The Junior Classics Volume 2: Folk Tales & Myths

VARIOUS ( - ) and William PATTEN (1868 - 1936)

Compilation of tales designed and arranged for young people. This volume covers tales from the North, the Rhine, Greece and Rome, tales from the Hudson River, and animal stories. - Summary by DrPGould

Genre(s): Culture & Heritage, Nature & Animal Fiction, Sagas

Language: English

Group: The Junior Classics

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Note DrPGould
00:01:47
Play 01 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas, Part 1, The Northmen's Story of How all Things Began Foon
00:14:34
Play 02 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas, Part 2 How the Queen of the Sky Gave Gifts to Men Foon
00:06:39
Play 03 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas, Part 3 The Dwarfs and the Fairies Foon
00:08:59
Play 04 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas Part 4, How Thor Went to Jotunheim Foon
00:24:12
Play 05 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas, Part 5, How Thor's Hammer was Lost and Found Foon
00:19:22
Play 06 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas, Part 6, Iduna's Apples of Youth Foon
00:34:20
Play 07 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas, Part 7 How the Fenris Wold was Chained Foon
00:12:37
Play 08 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas, Part 8 The Story of Balder the Beautiful Foon
00:16:49
Play 09 Chapter 1, Stories from the Northern Sagas Part 9 The Wonderful Quern Stones Foon
00:12:56
Play 10 Chapter 2 The Story of Brunhilda and Siegfried, Part 1 Brunhilda and the Magic Sword HarmonicPearl
00:12:40
Play 11 Chapter 2 The Story of Brunhilda and Siegfried, Part 2 Brunhilda's Sleep Guarded by Loki's Fiery Arm HarmonicPearl
00:12:21
Play 12 Chapter 2 The Story of Brunhilda and Siegfried, Part 3 How Siegfried Killed the Dragon HarmonicPearl
00:27:14
Play 13 Chapter 2 The Story of Brunhilda and Siegfried, Part 4 How Siegfried Finds Brunhilda HarmonicPearl
00:11:51
Play 14 Chapter 3 The Story of Lohengrin Part 1 The Plot Against the Beautiful Elsa of Brabant mparker
00:11:31
Play 15 Chapter 3 The Story of Lohengrin Part 2 The Knights of the Holy Grail mparker
00:04:51
Play 16 Chapter 3 The Story of Lohengrin Part 3 Lohengrin the Champion of Elsa of Brabant mparker
00:13:52
Play 17 Chapter 3 The Story of Lohengrin Part 4 Ortruda Plots for Revenge mparker
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Play 18 Chapter 3 The Story of Lohengrin Part 5 the Departure of Lohengrin mparker
00:14:00
Play 19 Chapter 3 The Story of Lohengrin Part 6 the Wooing of the Daughter of the King of Ireland mparker
00:15:28
Play 20 Chapter 4 Three Tales of the Rhine Part 1 The Lady of Kynast Foon
00:04:56
Play 21 Chapter 4 Three Tales of the Rhine Part 2 The Guardian Angel Foon
00:04:02
Play 22 Chapter 4 Three Tales of the Rhine Part 3 The Giant Who Laughed at a Dwarf Foon
00:02:23
Play 23 Chapter 5 The Legend of St. Christopher AnnaLisa Bodtker
00:15:50
Play 24 Chapter 6 Prince Ivan and the Gray Wolf Michael Robinson
00:27:51
Play 25 Chapter 7 King Robert of Sicily pmstrahm
00:17:40
Play 26 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 1 The Riddle of the Sphinx Eva Staes
00:42:19
Play 27 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 2 The Gift of Athene pmstrahm
00:07:54
Play 28 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 3 Daphne, Child of the Morning pmstrahm
00:04:10
Play 29 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 4 The Vengeance of Apollo pmstrahm
00:11:57
Play 30 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 5 The Story of Arion pmstrahm
00:12:56
Play 31 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 6 The Battle of the Frogs and the Mice pmstrahm
00:11:30
Play 32 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 7 Orpheus the Sweet Singer Eva Staes
00:07:53
Play 33 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 8 Niobe, a Victim of Latona's Jealousy Mayah
00:09:53
Play 34 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 9 The Sad Story of Pyramus and Thisbe Mayah
00:08:04
Play 35 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 10 The Twelve Labors of Hercules Eva Staes
00:10:08
Play 36 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 11 Hercules's Search for the Apples of Hesperides Eva Staes
00:43:15
Play 37 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 12 The Story of Cupid and Psyche Eva Staes
00:22:02
Play 38 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 13 How Phaeton Drove the Sun ceekay
00:15:41
Play 39 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 14 Baucis and Philemon Changed into Two Trees ceekay
00:06:25
Play 40 Chapter 8 Myths of Greece and Rome Part 15 The Paradise of Children Michael Robinson
00:33:18
Play 41 Chapter 9 Tales of the Hudson Part 1 Rip Van Winkle Larry Wilson
00:37:59
Play 42 Chapter 9 Two Tales of the Hudson Part 2 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Larry Wilson
00:42:56
Play 43 Chapter 9 Two Tales of the Hudson Part 2 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (continued) Larry Wilson
00:29:28
Play 44 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 1 the Hare who thought the World had come to an End Nemo
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Play 45 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 2 the Watering of the Saplings Nemo
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Play 46 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 3 The Old Hare and the Elephants Nemo
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Play 47 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 4 The Elephant has a Bet with the Tiger Nemo
00:10:40
Play 48 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 5 How the Tortoise Out-Ran the Deer Nemo
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Play 49 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 6 Which was the Stronger, the Tortoise, The Tapir, or the Whale? Nemo
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Play 50 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 7 How the Turtle Got his Shell Nemo
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Play 51 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 8 The Legend of Rata Nemo
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Play 52 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 9 Why the Hippopotamus Lives in the Water Nemo
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Play 53 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 10 Why the Elephant has small Eyes Nemo
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Play 54 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 11 The Boy who set a Snare for the Sun Ali Medved
00:11:18
Play 55 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 12 The Bird Lover pmstrahm
00:21:40
Play 56 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 13 Wunzh, the Father of Indian Corn ceekay
00:12:25
Play 57 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 14 When Brer Wolf have his Corn Shucking Jyothi
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Play 58 Chapter 10 Some Animal Myths of Various Lands Part 15 Brer Rabbit's Cool Air Swing Michael Robinson
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Play 59 Chapter 11 Three Stories of the Seasons Part 1 The Four Seasons Tatry1763
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Play 60 Chapter 11 Three Stories of the Seasons Part 2 The Three Lemons rona890
00:20:04
Play 61 Chapter 11 Three Stories of the Seasons Part 3 The Winter-Spirit and His Visitor Ali Medved
00:05:51