Fairy Tales, Legends and Romances Illustrating Shakespeare and Other Early English Writers: To Which Are Prefixed Two Preliminary Dissertations (1. On Pigmies. 2. On Fairies)

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Creative Media Partners, LLC, Jul 18, 2023 - Fiction - 432 pages

This collection of fairy tales and legends was compiled by Joseph Ritson, one of the first major collectors of English folklore. Included in this edition are several tales that are referenced in Shakespeare's plays, as well as stories of Robin Hood and other popular characters from English literature.

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