An 1886 Illustration of 'The Frog King' by Walter Crane
An 1886 Illustration (featuring Faithful Henry) of The Frog King by Walter Crane (Godwin-Jones 1999)

Title Page


The Tale


Evolution of the Tale

Other Versions of the Tale

The Quiz

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