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The Resource A world treasury of myths, legends, and folktales : stories from six continents, as told by Renata Bini ; illustrations by Mikhail Fiodorov

A world treasury of myths, legends, and folktales : stories from six continents, as told by Renata Bini ; illustrations by Mikhail Fiodorov

Label
A world treasury of myths, legends, and folktales : stories from six continents
Title
A world treasury of myths, legends, and folktales
Title remainder
stories from six continents
Statement of responsibility
as told by Renata Bini ; illustrations by Mikhail Fiodorov
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
A collection of myths and legends from many different cultures around the world, including those of ancient Greece and the Great Plains Indians
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bini, Renata
Dewey number
291.1/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL311
LC item number
.B5613 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fiodorov, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology
  • Legends
  • Mythology
  • Folklore
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A world treasury of myths, legends, and folktales : stories from six continents, as told by Renata Bini ; illustrations by Mikhail Fiodorov
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Judgment of Paris (Greek) -- Daedalus and the labyrinth (Greek) -- Heracles's last labor (Greek) -- Rhea Silvia (Roman) -- Romulus and Remus (Roman) -- Thor's hammer (Scandinavian) -- Death of Balder (Scandinavian) -- Siegfried (German) -- Firebird (Russian) -- Sword in the stone (Celtic) -- Isis and Osiris (Egyptian) -- Rama, the incarnation of Vishnu (Indian) -- Rama against the Demon Ravana (Indian) -- Shepherd and the weaver (Chinese) -- Izanagi and Izanami (Japanese) -- Kintu and the daughter of the sky (Ugandan) -- How people came to be (Bantu) -- Divine mantis, the ostrich, and the fire (Bosjesman) -- Tulugauku, the father crow (Inuit) -- Gluskap and the dragon at the spring (Algonquian) -- Gluskap and the little boy (Algonquian) -- Rolling rock (Sioux) -- Hiawatha and the five nations (Iroquois) -- How Grandmother spider stole the sun (Cherokee) -- Hasjelti the dawn-bringer (Navaho) -- Plumed serpent (Aztec) -- How the people got corn (Aztec) -- Twin ball players (Mayan) -- Manco's longest day (Incan) -- Stone people (Andes) -- Snake's arrow (Amazon) -- Bamapama the madman (Aborigines) -- Maui the trickster hero (Polynesia) -- People and places in mythology
Control code
ocm42072201
Dimensions
33 cm.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9780810945548
Lccn
99042602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colored illustrations :
System control number
(OCoLC)42072201
Label
A world treasury of myths, legends, and folktales : stories from six continents, as told by Renata Bini ; illustrations by Mikhail Fiodorov
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Judgment of Paris (Greek) -- Daedalus and the labyrinth (Greek) -- Heracles's last labor (Greek) -- Rhea Silvia (Roman) -- Romulus and Remus (Roman) -- Thor's hammer (Scandinavian) -- Death of Balder (Scandinavian) -- Siegfried (German) -- Firebird (Russian) -- Sword in the stone (Celtic) -- Isis and Osiris (Egyptian) -- Rama, the incarnation of Vishnu (Indian) -- Rama against the Demon Ravana (Indian) -- Shepherd and the weaver (Chinese) -- Izanagi and Izanami (Japanese) -- Kintu and the daughter of the sky (Ugandan) -- How people came to be (Bantu) -- Divine mantis, the ostrich, and the fire (Bosjesman) -- Tulugauku, the father crow (Inuit) -- Gluskap and the dragon at the spring (Algonquian) -- Gluskap and the little boy (Algonquian) -- Rolling rock (Sioux) -- Hiawatha and the five nations (Iroquois) -- How Grandmother spider stole the sun (Cherokee) -- Hasjelti the dawn-bringer (Navaho) -- Plumed serpent (Aztec) -- How the people got corn (Aztec) -- Twin ball players (Mayan) -- Manco's longest day (Incan) -- Stone people (Andes) -- Snake's arrow (Amazon) -- Bamapama the madman (Aborigines) -- Maui the trickster hero (Polynesia) -- People and places in mythology
Control code
ocm42072201
Dimensions
33 cm.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9780810945548
Lccn
99042602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colored illustrations :
System control number
(OCoLC)42072201

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