John Bauer's original, evocative illustrations bring these classic Swedish folk tales to life. This collection comprises 29 stories, including Elsa Beskow's When Mother Troll Took in the King's Washing; The Magician's Cape by Anna Wahlenberg; The Seven Wishes by Alfred Smedberg; The Ring by Helena Nyblom; Stalo and Kauras by P.
A. Lindholm; The Maiden in the Castle of Rosy Clouds by Harald Ostenson.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 240 pages, colour illustrations
- Publisher: Floris Books
- Publication Date: 26/08/2004
- Category: Traditional
- ISBN: 9780863154577