The Resource The golden hoard : myths and legends of the world, Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Bee Willey

The golden hoard : myths and legends of the world, Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Bee Willey

Label
The golden hoard : myths and legends of the world
Title
The golden hoard
Title remainder
myths and legends of the world
Statement of responsibility
Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Bee Willey
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of twenty-two myths and legends, retold from many lands and many cultures
Cataloging source
DLC
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McCaughrean, Geraldine
Dewey number
398.21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.M144
  • BL310
LC item number
  • Go 1996
  • .M35 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Willey, Bee
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  • Tales
  • Mythology
  • Legends
  • Folklore
  • Mythology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The golden hoard : myths and legends of the world, Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Bee Willey
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Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • The golden wish (a Greek myth) -- Shooting the sun (a Chinese myth) -- George and the dragon (a Persian myth) -- Skinning out (an Ethiopian myth) -- Robin Hood and the golden arrow (an English legend) -- Brave quest (a Native American myth) -- Saving time (a Polynesian myth) -- The lake that flew away (an Estonian legend) -- Admirable hare (a legend from Ceylon) -- All roads lead to Wales (a Welsh legend) -- Rainbow snake (an Austalian myth) -- Juno's Roman geese (a Roman legend) -- John Barleycorn (an American myth) -- The singer above the river (a German legend)
  • How music was fetched out of heaven (a Mexican myth) -- Whose footprints? (a myth from the Gold Coast) -- The death of El Cid (a Spanish legend) -- The man who almost lived forever (a Mesopotamian legend) -- Stealing heaven's thunder (a Norse myth) -- Anansi and the mind of God (a West Indian myth) -- How men and women finally agreed (a Kikuyu myth) -- First snow (a Native American myth)
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 130 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035308071
Label
The golden hoard : myths and legends of the world, Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Bee Willey
Link
Publication
Contents
  • The golden wish (a Greek myth) -- Shooting the sun (a Chinese myth) -- George and the dragon (a Persian myth) -- Skinning out (an Ethiopian myth) -- Robin Hood and the golden arrow (an English legend) -- Brave quest (a Native American myth) -- Saving time (a Polynesian myth) -- The lake that flew away (an Estonian legend) -- Admirable hare (a legend from Ceylon) -- All roads lead to Wales (a Welsh legend) -- Rainbow snake (an Austalian myth) -- Juno's Roman geese (a Roman legend) -- John Barleycorn (an American myth) -- The singer above the river (a German legend)
  • How music was fetched out of heaven (a Mexican myth) -- Whose footprints? (a myth from the Gold Coast) -- The death of El Cid (a Spanish legend) -- The man who almost lived forever (a Mesopotamian legend) -- Stealing heaven's thunder (a Norse myth) -- Anansi and the mind of God (a West Indian myth) -- How men and women finally agreed (a Kikuyu myth) -- First snow (a Native American myth)
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 130 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035308071

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