Church. Lucian's True Tale

Today's free book is Lucian's A Traveller's True Tale by Alfred J. Church with illustrations by C. O. Murray. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, and Google Books.

The book was later published under a different title: The Greek Gulliver; Stories from Lucian.



I. LUCIAN STARTS ON A JOURNEY, AND IS
CARRIED A LONG WAY
II. THE BATTLE AND THE TREATY
III. OF THE MOON-FOLK AND THEIR MANNERS
AND CUSTOMS
IV. LUCIAN COMES TO LANTERN-CITY
V. LUCIAN AND HIS MEN ARE SWALLOWED UP
VI. LUCIAN DEFEATS HIS NEIGHBOURS
VII. THE BATTLE OF THE ISLANDS
VIII. LUCIAN ESCAPES FROM THE BEAST, AND
COMES TO THE SEA OF MILK AND CHEESE
ISLAND
IX. THE TRAVELLERS MEET THE CORK-FOOT-
FOLK, AND COME TO THE ISLAND OF THE
BLESSED
X. THE ISLAND OF THE BLESSED
XI. THE INHABITANTS OF THE ISLAND OF THE
BLESSED
XII. LUCIAN TALKS WITH HOMER.—GAMES ARE
CELEBRATED IN THE ISLAND
XIII. THE ISLAND IS INVADED.—THE FLIGHT OF
THE FAIR HELEN
XIV. LUCIAN BIDS FAREWELL TO KING RHADAMANTHUS AND DEPARTS.—HE VISITS THE ABODE OF THE WICKED
XV. THE ISLAND OF DREAMS.—LUCIAN VISITS
CALYPSO
XVI. LUCIAN SEES THE PUMPKIN PIRATES, AND
OTHER STRANGE CREATURES AND THINGS
XVII. THE OCEAN FOREST.—THE OX-HEADED
PEOPLE AND OTHER MARVELS

Baring-Gould. Book of Folklore

Today's free book is A Book of Folklore by Sabine Baring-Gould. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Sacred Texts and Hathi Trust.


The Spirit of Man
The Body of Man
The Ancient Divinities
Sacrifice
The Mystery of Death
Fetches [Spirit Doubles]
Skulls
Pixies and Brownies
Birth and Marriage


Renninger. Story of Rustem

Today's free book is The Story of Rustem and Other Persian Hero Tales by Elizabeth D. Renninger, illustrated by J. L. S. Williams. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, and Google Books.



KAVAH THE BLACKSMITH
FERIDOUN THE GLORIOUS
IRIJ, A GENTLE HERO
MlNUCHIR THE AVENGER
ZAL OF THE WHITE HAIR
RUSTEM THE WONDER CHILD
RUSTEM THE YOUNG WARRIOR
RUSTEM'S SEVEN LABORS, OR ADVENTURES
RUSTEM THE PEHLIVA
RUSTEM'S ROMANCE
SOHRAB THE YOUTH
SOHRAB AND THE WARRIOR MAIDEN
THE WRATH OF RUSTEM
RUSTEM THE SPY
THE COMBAT OF SOHRAB AGAINST RUSTEM
SIAWUSH THE PERSIAN SIR GALAHAD
RUSTEM THE AVENGER
HOW GEW HELPED A HERO-PRINCE UNTO A THRONE
LATER FEATS OF RUSTEM
ISFENDIYAR'S SEVEN LABORS, OR HAFT-KHAN
THE COMBAT OF ISFENDIYAR AGAINST RUSTEM
THE DEATH OF RUSTEM