Japanese Fairy World: Stories From the Wonder-Lore of Japan

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Library of Alexandria, 1880 - Fairy tales - 304 pages
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Contents

PREFACE
THE MEETING OF THE STARLOVERS
THE TRAVELS OF TWO FROGS
THE CHILD OF THE THUNDER
THE TONGUECUT SPARROW
THE FIREFLYS LOVERS
THE BATTLE OF THE APE AND THE CRAB
THE WONDERFUL TEAKETTLE
LORD CUTTLEFISH GIVES A CONCERT
YORIMASA THE BRAVE ARCHER
WATANABE CUTS OFF THE ONIS ARM
WATANABE KILLS THE GREAT SPIDER
RAIKO AND THE SHITEN DOJI
THE SAZAYE AND THE TAI
SMELLS AND JINGLES
THE LAKE OF THE LUTE AND THE MATCHLESS MOUNTAIN

PEACHPRINCE AND THE TREASURE ISLAND
THE FOX AND THE BADGER
THE SEVEN PATRONS OF HAPPINESS
DAIKOKU AND THE ONI
BENKEI AND THE BELL
LITTLE SILVERS DREAM OF THE SHOJI
THE TENGUS OR THE ELVES WITH LONG NOSES
KINTARO OR THE WILD BABY
JIRAIYA OR THE MAGIC FROG
HOW THE JELLYFISH LOST ITS SHELL
THE WATERFALL OF YORO OR THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH
THE EARTHQUAKE FISH
THE DREAM STORY OF GOJIRO
THE PROCESSION OF LORD LONGLEGS
KIYOHIME OR THE POWER OF LOVE
THE FISHERMAN AND THE MOONMAIDEN
THE JEWELS OF THE EBBING AND THE FLOWING TIDE
KAI RIU O THE DRAGON KING OF THE WORLD UNDER THE SEA
THE CREATION OF HEAVEN AND EARTH
HOW THE SUN GODDESS WAS ENTICED OUT OF HER CAVE

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