Myths and Legends: New Longman Literature : 9780582429437

Myths and Legends: New Longman Literature

Murray Francis
 
Edition
 
1
ISBN
 
9780582429437
ISBN 10
 
0582429439
Published
 
01/12/2002
Published by
 
Pearson United Kingdom
Pages
 
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$27.29
 
 
 
Description

A selection of stories to support the teaching of English literary heritage and the influence, appeal and characteristics of myths and legends. The text also encourages pupils to read a wide range of styles and genres.

Stories include Persephone in Hell, Garfield and Blishen; The Fight with Grendel, Serraillier; The Princess in the Suit of Leather, Carter; The Invisible One, Leland; What are Friends For?, Dandapa; the Wicked King and His God Son, Jaffery; Whose Footprints?, McGaughrean; Deer Hunter and White Corn Maiden, Long; John Barlecorn, Burns; How Coyote Stole Fire, Sherwood, Haurland; Under Ben Bulben, Paul’ Poor Man’s Reward, Gratti; Balder, Sherwood; The Death of Gelert, Francis; Anansi and the Mid of god, McGaughrean; Pandora’s Box Horowitz; Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Morpurgo; What Icarus Saw, Francis.