The Resource A wonder-book and Tanglewood tales, (electronic resource)

A wonder-book and Tanglewood tales, (electronic resource)

Label
A wonder-book and Tanglewood tales
Title
A wonder-book and Tanglewood tales
Statement of responsibility
by Nathaniel Hawthorne ; with pictures by Maxfield Parrish
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of 19th-century America's greatest authors recounts timeless tales from Greek mythology in this delightful partner to A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys. Nathaniel Hawthorne's evocative interpretations of traditional stories about heroes, sorceresses, kings, and other legendary characters provide young readers and listeners with a spellbinding introduction to classic myths. The adventures begin with "The Minotaur," the tale of an Athenian prince's conquest of a monstrous half-man, half-bull. Other stories include "The Pygmies," concerning a friendly giant and his small-minded neighbors; "The Dragon's Teeth," recounting the birth of a team of warriors and the founding of a city; "Circe's Palace," in which an enchantress matches wits with the trickster Ulysses; "The Pomegranate Seeds," a tale of the underworld; and "The Golden Fleece," the story of an aspiring king and his quest for the shining symbol that will win a throne
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Member of
Summary
Nathaniel Hawthorne masterfully grabs the imagination of children with these timeless tales of adventure based on the incomparable Greek mythological heroes' escapades
Storyline
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091016
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1804-1864
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Dewey number
292
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1260
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1970
  • 1804-1864
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tenggren, Gustaf
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Riverside bookshelf
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  • Mythology, Classical
  • Mythology, Classical
  • Children's stories
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
for boys and girls
Label
A wonder-book and Tanglewood tales, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11884991
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11884991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11884991
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11884991
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A wonder-book and Tanglewood tales, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11884991
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11884991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11884991
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11884991
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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