Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||G. Andrew Stuckey.|
|LC Classifications||PL2303 .S78 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010002748|
A Primary Reader: Old-time Stories, Fairy Tales and Myths Retold by Children Contents The ugly duckling -- The little pine tree -- The little match girl -- Little Red Riding-Hood -- The apples of Idun -- How Thor got the hammer -- The hammer lost and found -- The story of the sheep -- The good ship Argo -- Jason and the harpies -- The brass Author: E. Louise Smythe. Sherlock Holmes Stories Magpie Audio Recommended for you WATCH THIS EVERYDAY AND CHANGE YOUR LIFE - Denzel Washington Motivational Speech - . Joel Chandler Harris () collected the folktales of Southern African Americans and retold them as classic stories of Uncle Remus, a fictitious old slave who spun stories to a boy from "the big house of a plantation". He wrote five books featuring Uncle Remus and his stories of Brer Rabbit and friends. The first, Uncle Remus: His Songs and Sayings, was published in /5(). Day-Dreaming ( Nights, retold by Joseph Jacobs). The Milkmaid and Her Pail (Aesop). Story of an Old Woman, Carrying Milk to Market in an Earthen Vessel (France, Jacques de Vitry). What Happened to a Woman Called Truhana (Spain, Prince Don Juan Manuel). The Dairywoman and the Pot of Milk (France, Jean de La Fontaine).
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