Monday, June 20, 2016

Lang. Troy and Greece

Today's free book is Tales of Troy and Greece by Andrew Lang. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, and Google Books. You can get a free Kindle ebook from Amazon too!




Table of Contents

ULYSSES THE SACKER OF CITIES.

I. THE BOYHOOD AND PARENTS OF ULYSSES 
II. HOW PEOPLE LIVED IN THE TIME OF ULYSSES 
III. THE WOOING OF HELEN OF THE FAIR HANDS 
IV. THE STEALING OF HELEN 
V. TROJAN VICTORIES 
VI. BATTLE AT THE SHIPS 
VII. THE SLAYING AND AVENGING OF PATROCLUS 
VIII. THE CRUELTY OF ACHILLES, AND THE RANSOMING OF HECTOR 
IX. HOW ULYSSES STOLE THE LUCK OF TROY 
X. THE BATTLES WITH THE AMAZONS AND MEMNON—THE DEATH OF ACHILLES 
XI. ULYSSES SAILS TO SEEK THE SON OF ACHILLES—THE VALOUR OF EURYPYLUS 
XII. THE SLAYING OF PARIS 
XIII. HOW ULYSSES INVENTED THE DEVICE OF THE HORSE OF TREE 
XIV. THE END OF TROY AND THE SAVING OF HELEN 

THE WANDERINGS OF ULYSSES

I.  THE SLAYING OF AGAMEMNON AND THE SORROWS OF ULYSSES 
II. THE ENCHANTRESS CIRCE, THE LAND OF THE DEAD, THE SIRENS 
III. THE WHIRLPOOL, THE SEA MONSTER, AND THE CATTLE OF THE SUN 
IV. HOW TELEMACHUS WENT TO SEEK HIS FATHER 
V. HOW ULYSSES ESCAPED FROM THE ISLAND OF CALYPSO 
VI. HOW ULYSSES WAS WRECKED, YET REACHED PHAEACIA 
VII. HOW ULYSSES CAME TO HIS OWN COUNTRY, AND FOR SAFETY DISGUISED HIMSELF AS AN OLD BEGGAR MAN 
VIII. ULYSSES COMES DISGUISED AS A BEGGAR TO HIS OWN PALACE 
IX. THE SLAYING OF THE WOOERS 
X. THE END 

THE FLEECE OF GOLD

I. THE CHILDREN OF THE CLOUD. 
II. THE SEARCH FOR THE FLEECE 
III. THE WINNING OF THE FLEECE 

THESEUS

I. THE WEDDING OF AETHRA 
II. THE BOYHOOD OF THESEUS 
III. ADVENTURES OF THESEUS 
IV. THESEUS FINDS HIS FATHER 
V. HERALDS COME FOR TRIBUTE 
VI. THESEUS IN CRETE 
VII. THE SLAYING OF THE MINOTAUR 

PERSEUS

I. THE PRISON OF DANAE 
II. THE VOW OF PERSEUS 
III. PERSEUS AND ANDROMEDA 
IV. HOW PERSEUS AVENGED DANAE

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