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Andrew Lang (1) [1844–1912]

This page covers the author of The Blue Fairy Book.

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The Blue Fairy Book 2,755 copies, 16 reviews
The Red Fairy Book 1,521 copies, 8 reviews
The Green Fairy Book 1,219 copies, 6 reviews
The Yellow Fairy Book 1,027 copies, 3 reviews
The Pink Fairy Book 820 copies, 5 reviews
The Crimson Fairy Book 713 copies, 5 reviews
The Brown Fairy Book 692 copies, 2 reviews
The Violet Fairy Book 691 copies, 6 reviews
The Lilac Fairy Book 667 copies, 1 review
The Orange Fairy Book 637 copies, 3 reviews
The Grey Fairy Book 625 copies, 3 reviews
The Olive Fairy Book 602 copies, 2 reviews
The Arabian Nights (Editor) 583 copies, 7 reviews
Tales from the Arabian Nights (Translator) 530 copies, 8 reviews
Tales of Troy and Greece 214 copies, 1 review
The World's Desire 182 copies, 3 reviews
The Rainbow Fairy Book 153 copies, 1 review
The Book of Dreams and Ghosts 81 copies, 1 review
The Nursery Rhyme Book 72 copies, 1 review
A Short History of Scotland 57 copies, 1 review
Books and Bookmen 52 copies, 2 reviews
The Animal Story Book 49 copies, 2 reviews
The Library 45 copies
In Fairyland 42 copies
Adventures Among Books 34 copies, 1 review
Custom and Myth 34 copies, 1 review
Prince Prigio 31 copies, 1 review
The Red Romance Book 30 copies, 1 review
Anthology of Best Loved Poems 27 copies, 1 review
Helen of Troy 27 copies
The Flying Ship 23 copies
Oxford 21 copies
Twelve Dancing Princesses 17 copies, 3 reviews
Alfred Tennyson 15 copies
A Monk of Fife 15 copies
Parson Kelly 15 copies
Ballads in Blue China 12 copies, 1 review
St. Andrews 6 copies
Andrew Lang 6 copies
Lost Leaders 5 copies
He 4 copies
The Story of Sigurd 2 copies, 1 review
The Lovely Ilonka {story} 1 copy, 1 review
Rumplestiltzkin 1 copy, 1 review
The Iliad / The Odyssey (Translator, some editions) 4,420 copies, 45 reviews
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Contributor) 3,198 copies, 107 reviews
The Arabian Nights (Editor, some editions) 1,233 copies, 16 reviews
Tales Before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy (Contributor) 525 copies, 8 reviews
The Secret Commonwealth of Elves, Fauns, and Fairies (Introduction, some editions) 329 copies, 1 review
Aucassin and Nicolette (Translator, some editions; Translator, some editions) 283 copies, 5 reviews
Fantasy Stories (Contributor) 281 copies, 8 reviews
Extraordinary Tales (Contributor) 215 copies, 5 reviews
Arthurian Legends (Contributor) 168 copies
Montezuma's Daughter (some editions) 159 copies, 5 reviews
The Book of Saints and Heroes (Editor) 70 copies, 2 reviews
Delphi Complete Works of Charles Dickens (Illustrated) (Contributor, some editions) 63 copies
Scottish Ghost Stories (Contributor) 60 copies
Young Folks' Library 04: Tales of Fantasy (Contributor) 59 copies, 1 review
Poems and Essays (Introduction, some editions) 55 copies
The Werewolf Pack (Contributor) 40 copies
A Golden Land (Contributor) 35 copies
Witches, Witches, Witches (Contributor) 26 copies
The Red Book of Heroes (Editor) 20 copies
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 10: Real Life) (Contributor) 19 copies, 1 review
Dragons, Dragons, Dragons (Contributor) 17 copies
Tales of Magic and Enchantment (Contributor) 7 copies
The Pleasures of Literature and the Solace of Books (Introduction, some editions) 7 copies
Kipling and the Critics (Contributor) 6 copies
The Works of Charles Dickens ... (Introduction, some editions) 1 copy

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Andrew Lang FBA (31 March 1844 – 20 July 1912) was a Scottish poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named after him.

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