Andrew Lang (1844 – 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. Lang was also a prolific author of fiction works; he wrote his own fairy tales such as Prince Prigio (1889) and Prince Ricardo of Pantouflia (1893), and wrote numerous historical texts. Andrew Lang was great friends with Robert Louis Stevenson and H. Rider Haggard, with whom he wrote The World's Desire (1890). Preferring romance over realism, he admired their works as well as those of Alexandre Dumas Père, Henry Fielding, William Makepeace Thackeray, fellow Scot Robert Burns and many others.
The Voice of Death is a famous fairy tale by Andrew Lang. This story is about a man who wanted to get rich. Every day and every night he thought of it! Finally he became very wealthy. He was afraid of losing his wealth, so he tried to find a land, where people died never. Will he be able to save his wealth and life? Read this gripping story in order to know the end!