A Big Baby or Tiny Fairies?

Illustration:  The Good King took it to his Palace.  From the story “Prince Darling.”  Fairy Tales From France  Retold by William Trowbridge Larned.  Illustrations by John Rae.  Wise Book Company: New York. Ca 1920.

The Kingdom in which the little Princess was born was a Favorite Dwelling Place for Fairies.

From the story “The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood.”

Fairy Tales From France

Retold by William Trowbridge Larned.

Illustrations by John Rae.

Wise Book Company: New York. Ca 1920.

First Aid For A Swoon!

Illustration: From the story "The Sleeping Beauty"  MOTHER FAIRY-TALES.  Henry Altemus Company: Philadelphia. 1908.

The Swoon

. . . the spindle immediately ran into her hand, and she directly fell down upon the ground in a swoon. Thereupon the old woman cried out for help, and people came in from every quarter in great numbers: some threw water upon the princess’s face, unlaced her, struck her on the palm of her hands, and rubbed her temples with Hungary water; but all they could do did not bring her to herself.

 

Illustration: From the story "The Sleeping Beauty"  MOTHER FAIRY-TALES.  Henry Altemus Company: Philadelphia. 1908.

From the story “The Sleeping Beauty”

MOTHER FAIRY-TALES

Henry Altemus Company: Philadelphia. 1908.