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White Snake and Other Stories

by Lawrence A. Walker

  • 278 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Aunt Lute Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • History,
  • Translations into English,
  • Chinese (Language) Contemporary Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Asia - General,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Yan, Geling,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8678110M
    ISBN 101879960559
    ISBN 109781879960558

    I once had a professor who made an extensive study of world folklore and said the greatest predictor of success for a fairytale hero is winning the help of an animal guide. Most often, the helpful animals are mammals, like Puss-in-Boots or talking horses. "The White Snake. "The White Snake" (German: "Die weiße Schlange") is a German fairy tale. It is included in Kinder- und Hausmärchen (Children's and Household Tales), the anthology of German folktales compiled by the Brothers Grimm. The story's protagonist is a servant to a wise king. The source of the king's wisdom appears to be an unknown food that is brought to him by the servant on a covered dish.

      Short stories for kids - The White Snake - Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales - Storynory - Free Audio Stories for kids. Skip navigation Sign in. Free Audio Books Online 1, views. The piece of the white snake which he had eaten had enabled him to understand the language of animals. Now on this particular day, it so happened that the Queen lost her favourite ring, and suspicion fell on the confidential servant who had access to all parts of the palace.

    A white snake that empowers a servant with the ability to understand insects, birds and other animals and to communicate with them. Nadler's revision of this wonderful Grimms' tale reinforces themes that are just as significant today, if not more so, than in the past: kindness to animals and nature, the brutality of tyranny and sexism, and the. Inspired by one of the most ancient and enduring stories in Chinese history, White Snake presents a sumptuous tale of trickster demons, deadly mythical beasts, assassins, wuxia .


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Geling Yan's WHITE SNAKE AND OTHER STORIES is an excellent collection of the author's 6 short stories. "White Snake" is pyschologically and emotionally most subtle.

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