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  • The Dancing Girl — For the metal figurine, see Mohenjo daro. The Dancing Girl (舞姫, Maihime?) was the first published short story by the Japanese writer Mori Ogai. The story first appeared in Kokumin no Tomo (国民之友) in 1890, and is based on Mori s own experiences as… …   Wikipedia

  • The Dancing Girl of Izu — infobox short story name = The Dancing Girl of Izu image caption = Cover of The Dancing Girl of Izu and Other Stories , Counterpoint Press 1998 printing title orig = 伊豆の踊子 Izu no Odoriko translator = Edward Seidensticker; J. Martin Holman author …   Wikipedia

  • The Dream Girl — is an operetta in three acts with music by Victor Herbert and book by Rida Johnson Young (who also wrote the lyrics) and Harold Atterbridge. It is based on the 1906 play The Road to Yesterday by Beulah Marie Dix and Evelyn Greenleaf Sutherland.… …   Wikipedia

  • The Goat Girl — is a Greek fairy tale known in many variants, collected by Anna Angelopoulou, Johann Gottfried von Hahn, and Georgios Ioannou. It bears many similarities to the French Donkeyskin . [Soula Mitakidou and Anthony L. Manna, with Melpomeni Kanatsouli …   Wikipedia

  • The Quaker Girl — starred in the Paris production in 1911.In its story, The Quaker Girl contrasts Quaker morality with Parisienne high fashion. The protagonist, Prudence, is thrown out of her house by her quaker parents for drinking a glass of champagne. Later, in …   Wikipedia

  • Dancing girl — Dancing Dan cing, p. a. & vb. n. from {Dance}. [1913 Webster] {Dancing girl}, one of the women in the East Indies whose profession is to dance in the temples, or for the amusement of spectators. There are various classes of dancing girls.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the Speaking Bird — is an Italian fairy tale collected by Thomas Frederick Crane in Italian Popular Tales . [Thomas Crane, Italian Popular Tales , [ The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the… …   Wikipedia

  • The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1914 film) — Infobox Film name = The Patchwork Girl of Oz image size = caption = director = J. Farrell MacDonald producer = L. Frank Baum Louis F. Gottschalk writer = L. Frank Baum narrator = starring = Violet MacMillan Frank Moore Pierre Couderc Fred… …   Wikipedia

  • The Pyjama Girl Case (soundtrack album) — Infobox Album Name = The Pyjama Girl Case Type = Soundtrack Artist = Ritz Ortolani Amanda Lear Released = 1978 Recorded = 1978 Genre = Instrumental, Pop music, Disco Length = Label = Cinevox, Italy MDF 33 119 Producer = Ritz Ortolani Reviews =… …   Wikipedia

  • If You Were The Only Girl In The World — This article is about the Upstairs, Downstairs episode. For the song, see If You Were the Only Girl (in the World). Infobox Television episode Title = If You Were The Only Girl In The World Series = Upstairs, Downstairs Caption = Hazel with Jack… …   Wikipedia