Jack and the Beanstalk, as recorded by Joseph Jacobs (/). Link to The History of Jack and the Bean-Stalk: Printed from the Original Manuscript. Jack and the Beanstalk. Old English Fairy Tale - version written and illustrated by Leanne Guenther. Jack and the Beanstalk Once upon a time, there lived a. The giant in this story has a magic harp that can sing and a magic hen that lays golden eggs! Imagine that some of the things in your house are magic. Tell us all.
Jack and the Beanstalk He found no one there, so he went to the door and opened it softly, for he thought he could not do so with the harp in his hand. Luckily, because of all the chores he'd done over the years, he'd become quite good at chopping and it didn't take long for him to chop through enough of the beanstalk that it began to teeter. By this time Jack had climbed down and climbed down and climbed down till he was very nearly home. On the longest day Jack arose as soon as it was light, ascended the beanstalk and reached the top with some little trouble. He captain cook lands in australia at the giant's house in the evening and found his wife standing as usual at the door. He even had enough left over to invite every one of his neighbours over for a nice meal, complete with music from the singing harp.