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Sites with Folktale or Mythology Text

These sites contain the text of multicultural tales to explore.

Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts
Edited and/or translated by D.L. Ashliman, University of Pittsburgh
A remarkable electronic text collection organized by alphabetical topics and Aarne-Thompson folktale motifs such as: Animal Brides, Bald Stories, Changeling Legends etc.

The Moonlit Road
A well constructed multi-media site with audio and text versions of Southeastern United States Folktales.

Bullfinch's Mythology
A wide range of classical Greek and Roman mythology texts.

The Cinderella Bibliography
An awesome comprehensive look at variations on the classic tale of Cinderella compiled by Russell Peck.

Powerful Symbols
Native American animal stories with background on symbolism and spirituality.

Encyclopedia Mythica
An elaborate reference dictionary of myth, folklore and legend.

Indigenous People's Literature
An amazing site for all things Native.

The Tortoise and the Geese and Other Tales of Bilpai
A collection of ancient animal tales from India

Jataka Tales
This collection of wisdom tales from India is from More Jataka Tales, retold by Ellen C. Babbitt with illustrations by Ellwsorth Young, and published by D. Appleton-Century Company in New York and London in 1922.

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