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Viking Folktales (The World's Greatest Myths and Legends)

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Viking Folktales (The World's Greatest Myths and Legends)

Editor  J.K. Jackson
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Character-forming moral fables, Viking and Nordic folk and fairy tales take the magic of the natural world and combine it with the practical common sense of the everyday. Good folk are rewarded for their hard work, the honest and the faithful are valued by the gods: treasured tales from Hans Christian Andersen, such as 'The Little Match Girl', and less well known stories such as 'Katie Woodencloak' (a Norwegian Version of Cinderella) by Asbjørnsen & Moe are some of the heartwarming pieces in this new selection for the modern reader.

FLAME TREE 451: From mystery to crime, supernatural to horror and myth, fantasy and science fiction, Flame Tree 451 offers a healthy diet of werewolves and robots, mad scientists, secret worlds, lost civilizations and escapist fantasies. Discover a storehouse of tales, ancient and modern gathered specifically for the reader of the fantastic.

Jackson has written, edited and contributed to over 20 books. Related works include 'Myths and Legends', studies of Babylonian creation myths, the philosophy of time and William Blake's use of mythology in his visionary literature.

ISBN: 9781839647833

ISBN-10: 9781839647833

Publisher: Flame Tree 451

Publication Date: 10/12/2021 - 12:00am

On Sale: 10/12/2021 - 12:00am

Pages: 256

Language: English

Categories

Fiction / Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Legends & Mythology

History / Europe / Scandinavia

Social Science / Folklore & Mythology