Myths and Legends Around the World - Collection 08

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

This collection is dedicated to recordings of short mythical or legendary works which are in the Public Domain. The stories tell of legends, heroes, myths, and ancient lore from many different cultures. (Summary by Lynette Caulkins) (1 hr 50 min)


The Sunken City - Germanic 8:43 Read by Tarik Alyahya
The Meeting of the Star Lovers - Japanese 6:14 Read by Colleen McMahon
Plants of Water Nymphs and Fays - Many Cultures 4:34 Read by Kayty Harrelson
Ivan Tsarevich, The Fire-Bird, and the Gray Wolf - Russian 29:01 Read by Gene Pease
The Barn Elves - English 2:10 Read by ConnorE53
Beth Gellert - Celtic 3:29 Read by ConnorE53
Dinewan the Emu, and Goomblegubbon the Bustard - Australian 8:21 Read by Lloyd Knight
Hyacinthus - Greek 8:10 Read by JamesOinam
How the Sun Goddess Was Enticed Out of Her Cave - Japanese 5:32 Read by TallyTiger
Olaf's Farm - Viking 13:48 Read by Hopeforce1
Echo and Narcissus - Greek 10:39 Read by Julie Johnson
The Woman, The Man, and The Nāt - Burmese 9:37 Read by Aye Chan May