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Title:   Pele and Hiiaka : A Myth from Hawaii
Author:   Emerson, Nathaniel Bright, 1839-1915
Publisher:   Honolulu; Press of Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1915
Subjects:   Legends -- Hawaii, Mythology, Folklore
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001151699
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...N, A. M., M. D. HONOLULU, HAWAII Author of The Long Voyages of the Ancient Hawaiians, and of Unwritten Literature of Hawaii, Translator of David Malo'... ...waiians, and of Unwritten Literature of Hawaii, Translator of David Malo's Hawaiian Antiquities PRINTED BY l^ottolulu ^lar-1@ulUtttt ICtmttPlt 1915 C... ...ERSON. Published March, 1915. TO HER MAJESTY LILIUOKALANI AND HER BELOVED HAWAIIAN PEOPLE Pele and Hiiaka—A Myth V PREFACE [HE story of Pele and her... ...e power of any one scholar to master and digest. It contains enough pretty stories, in all conscience, to satisfy the demands of the whole raft of sto...
 
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Title:   Pele and Hiiaka; A Myth from Hawaii
Author:   Emerson, Nathaniel Bright, 1839-1915
Publisher:   Honolulu; Press of Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1915
Subjects:   Legends -- Hawaii, Mythology, Folklore
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001162385
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...N, A. M., M. D. HONOLULU, HAWAII Author of The Long Voyages of the Ancient Hawaiians, and of Unwritten Literature of Hawaii, Translator of David Male'... ...waiians, and of Unwritten Literature of Hawaii, Translator of David Male's Hawaiian Antiquities PRINTED BY Honolulu 1915 Copyright, 1915, by N. B. EM... ...ERSON. Published March, 1915. TO HER MAJESTY LILIUOKALANI AND HER BELOVED HAWAIIAN PEOPLE PELE AND HIIAKA A MYTH PREFACE |HE story of Pele and her s... ...e power of any one scholar to master and digest. It contains enough pretty stories, in all conscience, to satisfy the demands of the whole raft of sto...
 
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Title:   Pele and Hiiaka; A Myth from Hawaii
Author:   Emerson, Nathaniel Bright, 1839-1915
Publisher:   Honolulu Press of Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1915
Subjects:   Legends -- Hawaii, Mythology, Folklore
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001162384
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...Library.net i /3. g^, <yy>j^.^v^f-d^>^x^ PELE AND HIIAKA ^1 A Myth From Hawaii By NATHANIEL B. EMERSON, A. M., M. D. HONOLULU, HAWAII Author of The... ...N, A. M., M. D. HONOLULU, HAWAII Author of The Long Voyages of the Ancient Hawaiians, and of Unwritten Literature of Hawaii, Translator of David Male'... ...waiians, and of Unwritten Literature of Hawaii, Translator of David Male's Hawaiian Antiquities PRINTED BY PUBLIC LIBPAW j^ 1©24 ^ Copyright, 1915, b... ...ERSON. Published March, 1915. TO HER MAJESTY LILIUOKALANI AND HER BELOVED HAWAIIAN PEOPLE Pele and Hiiaka—A Myth V PREFACE ^^HE story of Pele and he... ...e power of any one scholar to master and digest. It contains enough pretty stories, in all conscience, to satisfy the demands of the whole raft of sto...
 
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Title:   Hawaiian Folk Tales; A Collection of Native Legends
Author:   Thrum, Thomas G. (Thomas George), 1842-1932
Publisher:   Chicago, Illinois; A. C. Mcclurg & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1907
Subjects:   Folklore -- Hawaii, Material culture, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000793900
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... c ,. s«i^ HAWAIIAN FOLK TALES HAWAIIAN GIRL OF THE OLD REGIME HAWAIIAN FOLK TALES A COLLECTION OF NA... ...ed in early years for the gathering and preser- vation of the folk-lore of the Hawaiians. The world is under lasting obligations to the late Judge For... ...stroyed by fire. The early attempts of Dibble and Pogue to gather history from Hawaiians themselves have preserved to native and foreign readers much ... ...e pains in this line also, as evidenced by his volume of "Legends and Myths of Hawaii," edited by R. M. Daggett, though there is much therein that is ... ... R. M. Daggett, though there is much therein that is wholly foreign to ancient Hawaiian customs and thought. No one of late years had a better oppor- ... ...; or, The Rocks of Kana Rev. A. O. Forbes .... Kalelealuaka. Dr. N. B. Emerson Stories ofthe Menehunes : Hawaii the Origina Home of the Brownies. Thos... ...0 XXIV. The Shark-man, Nanaue. Mrs. E. M. Nak- uina . . . . . . '255 XXV. Fish Stories and Superstitions. Translated by M. K. Nakuina ..... 269 GLOSSA... ...h of Kakuhi- hewa; Kalelealuaka also lived peacefully until death took him. X STORIES OF THE MENEHUNES HAWAII THE ORIGINAL HOME OF THE BROWNIES THOS.... ...nded down by tradition for social entertainment, as other peoples relate fairy stories. In the Hawaiian legend of Kumuhonua, Fornander states that the...
 
