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The heroes, or, Greek fairy tales for my children

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Ginn & Co. , Boston
Greek Mythology, Juvenile liter
Other titlesHeroes., Greek fairy tales for my children., Kingley"s Greek heroes.
Statementby Charles Kingsley ; with illustrations by the author ; edited, for the use of schools, by John Tetlow
SeriesClassics for children
ContributionsTetlow, John, 1843-1911, ed
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 167 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25268920M
OCLC/WorldCa781300230

I never read the book through completely for myself (until now) but still have it (boxed away somewhere).

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As an adult I've enjoyed the tales immensely. Perhaps, therefore, The Heroes - or Greek Fairy Tales for My Children should not be seen just as a book for children.4/5(). Seriously. This book is so dull I tried to read it twice without even realizing it, and only made it about a third of the way each time.

I hadn't realized it because there are actually TWO versions of this book available for free on the kindle. The second one is Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales for My s: Image 18 of The heroes; or, Greek fairy tales for my children, THE HEROES round them ; and greedy also, too often, and passionate and silly, as children are.

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Read 50 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book was converted from its /5. The second one is Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales for My Children. Both versions have a heavily patronizing and overtly Christian introduction and a small handful of linked endnotes.

Neither one has pictures. The differences are that this version has a chart-style clickable table of contents, and occasional illustration captions (sans illustration Reviews: 17 rows  The Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales for my Children by Charles Kingsley is a. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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Genre(s): Children's Fiction. Page - But most of them bit their lips in silence, for they feared the witch's spells. And now the sea grew calmer, and the sun shone out once more, and the heroes thrust the ship off the sand-bank and rowed forward on their weary course, under the guiding of the dark witch-maiden, into the wastes of the unknown sea.5/5(1).

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By Charles Kingsley. Illustrated After Drawings by W. Russell Flint. Bound in Vellum By Charles Kingsley. Illustrated after drawings by W. Russell Flint. The Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales for My Children. Published for the Medici Society Ltd.

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