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The Usborne book of myths and legends

Author: Anna Milbourne; Heather Amery; Gillian Doherty; Linda Edwards
Publisher: [Tulsa, OK] : [EDC], [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects myths, legends, fables, and folk tales from around the world.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Milbourne; Heather Amery; Gillian Doherty; Linda Edwards
ISBN: 0794514510 9780794514518
OCLC Number: 94132118
Notes: "Osborne"--Cover and spine.
Description: 190 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: A bag full of stories --
Myths of how things came to be --
How the tortoise got his shell --
Arachne --
Echo and Narcissus --
How bees got their stings --
Pandora's box --
Maui's land --
Stories of gods and goddesses --
The biggest banquet --
The chariot of the sun --
Indra's curse --
Thor's hammer --
The wicked wish --
Cupid and Psyche --
Folk tales from around the world --
The stolen sun --
Baba Yaga --
Sister Lace --
The musicians of Bremen --
Brave Hendrick --
Puss in boots --
Animal fables --
The stork who outwitted a fox --
The dancing camel --
The hare and the tortoise --
The busy ant and the singing grasshopper --
The trapped tiger --
The clever little hare --
The town mouse and the country mouse --
Legends of monsters and dragons --
George and the dragon --
Odysseus and the Cyclops --
The big fish --
The Chimaera --
The Minotaur --
Rustam's faithful horse.
Other Titles: Myths and legends
Responsibility: Anna Milbourne, Heather Amery and Gillian Doherty ; illustrated by Linda Edwards.

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Collects myths, legends, fables, and folk tales from around the world.

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