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Title:   Precis des Evenemens Militaires, Ou Essais Historiques sur les Campagnes de 1799 a 1814 : Volume 13
Author:   Dumas, Mathieu, Comte, 1753-1837
Publisher:   Paris, Strasbourg, Londres; Treuttel et Würtz
Volume:  Vol. 13
Language:   French
Date:   1816
Subjects:   Folklore -- Hawaii, California -- Imprints, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001117905
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... The Princess of Manoa and Other Romantic Tales from the Folk-lore of Old Hawaii by Mrs. Frank R. Day Illustrated by D. Howard Hitchcock Let us still... ...ompany To Pomander's "History of the Polynesian Islands/' toMr. Dagget's "Hawaiian Myths" and to various native friends are due the thanks for the in... ...me mortal, and he soon found that it was only the little drowned body ot a Hawaiian girl that he held Sorrowfully then he carried her back, near to th... ...day entered the service of the king. It was well known among the chiefs of Hawaii that the king looked with war-like eyes upon Maui, the island whose ... ...anai 69 The Maid of the Twilight MONG the people of old, there were weird stories of a secret cav- ern, the only entrance to which was under the blac...
 
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Title:   Modern Greek Stories
Author:   Vaka, Demetra, 1877-1946; Phoutrides, Aristides Evangelus, 1887-1923
Publisher:   New York; Duffield & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1920
Subjects:   Tales -- Greece, Mythology, Folklore
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001028812
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...METRA VAKA Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org STORIES Title: MODERN GREEK STORIES Author: DEMETRA VAKA Language: Eng... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...is volume is dedicated by the translators 446al NOTE Of the writers whose stories have been selected for this volume of translations, Polylas, Bizyen... ...Death 1'73 The Frightened Soul 221 She That Was Homesick 237 MODERN GREEK STORIES FOREWORD It may fairly be said of modern Greece that she owes her ... ...- lessly under the heel of their conqueror, and began to 3 4 MODERN GREEK STORIES walk less timorously, because along with them, walked Hope, infused...
 
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Title:   More Pennsylvania Mountain Stories
Author:   Shoemaker, Henry Wharton, 1880-1958
Publisher:   Reading, P.A.; The Bright Printing Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1912
Subjects:   Legends -- Pennsylvania, Mythology, Folklore
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001026027
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...Y W. SHOEMAKER Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MORE PENNSYLOANIA MOUNTAIN STORIES Title:MORE PENNSYLOANIA MOUNTA... ...://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyr... ...... ...om afar off Call to us to pause and listen." Longfellow HENRY W. SHOEMAKER Author of Pennsylvania Mountain Stories Pennsylvania Mountain Verses, Etc. ... ...t Printing Company Reading, Pennsylvania EXPLANATORY PREFACE T of the readers of "Pennsyl- vania Mountain Stories" and its predecessor, "Wild Life in... ...e names of the trees,plants,flowers, and birds, and later it was the old natural- ist's delight to recount stories of the long ago when Central Pennsy...
 
