Favorite Greek Myths

Author: Bob Blaisdell

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486110303

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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Adventures, calamities, and conquests abound in stirring tales about Pandora's box, King Midas and his golden touch, the dreaded Cyclops, Narcissus and Echo, and many other familiar figures.
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Favorite Celtic Fairy Tales

Author: Joseph Jacobs

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048611130X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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Eight tales: "The Fate of the Children of Lir," "The Shepherd of Middvai," "Beth Gellert," "The Tale of Ivan," "Morraha," "The Story of Deirdre," "The Llanfabon Changeling," and "The Sea-Maiden."
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African Folk Tales

Author: Hugh Vernon-Jackson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486110028

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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Entertaining stories handed down from generation to generation among tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 19 illustrations.
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Favorite Poems of Childhood

Author: Philip Smith

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486110346

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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Lewis Carroll's "The Walrus and the Carpenter," Edward Lear's "The Owl and the Pussy-Cat," Eugene Field's "Wynken, Blynken and Nod," Robert Louis Stevenson's "The Swing," many more, all in large, easy-to-read type.
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Favorite North American Indian Legends

Author: Philip Smith

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486110389

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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Treasury of imaginative tales: Algonquin story of how Glooskap conquered the Great Bull-Frog; "The Meeting of the Wild Animals," a Tsimshian myth; "The Bear Man," a Cherokee legend; and more.
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Chinese Fairy Tales

Author: Frederick H. Martens

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486110443

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 80

View: 1830

A captivating collection of authentic Chinese fairy tales, based on legends, ghost stories, and myths. Stories include "The Flower-Elves," "The Dragon-Princess," "The Bird with Nine Heads," many others. 25 illustrations.
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The Story of Hercules

Author: Bob Blaisdell

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486146839

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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DIVThe legendary strongman recounts his road to immortality with tales of battles with fabulous monsters and other spectacular feats of heroism. Many illustrations, easy-to-read text. /div
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African Myths and Folk Tales

Author: Carter Godwin Woodson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486114287

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 208

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Compiled by the "Father of Black History," these fables unfold amid a magical realm of tricksters and fairies. Recounted in simple language, they will enchant readers and listeners of all ages. Over 60 illustrations.
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Pinocchio

Author: Carlo Collodi

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0765344580

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

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Presents the adventures of Pinocchio, a mischievous wooden puppet, who wants more than anything else to become a real boy.
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The Story of King Arthur

Author: Tom Crawford,John Green

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048628347X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 92

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Recounts Arthur's chief adventures including his becoming King, his marriage to Guinevere, and his benevolent but troubled reign over England.
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The Heroes

Or, Greek Fairy Tales for My Children

Author: Charles Kingsley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Mythology, Greek

Page: 255

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Adventures of Don Quixote

Author: Argentina Palacios

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486110397

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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Easy-to-read retelling of the hilarious misadventures of Don Quixote, the idealistic knight, and his squire, Sancho Panza, who set out to right the wrongs of the world. Abridged version with six charming illustrations.
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M Or F?

Author: Lisa Papademetriou,Chris Tebbetts

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781595140913

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 296

View: 2268

Gay teen Marcus helps his friend Frannie chat up her crush online, but then becomes convinced that the crush is falling for him instead.
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The Children's Homer

The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy

Author: Padraic Colum

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0689868839

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 247

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Publishers WeeklyColum's stirring telling of the Greek epics is unequaled as an introduction to the classic myths for young readers.
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Five Great Greek Tragedies

Author: Sophocles,Euripides,Aeschylus

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486436209

Category: Drama

Page: 288

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Presents translations of five Greek tragedies by Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides.
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The Age of Fable

Or, Beauties of Mythology

Author: Thomas Bulfinch

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Charlemagne (Romances, etc.)

Page: 568

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A Handbook to the Reception of Classical Mythology

Author: Vanda Zajko,Helena Hoyle

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444339605

Category: History

Page: 496

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This Handbook presents a collection of essays that explore a wide variety of aspects of Greek and Roman myths and their critical reception from antiquity to the present day. It reveals the importance of mythography to the survival, dissemination, and popularization of classical myth from the ancient world to the present day, and features chronologically organized essays that address different sets of myths that were important in each historical era, along with their thematic relevance. It offers a series of carefully selected in-depth readings, including both popular and less well-known examples.
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Children's Books in Print, 2007

An Author, Title, and Illustrator Index to Books for Children and Young Adults

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780835248518

Category: Authors

Page: N.A

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