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Nature myths of many lands,

Author: Florence V Farmer
Publisher: New York, Cincinnati American Book Company [©1910]
Series: Eclectic school readings.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of 55 nature myths drawn from American, Asian, and European sources.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Farmer, Florence V.
Nature myths of many lands.
New York, Cincinnati American Book Company [©1910]
(OCoLC)903703107
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Florence V Farmer
OCLC Number: 4863398
Description: 224 pages illustrations 19 cm.
Contents: The gift of fire --
The wind bird --
Summer --
The sun, moon, and stars --
A legend of the morning star --
The animals in the sky --
The water lily --
The deer and the rabbit --
Why bears are afraid of men --
The blind mole --
The first rattlesnakes --
The woodpecker --
The dandelion maiden --
A legend of corn --
Why bears sleep all winter --
Whay cats hate rats --
The thunder bird --
The origin of swallows --
The owl and the raven --
The robin redbreast --
Why the moon follows the sun --
Why the sun travels slowly --
The cause of tides --
The secret of fire --
The story of a bird --
A lizard's friendship --
The first mosquitoes --
The white hares --
Why the cock cannot fly --
The fox and the tiger --
The red geranium --
The hare in the moon --
The night bird --
Why the bee buzzes --
The woodpecker's joke --
The twelve months --
The music of the sea --
The bear's short tail --
The spinning wheel of stars --
Why the sea is salt --
How a troll made a lake --
The little blue flowers --
The unselfish moon --
The sole --
Forget-me-not --
The donkey's long ears --
Why the cock crows at dawn --
The origin of frogs --
Why the partridge flies low --
The old man of the meadow --
The laurel tree --
Narcissus --
How a giant made a mountain --
The fox's white-tipped tail --
Dandelion stars.
Series Title: Eclectic school readings.
Responsibility: by Florence V. Farmer.

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A collection of 55 nature myths drawn from American, Asian, and European sources.

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