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Title:   Old Greek Nature Stories
Author:   Farrar, F. A. (Francis Albert)
Publisher:   New York; Thomas Y. Crowell Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1920
Subjects:   Mythology, Greek, Mythology, Mythology, Classical
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001012195
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...F. A. FARRAR Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org STORIES Title: OLD GREEK NATURE STORIES Author: F. A. FARRAR Languag... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ...y special arrangement with tie artist. All rights reserved OLD GREEK NATURE STORIES BY F. A. FARRAR B.A. B.Sc. M With Thirty-two Exquisite Plates aft... ...S LOOKED AT NATURE . 9 II. THE CHIEF GODS AND GODDESSES OF OLYMPUS . 19 III. STORIES OF THE SUN-GOD . . .31 IV. THE CHIEF DEITIES OF EARTH . . .43 V. ... ...F THE SKY AND AIR II . . 79 VIII. GODS AND GODDESSES OF THE OCEAN . . 91 IX. STORIES OF RIVERS . . . .105 X. STORIES OF ANIMALS I . . . .119 XI. STORI...
 
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Title:   Myths and Legends Beyond Our Borders
Author:   Skinner, Charles M. (Charles Montgomery), 1852-1907
Publisher:   Philadelphia, London; J. B. Lippincott & Co., Inc.
Language:   English
Date:   1899
Subjects:   Folklore, Mythology
Collections:   Canadian Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001759414
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...the habitant on its banks shudders when an owl cries, for he remembers the stories told by his grandmother, in the firelight, of feux follets and loup... ...uard Street, Victoria, British Columbia, stands a dilapidated house of two stories and a ghost story. Who or what the ghost is the people are forgetti...
 
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Title:   Chinese Fables and Folk Stories
Author:   Davis, Mary Hayes; Chow Leung
Publisher:   New York; Cincinnati; American Book Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1908
Subjects:   Folklore, Chinese, Material culture, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001521679
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...S Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND FOLK STORIES Title: CHINESE FABLES AND FOLK STORIES Author: MARY HAYES DAVI... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ... despair of the onewho attempts to record them. In retelling these Chinese stories of home and school life, the writer has been greatly aided by the R... ...nese have many fables, a few of which are published in this book. As these stories, familiar in the home and school life of the children of China, sho... ...RODUCTION To begin with, let me say that this is the first book of Chinese stories ever printed in EngHsh that will bring the Western people to the kn...
 
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Title:   Piccino And Other Child Stories
Author:   Frances Hodgson Burnett
Publisher:   New York; Thomas Y. Crowell Co.; New York; Public Library
Language:   English
Date:   1910
Subjects:   Folklore -- China, Material culture, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000452708
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...e Collection World Public Library.org Title: PICCINO AND OTHER CHILD STORIES Author: FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT Language: English Subject: Ficti... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ... who loved him and smiled if they saw him, of things one could play with and stories one could listen to, and of friends and relations who were always... ...friends and relations who were always ready to join in the play and tell the stories. He went peacefully to the curl-brush- ing ordeal, perhaps becaus... ...s such as these I remembered when he was so deliciously amusing, and I heard stories of him every day. Sometimes, when swinging in my hammock on the p...
 
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Title:   The Age of Fable; Or, Stories of Gods and Heroes
Author:   Bulfinch, Thomas, 1796-1867
Publisher:   Boston, Sanborn, Carter, and Bazin
Language:   English
Date:   1856
Subjects:   Mythology, Folklore, Legends
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000526982
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...MAS BULFINCH Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org STORIES OF GODS AND HEROES Title: THE AGE OF FABLE OR STORIES OF GOD... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ...d so of others. Our book is an attempt to solve this problem, by telling the stories of mythology in such a manner as to make them a som-ce of amuseme... ...s of rhjone and measure is impossible. The attempt has been made to tell the stories in prose, preserving so much of the poetry as resides in the thou... ...ications which are not suited to the altered form. The Northern mjihological stories are copied with some abridg- ment ft'om Mallet's Northern Antiqui...
 
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Title:   The Age of Fable; Or, Stories of Gods and Heroes
Author:   Bulfinch, Thomas, 1796-1867
Publisher:   Boston: Sanborn, Carter and Bazin
Language:   English
Date:   1855
Subjects:   Mythology, Folklore, Legends
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000526983
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...orld Public Library.org OF GODS AND HEROES Title: THE AGE OF FABLE OR STORIES OF GODS AND HEROES Author: THOMAS BULFINCH Language: English Sub... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ...d so of others. Our book is an attempt to solve this problem, by telling the stories of mythology in such a manner as to make them a source of amuseme... ...s of rhyme and measure is impossible. The attempt lias been made to tell the stories in prose, preserving so much of the poetry as resides in the thou... ...ications which are not suited to the altered form. The Northern mythological stories are copied with some abridg- ment from Mallet's Northern Antiquit...
 
