunchbacks -- Pete and the ox -- The king of the peacocks -- The palace of the doomed queen -- The little geese -- Water in the basket -- Fourteen -- Jack strong, slayer of five hundred -- Crystal rooster -- A boat for land and water -- The Neopolitan soldier -- Belmiele and Belsole -- The haughty prince -- Wooden Maria -- Louse hide -- Cicco Petrillo -- Nero and Bertha -- The love of the three pomegranates -- Joseph Ciufolo, tiller-flutest -- Bella Venezia -- The mangy one -- The wildwood king -- Mandorlinfiore -- The three blind queens -- Hunchback Wryneck Hobbler -- One-eye -- The false grandmother -- Frankie-boy's trade -- Shining fish -- Miss North Wind and Mr. Zephyr -- The palace mouse and the garden mouse -- The moor's bones -- The chicken laundress -- Crack, crook, and hook -- First sword and last broom -- Mrs. Fox and Mr. Wolf -- The five scapegraces -- Ari-Ari, donkey, donkey, money, money! -- The school of Salamanca -- The tale of the cats -- Chick -- The Slave mother -- The siren wife -- The princess wed to the first passers-by -- Liombruno -- Cannelora -- Filo d'Oro and Filomena -- The thirteen bandits -- The three orphans -- Sleeping beauty and her children -- The handmade king -- The turkey hen -- The three chicory gatherers -- Beauty-with-the-seven-dresses -- Serpent king -- The widow and the brigand -- The crab with the golden eggs -- Nick fish -- Grattula-Beddattula -- Misfortune -- Pippina the serpent -- Catherine the wise -- The Ismalian merchant -- The thieving dove -- Dealer in peas and beans -- The sultan with the itch -- The wife who lived on wind -- Wormwood -- The king of Spain and the English Milord -- The bejeweled boot 00 The left-hand squire -- Rosemary -- Lame devil -- Three tales by three sons of three merchants -- The dove girl -- Jesus and St. Peter in Sicily -- The barber's timepiece -- The count's sister -- Master Francesco Sit-Down-and-Eat -- The marriage of a queen and a bandit -- The seven lamb heads -- The two sea merchants -- Out in the world -- A boat loaded with... -- The king's son in the henhouse -- The mincing princess -- The Great Narbone -- Animal talk and the nosy wife -- The calf with the golden horns -- The capitain and the general -- The peacock feather -- The garden witch -- The mouse with the long tail -- The two cousins -- The two muleteers -- Giovannuzza the fox -- The child that fed the crucifix -- Steward truth -- The foppish king -- The princess with the horns -- Giufa -- Fra Ignazio -- Solomon's advice -- The man who robbed the robbers -- The lions' grass -- The convent of nuns and the monastery of monks -- The male fern -- St. Anthony's gift -- March and the shepherd -- John Balento -- Jump into my sack
Control code
ocm07273561
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xxxii, 763 pages
Isbn
9780394749099
Lccn
81047193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.20945 C139 ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; DonationSchmidt9/05 ; [SC14-15, 2@25.00, ES/TKG]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 7273561
  • (OCoLC)7273561
Label
Italian folktales, selected and retold by Italo Calvino ; translated by George Martin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • English translation of: Fiabe italiane
  • Publishers vary
  • Reprint. Originally published: 1956
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 759-763)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
5050 Dauntless Little John -- The man wreathed in seaweed -- The ship with three decks -- The man who came out only at night -- And seven! -- Body-without-soul -- Money can do everything -- The little shepherd -- Silver nose -- The count's beard -- The little girl sold with the pears -- The snake -- The three castles -- The prince who married a frog -- The parrot -- The twelve oxen -- Crack and crook -- The canary prince -- King Crin -- Those stubborn souls, the Biellese -- The pot of marjoram -- The billiards player -- Animal speech -- The three cottages -- The peasant astrologer -- The wolf and the three girls -- The land where one never dies -- The devotee of St. Joseph -- The three crones -- The crab prince -- Silent for seven years -- The dead man's palace -- Pome and peel -- The cloven youth -- Invisible grandfather -- The king of Denmark's son -- Petie Pete versus Witch Bea-Witch -- Quack, quack! Stick to my back! -- The happy