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Nine Magic Wishes

by Shirley Jackson Dover Publications (September 30, 2015)

It begins on a most unusual day, when a blue sun rises in a green sky and dozens of balloons fly from every tree. And when a magician in a long black coat and a starry hat turns up, the sights become even stranger....

Aesop's Fables in Rhyme for Little Philosophers

by John Martin, George Leonard Carlson & W. Fletcher White Dover Publications (July 21, 2014)

As generations have learned from these ancient animal stories, fine feathers don't necessarily make fine birds, slow and steady helps win the race, and it's a mistake to count your chickens before they're hatched....

The Orange Fairy Book

by Andrew Lang Dover Publications (May 22, 2013)

"The Magic Mirror," "The Two Caskets," "The Clever Cat," "The White Slipper," and "The Girl-Fish." 33 tales from Jutland, Rhodesia, Uganda, and various European traditions. 58 illustrations.

The Crimson Fairy Book

by Andrew Lang Dover Publications (February 21, 2013)

36 stories from Hungary, Russia, Finland, Iceland, Tunisia, the Baltic: "The Cottager and His Cat," "The Crab and the Monkey," "Little Wildrose," "The Gold-bearded Man," and more. 53 illustrations.

Wigwam Evenings: 27 Sioux Folk Tales

by Charles A Eastman & Elaine Goodale Eastman Dover Publications (February 05, 2013)

Chosen by a renowned folklorist who was raised among the Sioux, these 27 entertaining and instructive tales include creation myths, animal fables, and other adventures that will charm young readers.

The Olive Fairy Book

by Andrew Lang Dover Publications (January 16, 2013)

Eight Punjabi tales, five from Armenia, 16 others. An enchanting world of flying dragons, ogres, fairies, and princes transformed into white foxes. 50 illustrations.

The Story of King Arthur and His Knights

by Howard Pyle Dover Publications (November 15, 2012)

Enchanting children's version of the Arthurian legend. 41 illustrations.

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

by Howard Pyle Dover Publications (November 15, 2012)

Here is a marvelous reprint of the original edition, the finest modern version of the English outlaw's merry adventures. It includes Pyle's text and his famous illustrations in their entirety, including all...

Men of Iron

by Howard Pyle Dover Publications (August 29, 2012)

A master storyteller at his best, incorporating fascinating historical detail about life in a medieval castle, knighthood, and chivalry into the gripping tale of a boy's fight to restore his family's honor....

Superstitions of Sailors

by Angelo S. Rappoport Dover Publications (August 24, 2012)

Intriguing legends from around the globe evoke a magical maritime world, with sightings of phantom galleys, mischievous deeds of mermaids and water sprites, and tall tales of enchanted islands.

Robin Hood

by J. Walker McSpadden Dover Publications (July 10, 2012)

Escape to idyllic Sherwood Forest with these rollicking tales of Robin and his merry men, the wicked Sheriff of Nottingham, lovely Maid Marian, and other unforgettable characters.

Nordic Hero Tales from the Kalevala

by James Baldwin & N. C. Wyeth Dover Publications (May 22, 2012)

A collection of awe-inspiring stories from Finnish mythology, drawn from the oral traditions of the Finnish national epic, the Kalevala. 38 entrancing tales are appropriate for all ages. 4 illustrations.

The Adventures of Odysseus and The Tale of Troy

by Padraic Colum & Willy Pogany Dover Publications (February 16, 2012)

Retelling of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey for young readers recalls the horrid Cyclops, treacherous Sirens, and the evil Circe as they attempt to keep Odysseus from his wife, Penelope. 16 black-and-white illustrations....

The Prose Edda: Tales from Norse Mythology

by Snorri Sturluson & Arthur Gilchrist Brodeur Dover Publications (February 08, 2012)

The wellspring of modern knowledge of Norse mythology, these ancient legends of gods and heroes were created to preserve the narrative style of the Viking sagas from European influence.

Just So Stories

by Rudyard Kipling Dover Publications (February 06, 2012)

"How the Camel Got His Hump," "How the Whale Got His Throat," "How the Leopard Got His Spots," "How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin," "The Elephant's Child," 7 others.

King Arthur: Tales from the Round Table

by Andrew Lang Dover Publications (February 06, 2012)

Thirteen favorite tales from the Arthurian myth describe how the legendary king acquired Excalibur, the meetings at the Round Table, the quest for the Holy Grail, and more. 28 black-and-white illustrations.

Native American Tales and Legends

by Allan A. Macfarlan Dover Publications (February 06, 2012)

More than 30 stories, including creation myths, hero tales, trickster stories, as well as tales of little people, giants, and monsters, and of magic, enchantment, sorcery, and the spirit world.

A Wonder Book: Heroes and Monsters of Greek Mythology

by Nathaniel Hawthorne Dover Publications (February 02, 2012)

Evil creatures, magical feats, and exciting adventures abound in this captivating archive of 6 classic tales, retold by one of America's great writers.

Favorite Greek Myths

by Bob Blaisdell Dover Publications (February 01, 2012)

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.