Myths and Legends Around the World - Collection 01

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This collection is dedicated to recordings of short mythical or legendary works which are in the Public Domain. Appropriate stories tell of legends, heroes, myths, and ancient lore. - Summary by Lynette Caulkins (3 hr 3 min)


The Adventures of Sir Gareth - British 14:04 Read by Lynette Morris
The Beginning - Norse 3:51 Read by JustSeth
The Coming of Lugh - Celtic 18:53 Read by JennPratt
How the Kangaroo Got a Long Tail, and the Wombat a Flat Forehead - Australian A… 4:54 Read by Rebekah Stauffer
How Theseus Slays the Minotaur - Greek 54:55 Read by Colleen McMahon
Ivan Tsarevich, The Fire-Bird, and the Gray Wolf - Russian 25:59 Read by Jonathan Chausse
The Lorelei - German 4:54 Read by Phil Schempf
Maui Lifting the Sky - Hawaiian/Polynesian 13:40 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
My Lord Bag of Rice - Japanese 15:46 Read by Brianna Chiles
The Daughter of the Sun - Cherokee 7:06 Read by JT
Paul Bunyan Tales - United States 10:01 Read by KevinS
The Popol Vuh, The First Book - Central American Kiche 9:37 Read by Lynette Caulkins