man's shirt -- One night in paradise -- Jesus and St. Peter in Friuli -- The magic ring -- The dead man's arm -- The science of laziness -- Fair brow -- The stolen crown -- The king's daughter who could never get enough figs -- The three dogs -- Uncle wolf -- Tabagnino the hunchback -- The king of the animals -- The devil's breeches -- Dear as salt -- The queen of the three mountains of gold -- Lose your temper, and you lose your bet -- The feathered ogre -- The dragon with seven heads -- Belinda and the monster -- The shepherd at court -- The sleeping queen -- The son of the merchant from Milan -- Monkey palace -- Rosina in the oven -- The Salamanna grapes -- The enchanted place -- Buffalo head -- The king of Portugal's son -- Fanta-Ghiro the beautiful -- The old woman's hide -- Olive -- Catherine, sly country lass -- The traveler from Turin -- The daughter of the sun -- The dragon and the enchanted filly -- The Florentine -- Ill-fated royalty -- The golden ball -- Fioravante and beautiful Isolina -- Fearless simpleton -- The milkmaid queen -- The story of Campriano -- The north wind's gift -- The sorceress's head -- Apple girl -- Prezzemolina -- The fine greenbird -- The king in the basket -- The one-handed murderer -- The two hunchbacks -- Pete and the ox -- The king of the peacocks -- The palace of the doomed queen -- The little geese -- Water in the basket -- Fourteen -- Jack strong, slayer of five hundred -- Crystal rooster -- A boat for land and water -- The Neopolitan soldier -- Belmiele and Belsole -- The haughty prince -- Wooden Maria -- Louse hide -- Cicco Petrillo -- Nero and Bertha -- The love of the three pomegranates -- Joseph Ciufolo, tiller-flutest -- Bella Venezia -- The mangy one -- The wildwood king -- Mandorlinfiore -- The three blind queens -- Hunchback Wryneck Hobbler -- One-eye -- The false grandmother -- Frankie-boy's trade -- Shining fish -- Miss North Wind and Mr. Zephyr -- The palace mouse and the garden mouse -- The moor's bones -- The chicken laundress -- Crack, crook, and hook -- First sword and last broom -- Mrs. Fox and Mr. Wolf -- The five scapegraces -- Ari-Ari, donkey, donkey, money, money! -- The school of Salamanca -- The tale of the cats -- Chick -- The Slave mother -- The siren wife -- The princess wed to the first passers-by -- Liombruno -- Cannelora -- Filo d'Oro and Filomena -- The thirteen bandits -- The three orphans -- Sleeping beauty and her children -- The handmade king -- The turkey hen -- The three chicory gatherers -- Beauty-with-the-seven-dresses -- Serpent king -- The widow and the brigand -- The crab with the golden eggs -- Nick fish -- Grattula-Beddattula -- Misfortune -- Pippina the serpent -- Catherine the wise -- The Ismalian merchant -- The thieving dove -- Dealer in peas and beans -- The sultan with the itch -- The wife who lived on wind -- Wormwood -- The king of Spain and the English Milord -- The bejeweled boot 00 The left-hand squire -- Rosemary -- Lame devil -- Three tales by three sons of three merchants -- The dove girl -- Jesus and St. Peter in Sicily -- The barber's timepiece -- The count's sister -- Master Francesco Sit-Down-and-Eat -- The marriage of a queen and a bandit -- The seven lamb heads -- The two sea merchants -- Out in the world -- A boat loaded with... -- The king's son in the henhouse -- The mincing princess -- The Great Narbone -- Animal talk and the nosy wife -- The calf with the golden horns -- The capitain and the general -- The peacock feather -- The garden witch -- The mouse with the long tail -- The two cousins -- The two muleteers -- Giovannuzza the fox -- The child that fed the crucifix -- Steward truth -- The foppish king -- The princess with the horns -- Giufa -- Fra Ignazio -- Solomon's advice -- The man who robbed the robbers -- The lions' grass -- The convent of nuns and the monastery of monks -- The male fern -- St. Anthony's gift -- March and the shepherd -- John Balento -- Jump into my sack
Control code
ocm07273561
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xxxii, 763 pages
Isbn
9780394749099
Lccn
81047193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.20945 C139 ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; DonationSchmidt9/05 ; [SC14-15, 2@25.00, ES/TKG]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 7273561
  • (OCoLC)7273561

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