All the Way to Fairyland

All the Way to Fairyland
Fairy Stories

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All the Way to Fairyland by Evelyn Sharp

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1898

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112

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All the Way to Fairyland
Fairy Stories

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(5 Reviews)

Book Excerpt

stle in the air, especially if the magician had anything to do with it! I would much sooner come and help you to build real houses."

The traveller in the dusty brown cloak still shook his head.

"Little ladies in gold and silver gowns can only build castles in the air," he said.

"Do the people who live in your houses never build castles in the air?" asked the Princess.

"I never thought of asking them," answered the great builder. "I have been too much occupied in building their real houses."

"Then let us go and ask them now," said the Princess; and she came down from her castle in the air, and stepped once more on to the dusty road, and held out her little white hand to the traveller. Her castle in the air vanished like a puff of smoke the moment she stepped out of it.

"What would be the use of that?" asked the traveller, smiling. He took the little white hand, however, for no one could have refused that much to such a very charming Princess.

"Why," said the Pri

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I liked it a lot. The only criticism that I have is that I would have preferred a continuous narrative rather that a collections of short stories. That being said the stories end when they should and are very amusing and relaxing. Not on par with the wizard of oz or Alice in wonderland, but certainly imaginative enough to be read and even recommended.
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