English Fairy Tales (Joseph Jacobs)

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You can read a more detailed biography of Joseph Jacobs in the Jewish Encyclopedia online.

The following folktale and fairy tale collections by Joseph Jacobs are available online:

In addition, you will find an example of Victoria folklore scholarship online at Sacred Texts: Tom Tit Tot, An Essay on Savage Philosophy in Folk-Tale by Edward Clodd [1898].

Modern Languages / Anthropology 3043: Folklore & Mythology. Laura Gibbs, Ph.D. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. You must give the original author credit. You may not use this work for commercial purposes. If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under a license identical to this one.
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