Folklore Fairy Tales Myths and Legends From Around the World

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15 classic fairy tales, folklore, myths and legends from around the world and from time immemorial. Created ion the mists of time and recorded in the 1800's these are the classics of the Victorian era.
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  YESTERDAY’S BOOKSforTOMORROW’S EDUCATIONS A FREE e-BOOK containing a sample of storiesfrom the series  Yesterday’s Books for Tomorrow’s Educations A Social Enterprise Projecthttp://www.abelapublishing.com/catalogue.html  2  A Social Enterprise Project 33% of the profit from the sale of the books in this seriesis donated to charities specialising ineducational scholarships for the underprivileged © Abela PublishingLondon[2009] www.AbelaPublishing.com    Yesterday’s Books for Tomorrow’s Educations A Social Enterprise Projecthttp://www.abelapublishing.com/catalogue.html 3 Contents INTRODUCTION ................................................................................... 4   THE LOST MESSAGE ............................................................................ 5   MOOWIS ................................................................................................ 7   THE VAMPIRE ..................................................................................... 13   THE SLIPPERS OF THE TWELVE PRINCESSES ................................ 19   KING O'TOOLE AND ST. KEVIN ....................................................... 34   THE YOUNG KING OF EASAIDH RUADH. ...................................... 46   THE STORY OF GELERT ..................................................................... 56   TOM TIT TOT ...................................................................................... 59   LAWKAMERCYME ............................................................................. 67   THE PERFIDIOUS VIZIER................................................................... 69   THE MAGIC OF THE OLD MONK ..................................................... 74   GULAMBARA AND SULAMBARA .................................................... 76   THE RABBI’S BOGEY-MAN ................................................................ 83   THE STORY OF THE BOY AND THE OLD WOMAN, AND HOWTHE WASP GOT HIS SMALL WAIST ................................................. 89   TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS ........................................ 91    Yesterday’s Books for Tomorrow’s Educations A Social Enterprise Projecthttp://www.abelapublishing.com/catalogue.html  4 INTRODUCTION The stories contained in this free eBook have been selected from thebooks that make up the series“ Folk-lore, Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends from Around the World ”Fifteen stories have been selected from the books in the series. Soyou will find stories from ancient Celtic England, Wales, Ireland andScotland. As well as Roma and Gypsy stories which have travelledacross Europe from the Black Sea region. There are also stories fromthe Zulus and Bushmen of South Africa, to the Orient, the SilkRoute, the Vikings, the Red Indians of North America and beyond.The books in the series are rare and out of print books and havebeen republished as part of a Social Enterprise project where themain aim is to give a large portion of the profits to charity. In fact33% of the profit from each book sold is donated to charities thatspecialise in educational scholarships for the underprivileged; andthe beneficiaries of these scholarships are spread around the globe.While this is a free book, it is but a sampler of the rich and diversetapestry of tales and folk-lore contained in the volumes published todate. We encourage you to visit our webpage atwww.AbelaPublishing.com/catalogue.html We also encourage you to pass this free eBook on to anyone andeveryone you know, especially those with young children.  John Halsted  Abela Publishing
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