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This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 568 pages of information about Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12).
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MYTHS OF GREECE AND ROME1
MYTHS OF SCANDINAVIA1
MYTHS OF INDIA1
MYTHS OF JAPAN1
MYTHS OF THE SLAVS1
A MYTH OF AMERICA1
HEROES OF GREECE AND ROME1
HEROES OF GREAT BRITAIN1
HEROES OF SCANDINAVIA2
HERO OF GERMANY2
HERO OF FRANCE2
HERO OF SPAIN2
HERO OF SWITZERLAND2
HERO OF PERSIA2
ILLUSTRATIONS2
OUT FLEW A BRIGHT, SMILING FAIRY2
ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE2
HIAWATHA IN HIS CANOE2
ORPHEUS SANG TILL HIS VOICE DROWNED THE SONG OF THE SIRENS2
THESEUS LOOKED UP INTO HER FAIR FACE2
ROBIN HOOD IN AN ENCOUNTER2
WILLIAM TELL AND HIS FRIENDS2
INTRODUCTION2
DANIEL EDWIN WHEELER4
MYTHS OF GREECE AND ROME4
ADAPTED BY C.E.  SMITH4
PANDORA9
MIDAS13
CADMUS18
PROSERPINA23
THE STORY OF ATALANTA36
PYRAMUS AND THISBE38
ORPHEUS39
MYTHS OF SCANDINAVIA41
ADAPTED FROM A, AND E. KEARY’S VERSION41
I42
II44
III46
IV47
V49
THOR’S ADVENTURES AMONG THE JOETUNS50
THE APPLES OF IDUN57
THE GIFTS OF THE DWARFS61
THE PUNISHMENT OF LOKI66
MYTHS OF INDIA68
ADAPTED BY M. FRERE68
HARISARMAN73
WHY THE FISH LAUGHED76
MUCHIE LAL79
HOW THE RAJAH’S SON WON THE PRINCESS LABAM85
MYTHS OF JAPAN91
ADAPTED BY YEI THEODORA OZAKI91
THE OLD MAN AND THE DEVILS97
AUTUMN AND SPRING98
THE VISION OF TSUNU100
THE STAR-LOVERS102
MYTHS OF THE SLAVS103
ADAPTED BY ALEXANDER CHODSKO103
THE TWELVE MONTHS105
THE SUN; OR, THE THREE GOLDEN HAIRS OF THE OLD MAN VSEVEDE109
A MYTH OF AMERICA115
LEGENDARY HEROES OF MANY COUNTRIES128
PERSEUS128
I128
II129
III132
IV134
V137
ODYSSEUS138
I138
II140
III145
IV147
THE ARGONAUTS152
I152
II154
III158
IV159
V165
THESEUS168
I168
II170
III175
HERCULES177
I177
II181
III183
IV184
THE PERILOUS VOYAGE OF AENEAS186
HOW HORATIUS HELD THE BRIDGE193
HOW CINCINNATUS SAVED ROME194
HEROES OF GREAT BRITAIN198
ADAPTED BY H.E.  MARSHALL198
I198
II200
III203
HOW KING ARTHUR CONQUERED ROME206
SIR GALAHAD AND THE SACRED CUP215
THE PASSING OF ARTHUR221
ROBIN HOOD224
I224
II226
III231
GUY OF WARWICK236
I236
II237
III238
IV241
WHITTINGTON AND HIS CAT243
TOM HICKATHRIFT248
HEROES OF SCANDINAVIA251
ADAPTED BY JULIA GODDARD251
I251
II252
III253
IV254
V255
VI256
VII257
VIII259
HAVELOK260
THE VIKINGS268
I268
II270
III272
HERO OF GERMANY275
ADAPTED BY MARY MACGREGOR275
I275
II279
III281
IV282
V.284
VI286
VII289
HERO OF FRANCE292
ADAPTED BY H.E.  MARSHALL292
I292
II293
III298
IV302
V305
HERO OF SPAIN308
ADAPTED BY ROBERT SOUTHEY308
I308
II309
III312
IV314
V319
HERO OF SWITZERLAND321
ADAPTED BY H.E.  MARSHALL321
I321
II324
III329
IV330
HERO OF PERSIA332
ADAPTED BY ALFRED J. CHURCH332
I332
LIST OF BEST BOOKS OF MYTHS AND LEGENDS345
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