books by Padraic Colum
 
 



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The King of Ireland's Son
Padraic Colum

Dover Publications, 1997

Noted Irish author's selection of favorite tales from the Emerald Isle, brimming with sly humor, whimsy, and imagination. "Fedelma, the Enchanter's Daughter," "When the King of the Cats Came to King Connal's Dominion," "The Town of the Red Castle," "The King of the Land of Mist," and 3 more. 9 full-page illustrations.
  
  











  



  
A Treasury of Irish Folklore: The Stories, Traditions, Legends, Humor, Wisdom, Ballads and Songs of the Irish ...
Padraic Colum

Random House Value Publishing, 1985

A Treasury of Irish Folklore: The Stories, Traditions, Legends, Humor, Wisdom, Ballads and Songs of the Irish People [Mar 13, 1985] Colum, Padraic
  
  











  



  
The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy
Padraic Colum

Aladdin, 2004

Travel back to a mythical time when Achilles, aided by the gods, waged war against the Trojans. And join Odysseus on his journey through murky waters, facing obstacles like the terrifying Scylla and whirring Charybdis, the beautiful enchantress Circe, and the land of the raging Cyclôpes. Using narrative threads from The Iliad and The Odyssey, Padraic Colum weaves a stunning adventure with all the drama and power that Homer intended.
  
  











  



  
The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales
Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm, ...

Pantheon Books: A Division of Random House, 1972

For almost two centuries, the stories of magic and myth gathered by the Brothers Grimm have been part of the way children—and adults—learn about the vagaries of the real world. Cinderella, Rapunzel, Snow-White, Hänsel and Gretel, Little Red-Cap (a.k.a. Little Red Riding Hood), and Briar-Rose (a.k.a. Sleeping Beauty) are only a few of more than 200 enchanting characters included here. Lyrically translated and beautifully illustrated, ...
  
  











  



  
The Golden Fleece: And the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles
Padraic Colum

Aladdin, 2004

Enter a world where harpies torment mortals, the Argonaut Orpheus sings, the mighty god Zeus wages war on the Titans, and Prometheus steals fire. Author Padraic Colum weaves the tales of Jason and his Argonauts with classic Greek mythology to create this captivating epic about life, war, and astounding beings who lived in a time long past.
  
  











  



  
Nordic Gods and Heroes
Padraic Colum

Dover Publications, 1996

Rich selection of age-old legends concerning the gods and goddesses who dwell in Asgard, their problems with the mischievous Loki, the exploits of Odin and Thor, the story of Sigurd, the winning of Brynhild, the twilight of the gods and more. Enhanced with over 40 atmospheric illustrations by Willy Pogany.
  
  











  



  
The Children of Odin The Book of Northern Myths, 2011

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
The King of Ireland's Son, 2012

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
The Children of Odin: The Book of Northern Myths
Padraic Colum

Aladdin, 2004

Before time as we know it began, gods and goddesses lived in the city of Asgard. Odin All Father crossed the Rainbow Bridge to walk among men in Midgard. Thor defended Asgard with his mighty hammer. Mischievous Loki was constantly getting into trouble with the other gods, and dragons and giants walked free. This collection of Norse sagas retold by author Padraic Colum gives us a sense of that magical time when the world was filled with powers ...
  
  











  



  
The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles, 2012

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles (Looking Glass Library)
Padraic Colum

Random House Books for Young Readers, 2010

Travel to ancient Greece, where gods and goddesses walk the earth and a youth named Jason must capture the famous Golden Fleece. Mythology buffs will love the classic stories of Greek heroes, from Hercules to Orpheus to Theseus. With an introduction by Rick Riordan, author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, fantasy fans will thoroughly enjoy this Newbery award winning classic.
  
  











  



  
The Children of Odin
padraic colum

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013

Beautifully illustrated by Willy Pogany, this book of Norse myths and Teutonic tales will thrill adults and children alike. Read tales of Odin, Thor, and Loki the mischievous doer of good and evil. Discover what was hidden during Ragnarök, the Twilight of the Gods, and where Asgard, the Place of the Gods, was built.
  
  











  



  
The Adventures of Odysseus and The Tales of Troy, 2011

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
Great Myths of the World (Dover Books on Anthropology and Folklore)

Dover Publications, 2005

"This treasure-chest of mythology will entertain and educate the reader for many hours." — M. G. Paregian. A treasury of tales from ancient myth and legend, this collection was assembled and recounted by a well-known and much-loved storyteller. All of the legendary heroic and tragic figures of the ancient world appear here, in myths derived from Egyptian, Babylonian, Persian, Hebrew, Hellenic, Latin, Celtic, Nordic, Mesoamerican, and other ...
  
  











  



  
The Story of the Golden Fleece (Dover Children's Classics)
Padraic Colum

Dover Publications, 2005

"Still unequaled as an introduction to the classic myths."— Publishers Weekly Generations have thrilled to the adventures of heroic Jason and the sorceress Medea, mighty Heracles, the minstrel Orpheus, and other legendary figures. In this Newbery Medal-winning classic, a renowned storyteller recounts the enduring legends surrounding the Argonauts' quest for the golden fleece. Author Padraic Colum was active in the Irish literary renaissance ...
  
  











  



  
The Children of Odin (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading): Nordic Gods and Heroes
Padraic Colum

Barnes & Noble, 2006

The Children of Odin: Nordic Gods and Heroes (1920) is a lyrical introduction to the myths and epic legends of the ancient Scandinavians. Fusing the disparate mythic accounts of his medieval sources, Irish-American poet Padraic Colum fashions a powerful tale of the divine adventures of gods and men, locked in an inexorable march of fate.  Written in a style accessible to both children and adults, Colum's work offers a haunting and evocative ...
  
  











  



  
Celtic Folklore and Fairy Tales Anthology (22 books) (Illustrated), ..., 2009

Illustrated with 10 unique illustrations. Legends and Stories of Ireland- Samuel Lover 1902 Cuchulain of Muirthemne- Lady Gregory 1902 The Destruction of Da Derga's Hostel 1909 The Cattle-Raid of Cooley 1909 Gods and Fighting Men- Lady Gregory 1904 The Celtic Twilight- W. B. Yeats 1902 Legendary Fictions of the Irish Celts by Patrick Kennedy 1891 Celtic Wonder Tales- Ella Young 1910 Beside the Fire- Douglas Hyde 1910 The King of ...
  
  











  



  
The Boy Who Knew What The Birds Said, 2011

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
Three Plays: The Fiddler's House, The Land, Thomas Muskerry, 2012

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
Homer for Children: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy
Padraic Colum

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014

This beautifully written book by the famous Irish poet should be read by, or to, every child to give them an introduction to the most important work (outside of religious books) ever composed. The story here told has inspired people of all civilizations for nearly 3,000 years. No person should be allowed reach adulthood without having experienced some aspects of Greek classical civilization and these action-packed tales of heroism, humanity, ...
  
  











  








   



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