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    • Celtic Fairy Tales

    • Traditional Stories from Ireland, Wales and Scotland
    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    The definitive collection of traditional Celtic fairy tales....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful stories a great book

    • By Gary on 02-26-13

    Regular price: $17.05

    • Jack and the Beanstalk

    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Mike Vendetti
    • Length: 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Jack and the Beanstalk" is an English fairy tale that appeared as "The Story of Jack Spriggins and the Enchanted Bean" in 1734 and as Benjamin Tabart's moralized "The History of Jack and the Bean-Stalk" in 1807....

    Regular price: $7.13

    • Goldilocks and the Three Bears

    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Jenny Day
    • Length: 11 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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    The three bears learn a valuable lesson about locking their door....

    Regular price: $1.95

    • The Story of the Three Little Pigs

    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Mike Vendetti
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Perhaps one of the most famous fairy tales of all time is the tale of the three little pigs. This adaptation of the story is from Joseph Jacob's 1890 collection English Fairy Tales....

    Regular price: $7.13

    • Jack and the Beanstalk

    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Blair Mellow
    • Length: 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2

    When young Jack trades the family cow for a handful of magic beans, his mother is so angry that she tosses them out of the window....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Need more audiobooks like this!

    • By Katie M on 03-07-18

    Regular price: $1.95

    • English Fairy Tales

    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Christine Dylan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Joseph Jacobs (1854-1916) was a prominent member of the English Folklore Society. English Fairy Tales is a collection of 87 classic English fairy tales collected and edited by Jacobs who had spent 10 years collecting them. His style was chosen to appeal to young people....

    Regular price: $30.09

    • The Gingerbread Man

    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Blair Mellow
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 6
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      2 out of 5 stars 5
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      3 out of 5 stars 5

    A little old woman and her husband long for a child of their very own, so they decide to make one out of gingerbread....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not something we'd listen to twice

    • By H on 01-11-12

    Regular price: $1.95

    • The Well of the World's End

    • By: Joseph Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Jill Masters
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
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    In the story, a girl's mother died, and her father remarried. Her stepmother abused her, made her do all the housework, and finally decided to be rid of her....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story

    • By James on 12-12-08

    Regular price: $1.37

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