Climb the beanstalk with Jack, chase the mischievous Gingerbread Man, and join the prince's search for the mysterious beauty who ran away from the ball but left her glass slipper behind. Children will enter a timeless fairy tale world with this illustrated treasury and its bonus attraction, a free MP... read more
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Reprint of selected stories from The Real Storybook and Once Upon a Time, Rand McNally & Co., Chicago, 1927 and 1921.
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