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Title:   Ancient Tales from Many Lands : A Collection of Folk Stories
Author:   Fleming, Rachel M. (Rachel Mary), B. 1882
Publisher:   New York; Frederick A. Stokes Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1922
Subjects:   Folklore, Legends, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000531720
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....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...ge of Wales, Aberystwyth ANCIENT TALES FROM MANY LANDS A COLLECTION OF FOLK STORIES BY R. M. FLEMING WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY H. J. FLEURE, D.Sc. PROF... ...E LAKE DWELLERS. A Swiss STORY . . . 155 APPENDICES : THE USE OF TRADITIONAL STORIES IN THE TEACHING OF GEOGRAPHY AND HISTORY I. TRADITION AND GEOGRAP... ...e illustrations have been chosen, not for their bearing on the action of the stories, but to illustrate the culture of the people who told them. 13 A... ...nd neither went on to Mbusoo nor back to Odumakuma. 1 These two West African stories are adapted from the original native MSS. which Professor W. H. B... ...ing to the people under his rule that they soon learnt to hate him. Dreadful stories are told of his cruelties and those of Take, a woman of very grea...
 
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Title:   Ancient Tales from Many Lands : A Collection of Folk Stories
Author:   Fleming, Rachel M. (Rachel Mary), B. 1882
Publisher:   New York; Frederick A. Stokes Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1922
Subjects:   Folklore, Legends, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000531721
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....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...ge of Wales, Aberystwyth ANCIENT TALES FROM MANY LANDS A COLLECTION OF FOLK STORIES BY R. M. FLEMING WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY H. J. FLEURE, D.Sc. PROF... ...LAKE DWELLERS. A Swiss STORY . . . . 155 APPENDICES : THE USE OF TRADITIONAL STORIES IN THE TEACHING OF GEOGRAPHY AND HISTORY I. TRADITION AND GEOGRAP... ...e illustrations have been chosen, not for their bearing on the action of the stories, but to illustrate the culture of the people who told them. 13 A... ...nd neither went on to Mbusoo nor back to Odumakuma. 1 These two West African stories are adapted from the original native MSS. which Professor W. H. B... ...ing to the people under his rule that they soon learnt to hate him. Dreadful stories are told of his cruelties and those of Take, a woman of very grea...
 
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Title:   Chinese Stories for Boys and Girls; And Chinese Wisdom for Old and Young
Author:   Moule, Arthur Evans, 1836-1918, Editor, Translator
Publisher:   London, Seeley, Jackson and Halliday; Princeton Theological Seminary Library
Language:   English
Date:   1880
Subjects:   Tales -- China, Mythology, Folklore
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000451322
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...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CHINESE STORIES Author: ARTHUR E. MOULE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Lite... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ... lies before me. It is in two volumes, containing in all one hundred and two stories, with a picture to illustrate each tale. This is a very popular w... ...t price, if he prefers to pay. I give to my readers a few specimens of these stories. They all have one object, namely, the illustration of filial and... ...TTER OF INTRODUCTION . . .7 II. CHINESE CHILDREN AT HOME . . ^19 IIL CHINESE STORIES FOR YOUNG AND OLD . ^^ IV. CHINESE PROVERBS, GRAVE AND GAY . -59 ...
 
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Title:   Chinese Stories for Boys and Girls : And Chinese Wisdom for Old and Young
Author:   Moule, Arthur Evans, 1836-1918
Publisher:   London; Seeley, Jackson and Halliday; University of California Libraries
Language:   English
Date:   1881
Subjects:   Tales -- China, Mythology, Folklore
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000451321
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...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CHINESE STORIES Author: ARTHUR E. MOULE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Lite... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ...lies before me. It Is III two volumes, containing in all one hundred and two stories, with a picture to illustrate each tale. This Is a very popular w... ...t price, if he prefers to pay. I give to my readers a few specimens of these stories. They all have one object, namely, the illustration of filial and... ...TTER OF INTRODUCTION , . .7 II. CHINESE CHILDREN AT HOME . . -19 in. CHINESE STORIES FOR YOUNG AND OLD . 35 IV. CHINESE PROVERBS, GRAVE AND GAY . -59 ...
 
