Folklore
epub |eng | 2002-10-14 | Author:Gibbs, Laura, Aesop

Fable 291 (Chambry 172 = Perry 54) The Farmer’s Boy and the Snails A farmer’s boy was roasting snails. When he heard them sizzling in the fire, he said, ‘You ...
( Category: Folklore October 9,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:David D. Gilmore

Kachina figure representing Awatovi Monster Man, painting by Cliff Bahnimptewa. Courtesy Heard Museum. Monster Woman may be accompanied by Awatovi Soyok Taka, or Awatovi Monster Man. Like his female counterpart, ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology October 4,2020 )
mobi, azw3 |eng | 2020-08-03 | Author:Jan Harold Brunvand [Brunvand, Jan Harold]

ANIMAL GROUP HEAD SAYS ORIENTALS EAT PETS By Mary Anne Shreve Journal Staff Writer The local president of a humanitarian organization has accused Oriental residents in Springfield of catching—and eating—neighborhood ...
( Category: Popular Culture August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-30 | Author:H. C. Andersen [Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian)]

The eagle in the great forest flew swiftly, but the Eastwind flew more swiftly still. 'Now you can see the Himalayas!' said the Eastwind. 'They are the highest mountains in ...
( Category: Folklore July 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-04-20 | Author:Hayao Kawai

6. The Repetition of Balancing Movements Throughout the mythology of Japan, one is impressed by the fact that a basic story is retold again and again with only subtle changes. ...
( Category: Folklore July 21,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Maurice Sendak

( Category: Folklore July 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-04 | Author:Anonymous & Ursula Lyons & Robert Irwin

She then fainted away and people began to weep, while I myself again fell down unconscious, to the alarm of the sailors, leading one of the Hashimite’s servants to ask: ...
( Category: Middle Eastern July 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-04 | Author:Malcolm C. Lyons, Ursula Lyons, Robert Irwin & Malcolm C. Lyons & Ursula Lyons & Robert Irwin

What is not to happen will never happen by a trick, While that which is to happen will take place, And what is fated comes at its own time, Although ...
( Category: Middle Eastern July 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-09 | Author:Tara A. Devlin [Devlin, Tara A.]

Game Brain Do you like video games? Of course, video games are fun, but if you play them constantly, it’s dangerous for your health. If you play games every day ...
( Category: Folklore July 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 1905-06-27 | Author:Valerie Paradiz [Paradiz, Valerie]

Puzzled, the shepherd decides to show the king the amazing bone that tells riddles; but the king immediately understands the bone’s message and sentences the two murderous brothers to death ...
( Category: Folklore July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-10 | Author:Joseph Campbell

Chapter 7 — GREAT ROME: 500 b.c.–500 a.d. I. The Celtic Province Caesar’s Gallic wars, commencing in 58 b.c., opening Europe to the empire of Rome as Pompey’s wars had ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology May 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Elsie Clews Parson

EARTH-TONGUE, A MOHAVE Earth-tongue’s earliest recollection was of the dim, cool house, where he picked bits of charcoal out of the soft sand and crumbled it against his hand. Once ...
( Category: Native American Studies April 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-10 | Author:Anonymous & Malcolm C. Lyons & Ursula Lyons & Robert Irwin

What is not to happen will never happen by a trick, While that which is to happen will take place, And what is fated comes at its own time, Although ...
( Category: Middle Eastern April 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-11 | Author:Anonymous & Ursula Lyons & Robert Irwin

Nights 535 to 554 Morning now dawned and Shahrazad broke off from what she had been allowed to say. Then, when it was the five hundred and thirty-fifth night, SHE ...
( Category: Middle Eastern April 19,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 1973-05-30 | Author:

THE TALE OF KAFUR THE BLACK EUNUCH KNOW, my friends, that when no more than eight years of age I had already cultivated a remarkable habit of telling one big ...
( Category: Multicultural April 19,2020 )