Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; ... of the 21st century is not the All Hallows' Eve of the Middle Ages, and even gives rise to its own set of urban legends independent of the historical celebration.
The aliens in these legends are not men from outer space but the underground folk: fairies, ... Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (translated by Richard F. Burton).
Baku, Eater of Dreams (Japan, F. Hadland Davis). ... Legends about a horse-like water spirit. ... Folktales of type 981 and other legends about geronticide.
Discover the stories and traditions of cultures across the globe as you read myths from the world regions listed here. ... Myths, Folktales and Fairy Tales home
Welcome to the Myths, Folktales and Fairy Tales Internet project. We've compiled contributions from many authors to create this rich resource for learning about ...
Generalizations made f. Central Polynesia will ... origins of myths and folktales over the world must be extremely diverse, so that it not safe to posit any single ...
Dec 12, 2014 ... Retellings of American folktales and legends, Native American myths, ... F. Fatal Glass Eye What's worse than a glass eye? How about one with ...
In this lesson, learn about fables, folktales, myths and legends, stories that entertain and serve instructive or educational purposes. Discover...
Folktales (or folk tales) -- including fairy tales, tall tales, trickster tales, and legends -- retold by award-winning author Aaron Shepard.