Sunday, August 30, 2015

Bailey. Wonder Stories.

Today's free book is Wonder Stories by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey with illustrations by Clara Burd. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

This book is also found at Gutenberg, Internet Archive, Hathi, and Google Books. There is also a free Kindle ebook.



Table of Contents

How the Myths Began
What Prometheus Did with a Bit of Clay
The Paradise of Children.—Nathaniel Hawthorne   
What Became of the Giants
How Vulcan Made the Best of Things
How Orion Found His Sight
The Wonders Venus Wrought
Where the Labyrinth Led
How Perseus Conquered the Sea
Pegasus, the Horse Who Could Fly
How Mars Lost a Battle
How Minerva Built a City
Cadmus, the Alphabet King
The Picture Minerva Wove
The Hero with a Fairy Godmother
The Pygmies.—Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Horn of Plenty
The Wonder the Frogs Missed
When Phaeton's Chariot Ran Away
When Apollo was Herdsman
How Jupiter Granted a Wish
How Hyacinthus Became a Flower
How King Midas Lost His Ears
How Mercury Gave up his Tricks
A Little Errand Girl's New Dress
When Proserpine was Lost
The Ploughman who Brought Famine
The Bee Man of Arcadia
When Pomona Shared Her Apples
How Psyche Reached Mount Olympus
How Melampos Fed the Serpent
How a Huntress Became a Bear
The Adventure of Glaucus
The Winning of the Golden Fleece
Medea's Cauldron
How a Golden Apple Caused a War
How a Wooden Horse Won a War
The Cyclops

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