Church. Stories from the Bible

Today's free book is Stories from the Bible by Alfred Church with illustrations inspired by Julius Schnorr. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Internet Archive and Hathi Trust.

The illustrations are inspired by Julius Schnorr, and I've made a Flickr collection.


The Story of Abraham:
I — Abram
II — Abraham
The Story of Joseph
The Story of Moses:
I — In Egypt
II — The Going Forth
III — In the Wilderness
The Story of Joshua
The Story of Ruth
The Story of David:
I — The Champion
II — The Outcast
III— The King
The Story of Ahab and his House
The Story of Jeremiah the Prophet
The Rebuilding of Jerusalem
The Story of Queen Esther
The Story of the Maccabees





Church. Stories from the Greek Tragedians.

Today's free book is Stories from the Greek Tragedians by Alfred Church. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

Available at: Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, and Google Books. There is a free Kindle ebook also! The links below are to the Project Gutenberg edition.

The illustrations inspired by Flaxman and others, and I've made a Flickr collection.

Davidson. Wonder Tales from the Greek and Roman Myths

Today's free book is Wonder Tales from the Greek and Roman Myths by Gladys Davidson. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi Trust and Internet Archive. The illustrations are by H. R. Dixon and H. R. Millar.


Pandora's Box
The Story of Proserpina
Philemon and Baucis
Europa and Cadmus
Orpheus and His Lyre
The Story of Phrixus and Helle
How Jason Took the Golden Fleece
Perseus the Gorgon Slayer
The Story of Theseus and Ariadne
Bellerophon and Pegasus, The Winged Horse
Fair Helen and the Siege of Troy
The Wanderings of Ulysses
The Wanderings of Aeneas
The Story of Echo and Narcissus
Atalanta's Race
The Labours of Hercules
The Story of Alcestis
The Story of Cupid and Psyche
Pyramus and Thisbe
Midas and the Magic Gold
The Myths of the Flute and the Pandean Pipes
Damon and Pythias
The Sword of Damocles