English Fairy Tales

Ernest RHYS (1859 - 1946) and Grace RHYS (1865 - 1929)

This is a collection of old-fashioned English fairy tales. This collection, written by Ernest Rhys, founder of the Everyman's Library series of classic books, and his wife Grace, contain all the classic English fairy tales, such as Jack the Giant Killer and Tom Tit Tot. These tales have lost none of their charm in over a hundred years since they were written. - Summary by Carolin

Genre(s): Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Introduction Jacqueline Harp
00:02:43
Play 01 Jack the Giant-Killer Stephen Wilson
00:28:20
Play 02 The History of Tom Thumb shelleturner
00:17:36
Play 03 The Imp Tree Melissa Jane
00:07:32
Play 04 The Three Bears Aaron Nosan
00:08:28
Play 05 'Tom Tit Tot' melaniebjensen
00:10:30
Play 06 The Lambton Worm Stephen Harvey
00:07:30
Play 07 The Fairy Horn Ruth Logrono
00:03:16
Play 08 The Pixi Flower melaniebjensen
00:04:04
Play 09 Tom Hickathrift John-Paul Nelson
00:10:32
Play 10 The Black Bull of Norroway melaniebjensen
00:07:04
Play 11 The Green Knight Mary Frances
00:39:24
Play 12 Robin Goodfellow melaniebjensen
00:09:50
Play 13 The Princess of Colchester Melissa Jane
00:14:17
Play 14 Lazy Jack Ruth Logrono
00:03:51
Play 15 The Giant of St. Michael's Christopher Oram
00:10:06
Play 16 Jack and the Bean-stalk Foon
00:20:19
Play 17 Dick Whittington and his Cat Foon
00:20:43