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A first book of myths : myths and legends for the very young from around the world

by Hoffman, Mary, 1945-

Format: Print Book 2018
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Oakmont Carnegie Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 398.2 HOF
Location  Oakmont Carnegie Library
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
Call Number  J 398.2 HOF
Simplified retellings of seventeen myths and legends from various nations. Includes character glossary.
The fall of Icarus
The golden touch
Wolf babies
Coyote dances with a star
The first corn
A newborn warrior
How the animals got their shapes
How butterflies began
Balder the Beautiful
Rama and Sita
The enchanted island
The kingdom under the sea
The crocodile and the baby
Ten suns in the sky
Why dogs hate cats
The dragon of Krakow.

Additional Information
Subjects Mythology -- Juvenile literature.
Legends -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York, New York :2018
Edition American edition.
Contributors Langton, Roger, illustrator.
Kimber, Kevin, illustrator.
Wickenden, Nadine, illustrator.
Language English
Description 80 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
ISBN 9781465475817
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