Colum. The Forge in the Forest

Today's free book is The Forge in the Forest  by Padraic Colum (1925), with illustrations by Boris Artzybasheff. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi (I have not checked for other online sources).


Table of Contents

THE BEGINNING :
The Forge in the Forest 
Phaethon
Old King Fork-Beard and the Scarf That He Gave 
The Story of Ys 
King Fergus and the Water-Horse
The Seven Sleepers 
King Solomon and the Servitor of the Lord of Earth 
Saint Martin and the Honest Man
Bellerophon 
THE END :
The Horse


Carrick. Still more Russian picture tales

Today's free book is Still more Russian picture tales by Valery Carrick (1914). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi (I have not checked for other online sources).



Table of Contents

1. The Fox and the Hare

2. The Kids and the Wolf

3. The Sparrow and the Blade of Grass

4. The Little Gray Goat

5. The Fox and the Crane

6. The Peasant and the Hare

7. The Fox, the Cock and the Crane

8. Ting-a-ling borne!

9. The Fox and the Lobster


Carrick. More Russian Picture Tales

Today's free book is More Russian Picture Tales by Valery Carrick (1914). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi (I have not checked for other online sources).


Table of Contents

1. The Cock and the Bean
2. The Goat and the Ram
3. The Hungry Wolf
4. The Peasant and the Bear
5. The Dog and the Cock
6. King Frost
7. The Bear's Paw
8. The Bear and the Old Man's Daughters
9. The Straw Ox
10. The Fox and the Blackbird

Capella-Wilson. Tales and legends of the middle ages

Today's free book is Tales and legends of the middle ages by F. de P. Capella (1892), edited by Henry Wilson. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi (I have not checked for other online sources).



Table of Contents

ST. BENEDICT'S TRUNCHEON

INNOCENCE RESCUED

A LEGEND OF HEROD

VERONICA OF MILAN

STAVOREN

A TALE OF ST. JOHN'S EVE

A MAHOMETAN SHYLOCK

RESCUED BY THE DEAD

ST. FRANCIS DE PAULA

ISMERY

THE GREEN WOOD AND THE DRY,

ST. GEORGE FOR CATALONIA

CONDESA MARGARITA

ST. STEPHEN

MALCHUS

THE PIGEONS OF ST. FRANCIS,

Butler. Tales from the Old French

Today's free book is Tales from the Old French by Isabel Butler (1910). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi (I have not checked for other online sources).



Table of Contents

THE LAY OF THE BIRD
THE WOFUL KNIGHT...Marie de France
THE TWO LOVERS...Marie de France
ELIDUC...Marie de France
MELION
THE LAY OF THE HORN...Robert Biquet
THE DIVIDED BLANKET...Bernier
OF THE CHURL WHO WON PARADISE
THE GRAY PALFREY...Huon Leroi
THE KNIGHT OF THE LITTLE CASK
THE ANGEL AND THE HERMIT
THE JOUSTING OF OUR LADY
THE ORDER OF CHIVALRY

Bender. Great Opera Stories

Today's free book is Great Opera Stories by Millicent Schwab Bender (1912). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Project Gutenberg (I have not checked for other online sources).



Table of Contents

Children of Kings
Haensel and Gretel
The Master Singers
Lohengrin, the Knight of the Swan   
The Flying Dutchman
Tannhäuser, the Minstrel Knight

Baker. Stories from Northern Myths

Today's free book is Stories from Northern Myths by Emilie K. Baker (1914). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Project Gutenberg (I have not checked for other online sources).



Table of Contents

How All Things Began
Odin’s Search for Wisdom
The Story of the Magic Mead
Gods and Men
Sif’s Golden Hair and the Making of the Hammer
The Binding of the Fenris Wolf
How Thor Went Fishing
The Building of the Fortress
How the Hammer Was Lost and Found
Iduna’s Apples
How Thor’s Pride Was Brought Low. Part I
How Thor’s Pride Was Brought Low. Part II
The Wooing of Gerd
How Thor Fought the Giant Hrungner
The Story of Balder
Andvari’s Hoard
The Story of Siegmund
The Vengeance of the Volsungs
The Magic Sword
The Slaying of Fafnir
The Valkyrie
Siegfried at Gunther’s Court
The Wooing of Brunhilde
How Brunhilde Came to Burgundy
The Death of Siegfried
The Last of the Hoard
The Punishment of Loki
The Twilight of the Gods


Busk. Patrañas, or Spanish stories

Today's free book is Patrañas, or Spanish stories, legendary and traditional by Rachel H. Busk (1870). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi (I have not checked for other online sources).


Table of Contents

Carlo Magno and the Giant 
El Conde Sol 
Simple Johnny and the Spell-bound Princesses 
Turian and Floreta 
The Blood-stain of the Alcazar of Seville
The Adventures of Dona Josefa Ramirez y Marmolejo
The Steeple of Covena 
Another Fair Maid of Zaragoza 
Juanita the Bald
Starving John the Doctor 
Ramon the Discontented 
The Ballad-maker and the Boot-maker 
El Clavel
The Ill-tempered Princess 
The Hermit and the Fig-tree
Too Clever by Half 
The Wind's Story
What Ana saw in the Sunbeam
The Pedro Jimenez Grape
St. Martin in Spain 
St. Michael's Feather
"Eyes to the Blind" 
The Floating Chest
The Whale of the Manzanares
The Sun of Wittenburg
Merino
King Vamba
Dona Terea 
The Irish Princess 
El Conde Fernan Gonzalez
The First Tunny Fishing 
"Where One can Dine, Two can Dine" 
Hormesinda
Filial Love before all
Raguel
Don Jaime de Aragon 
Don Alonso de Aguilar 
The Black Charger of Hernando
The Infante Don Henrique and the Lions
Blanca the Haughty
Issy-ben-Aran
Mostafa Alvila
The Emir in search of an Eye
Yussuf's Friend
The Sultana's Perfumer-in-Chief
El Moro Santon
Hernan Cortes in Sanctuary
Araucania the Indomitable
Tegualda
Fiton's Cave
Matanzas