Long, long ago there lived a great Chinese Empress who succeeded her brother the Emperor Fuki. It was the age of giants,
Category: Japanese Fairy Tales
Japanese Fairy Tales.
The series contains 22 Japanese folktales.
Author: Yei Theodora Ozaki
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, New York
Many, many years ago there lived a good old man who had a wen like a tennis-ball growing out of his right cheek.
Long, long ago in Kyoto, the people of the city were terrified by accounts of a dreadful ogre, who, it was said,
Long, long ago there lived, an old man and an old woman; they were peasants, and had to work hard to earn their daily rice.
The insignia of the great Japanese Empire is composed of three treasures which have been considered sacred, and guarded with jealous care from time immemorial.