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Title:   Danish Fairy and Folk Tales : A Collection of Popular Stories and Fairy Tales
Author:   Bay, J. Christian (Jens Christian), 1871-1962; Grundtvig, Sven, 1824-1883
Publisher:   Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1899
Subjects:   Folklore -- Denmark, Material culture, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000294745
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....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...TO HER TEARS AND PRAYERS " Danish Fairy & FolkTales A Collection of Popular Stories and Fairy Tales. From the Danish of SVEND GRUNDTVIG, E.T. KRISTEN... ...S OWN BOY WHO ALWAYS LIKKD A " MAOUW-BOOK " PREFACE fairy tales and popular stories gath- ered in this volume are " Danish" only insomuch as they hav... ... indeed, to apply the name of any nationality to any of the numerous popular stories gathered by a IMS' of ar- dent and studious collectors in the dif... ...f all genuine European fairy and folk tales arc of Indo European origin. The stories have spread from one 0.1111! \-\- to atMt her, and from one indiv... ...elcomed by our American boys and girls! The sources from which most of these stories were gathered are principally the works of the late Professor Sve...
 
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Title:   Children of the Wild
Author:   Deming, Therese Osterheld, 1874-1945; Deming, Edwin Willard, 1860-1942, Illustrator
Publisher:   New York; Frederick A. Stokes Co.; New York; Public Library
Language:   English
Date:   1902
Subjects:   Folklore, Indian, Material culture, Mythology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000432504
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...NY3; Stories contain their own numbering for pages within each story so the number is not internally consistent and the number assertions reflect a page count, not the printed page number....
 
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...IONS IN BLACK-AND-WHITE, BY EDWIN WILLARD DEMING AND WITH INDIAN FOLK-LORE STORIES FOR CHILDREN BY THERESE 0. DEMING NEW YORK FREDERICK A. STOKES COMP... ...RAL CIRCULATION CHILDREN'S ROOM COVER BOOK SYSTEM DADDY'S BED- TIME FAIRY STORIES By MARY G. BONNER The fairies are busy all the time and in this vol... ... of the kindly rule ofthe FairyQueen over the woodland dwellers. There are stories of cloud happenings, and Mr. Sun and Mr. Moon are there too, helpin... ...loth, 12mo. with Picture Cover, By the same author "Daddy's Bedtime Animal Stories," same style and price. FREDERICK Publishers A. STOKES COMPANY New ... ...erman tales. THE INDIAN FAIRY BOOK By HENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT American Indian stories, full of excitement, magic and fun. THE IRISH FAIRY BOOK By ALFRED ...
 
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Title:   Introduction to the History of Religions
Author:   Toy, Crawford Howell, 1836-1919
Publisher:   Boston, M.A.; New York; Chicago; London; Ginn & Co., Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1913
Subjects:   Mythology, Religion -- History, Rites and ceremonies
Collections:   Canadian Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000866718
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...orms, 298 ; High pillars by temples, 299 ; Images of gods, 300, 301 ; Folk-stories and myths connected with stones, 302 ; Sacred mountains, 303-305. ... ...Something like this is reported of the Hervey Islands,'' New Zealand,^ the Hawaiians,^ and other tribes. Among the wild tribes of India, the Khonds an... ...ke the separation effective. Among the Central Australians there were folk-stories of early men who traveled under the ground, but this is represented... ..."Song of the Sabbea" is very sacred.^ In West Africa minstrels recite song-stories, every story being attached to an object (bone, feather, etc.).** S... ...** Songs are chanted at festivals in Guiana (and at night men tell endless stories). * 107. The movements of the dance are sometimes in imitation of t... ...d plants (as in Central Australia), or this or that species of fish (as in Hawaii). The year was thus divided accord- ing to the necessities of life —... ...a- tion among some low tribes, and in some cases (Society Islands, Tahiti, Hawaii, New Zealand) the year began with the rising of these stars, but app... ...nd by the Zuiii Indians ; prayers are ad- dressed to them in Samoa and the Hawaiian Islands (where there is a definite family worship), in Yoruba, by ...
 
       
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