The GREEN Fairy Book - online children's book

Illustrated classic fairy tales for children by Andrew Lang

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"This time you've made a mistake," thought Prince Milan, and going to his room he sat down at the window. "Just fancy my not recognizing the beautiful Haycinthia! Why, that's the easiest thing in the world."
"Not so easy as you think," cried the little bee, who was flying past. "If I weren't to help you you'd never
guess. We are thirty sisters so exactly alike that our own father can hardly distinguish us apart."
"Then what am I to do?" asked Prince Milan.
"Listen," answered Hyacinthia. "You will recognize me by a tiny fly I shall have on my left cheek, but be care­ful, for you might easily make a mistake."
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