Tag: Andrew Lang

Fairies and the Folklore Society: 1878-1945

The great Victorian fairy fascination held its grip over culture into the early 20th century. In the wake of the Cottingley photographs, the dark folkloric sprites had seemingly transformed into benign nursery…

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13 Indispensable Online Folklore Books – for Free!

Exploring the vast realm of folklore has never been easier with the tools available in the digital world of libraries, museum collections and social media.

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The Girl-Fish, an Underrated Fairy Tale by Andrew Lang

A spellbinding tale of redemption, The Girl-Fish is a tale overlooked by most fairy tale enthusiasts, but it contains a great heroine and her amazing adventure.

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