Myths and Legends Around the World - Collection 17

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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) (2 hr 7 min)


Freya - Norse 15:22 Read by Lee Vogler
My Lord Bag of Rice - Japanese 13:52 Read by Robert Tunick
The Tengus or the Elves with Long Noses - Japanese 7:32 Read by Robert Tunick
The Love of the Snow-White Fox - Japanese 6:33 Read by Seraphina
Mangita and Larina - Philippine 6:40 Read by Lianne Joie
Bimini and the fountain of youth - Caribbean 10:49 Read by lavishley4413
Origins of the World: First Dynasty, Uranus and Gæa - Ancient Greek 8:17 Read by Bill Havanki
Baboon-Skins - Swazi 15:31 Read by Curtis R.
The Fight with the Foxes - Chinese 8:23 Read by Luke Sieburg
Kintaro, or the Wild Baby - Japanese 4:10 Read by quartertone
How The Turkey Buzzard Got His Suit - Iroquois 4:52 Read by Rachel Sevans
Raja Rasalu - Indian 25:03 Read by MaggieRose