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In this Comprehensive collection of tales from long ago are found all the legendary heroes and heroines and the tragic figures of ancient times: Iris, Osiris, Gilgamesh, Hercules, and Pandora, to name just a few. These primal stories, long held sacred, have carried their deeply human significance throughout the centuries.<P>Padraic Colum brings these stories to life again by recalling the rhythm and melody of traditional storytelling.<P>He also shows the close relationship between past cultures, including stories from ancient Egypt and Babylon, Greece and Rome, Ireland and Iceland, China and Japan, New Zealand, Mexico, and Peru.

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In this collection of tales from the ancient world are found all the legendary heroic and tragic figures of the time. Showing the close relationship between their past cultures, it includes stories from ancient Egypt and Babylon, Greece and Rome, Ireland and Iceland, China and Japan.

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ISBN:
9780863153655
Author:
Artzybasheff, Boris
Author:
Artzybasheff, Boris
Publisher:
Floris Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Children s Folk Tales-Mythical Creatures
Publication Date:
20020831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
328
Dimensions:
9.12x6.36x1.11 in. 1.15 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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