Mythology Folk Tales

Download E-books Roll Away Saloon: Cowboy Tales of the Arizona Strip (The Western Experience Series) PDF

By Rowland W. Rider

Along with his lively stories of Zane gray, Butch Cassidy, and the Robbers Roost gang, Rider creates an attractive and plausible photograph of the thrill and hardships of cowboy existence.

Show description

Read or Download Roll Away Saloon: Cowboy Tales of the Arizona Strip (The Western Experience Series) PDF

Similar Mythology Folk Tales books

The Arabian Nights: Tales of 1,001 Nights: Volume 1 (Penguin Classics)

Each evening for 3 years the vengeful King Shahriyar sleeps with a distinct virgin, executing her the subsequent morning. to finish this brutal development and to save lots of her personal existence, the vizier's daughter, Shahrazad, starts to inform the king tales of experience, love, riches and beauty - stories of mystical lands peopled with princes and hunchbacks, the Angel of demise and magical spirits, stories of the voyages of Sindbad, of Ali Baba outwitting a band of 40 thieves and of jinnis trapped in jewelry and in lamps.

A Dictionary of Superstitions

Is it reliable or undesirable good fortune to say a pig to a fisherman? What does it portend if you holiday a double-yolked egg? what percentage frogs do you want to treatment whooping cough? starting from the frequent to the weird, and together with every little thing from spells and omens to rituals and taboos, this delightfully informative dictionary covers a wide range of well known superstitions, bearing on nearly each element of human tradition.

Theseus and Athens

Theseus is well known because the maximum of Athenian heroes. This paintings explores what he intended to the Athenians on the top in their city-state within the 5th century B. C. Assembling fabric that has been scattered in scholarly works, Henry Walker examines the proof for the improvement of the parable and cult of Theseus within the archaic age.

Additional resources for Roll Away Saloon: Cowboy Tales of the Arizona Strip (The Western Experience Series)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.17 of 5 – based on 24 votes