Folklore and Mythology: Electronic Texts


Subject:
Religion , Dragons, Dreams, & Daring Deeds , Literature & Books , Folklore , Folklore , Mythology , Mythology

Description:
An extensive collection of tales from around the world, many edited or translated by D. L. Ashliman, a professor of Germanic Languages and Literature. The alphabetical listing is by author, country of origin, and categories (such as frog kings and princes, human sacrifice, multiple birth, nightmares, werewolf and witchcraft legends, and Aarne-Thompson categories). Includes stories from Aesop, Bulfinch, Boccaccio, Chaucer, Grimm Brothers, Andrew Lang, Longfellow, the Volsunga Saga , and more.

Creator:
Ashliman, D. L.

Language:
English

Geographic coverage:
United States

Source:
http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/folktexts.html


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