Prince Hyacinth and the Dear Little Princess

Prince Hyacinth and the Dear Little Princess by Andrew Lang From The Blue Fairy Book Once upon a time there lived a king who was deeply in love with a princess, but she could not marry anyone, because she was under an enchantment.  So the King set out to seek a fairy, and asked what…

The Bronze Ring

The Bronze Ring by Andrew Lang From The Blue Fairy Book Once upon a time in a certain country, there lived a king whose palace was surrounded by a spacious garden.  But, though the gardeners were many and the soil was good, this garden yielded neither flowers nor fruits, not even grass or shady trees….