Andrew Lang (31 March 1844 – 20 July 1912) was a Scots poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named after him.
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Project Gutenberg’s Fairy Books of Andrew Lang is an index to the wonderful fairy tales and legends compiled by Lang, along with the texts.