Children’s Stories From Japanese Fairy Tales & Legends – Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker
This collection of Children’s Stories from Japanese Fairy Tales and Legends was originally penned by N. Kato, and edited by Captain Edric Vredenburg, a noted British collector of folklore. He was a military man as well as an editor at Raphael Tuck and Sons; notable publishers of short stories and fairy tales. They produced many exceptional volumes classic tales, retold for young audiences.
The stories edition of Japanese Fairy Tales and Legends include: ‘The Land of the Rising Sun’, ‘The Old Man who made Withered Trees to Bloom’, ‘The Marriage of the Rat’s Daughter’, ‘The Story of Raiko and the Deamon’, and many more. Accompanying the enchanting storytelling, are both colour and black-and-white illustrations by Harry G. Theaker.