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Author McCaughrean, Geraldine.

Title The silver treasure : myths and legends of the world / Gerldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Bee Willey.

Imprint New York : M.K. McElderry Books, 1997.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 398.2 MCCA    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description vi, 130 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Contents The silver-miners: a legend from Bolivia -- The men in the moon: a myth from Kenya -- Dream journey: a Maori myth -- Roland and Horn Olivant: a legend from France -- A question of life and death: a Greek myth -- The harp of Dagda: an Irish myth -- A nest and a web: a legend from the Middle East -- Ash: a Native American myth of the Tlingit tribe -- The Tower of Babel: a Hebrew myth -- Saint Christopher: a European legend -- God moves away: a myth from Togo.
William Tell: a Swiss legend -- A heart of stone: a Greek myth -- Babushka: a Russian myth -- The pig goes courting: a Hawaiian myth -- Can Krishna die?: an Indian legend -- The lighthouse on the lake: a Japanese legend -- King Arthur gives back his sword: a Celtic legend -- A bloodthirsty tale: a myth from ancient Egypt -- Rip Van Winkle: an American legend -- The raven and the moon: an Alaskan merit myth -- Sir Patrick Spens: a Scottish legend.
The saltcellar: a Scandinavian myth.
Audience "Ages 10 up"--Jkt.
Subject Tales.
Mythology -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Willey, Bee, ill.
ISBN 0689813228

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