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20 Results
Saint Patrick and the peddler —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1993
3 available of 4 items

When a poor Irish peddler follows the instructions given to him by Saint Patrick in a dream, his life is greatly changed. Includes background on Saint Patrick and on the origin of the story.

The true tale of Johnny Appleseed —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1997
1 available of 1 items

Relates the story of the man who traveled west planting apple seeds to make the country a better place to live.

Merlin and the making of the king —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
2004
6 available of 6 items

A retelling of four Arthurian legends, "The Sword in the Stone," "Excalibur," "The Lady of the Lake," and "The Last Great Battle," which feature Merlin, King Arthur, and other familiar figures.

Molly Limbo —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1996
2 available of 2 items

When a miserly man buys a supposedly haunted cottage, he discovers that the resident ghost, a pirate's wife, has a sense of fair play.

The boy who drew cats —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
2002
2 available of 2 items

A young boy's obsession with drawing cats changes his life.

Comus —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1996
1 available of 1 items

When Alice and her two younger brothers become lost in the woods, the children separate, and Alice is captured by an evil magician named Comus.

Of swords and sorcerers : the adventures of King Arthur and his knights —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1993
4 available of 4 items

Nine episodes in the Arthurian cycle, from the placing of the boy Arthur in Merlin's care to Arthur's departure for Avalon.

Hauntings : ghosts and ghouls from around the world
Book
1991
3 available of 3 items

A collection of folk tales from around the world featuring ghosts, witches, and monsters.

Hidden in sand —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1994
1 available of 1 items

A boy's keen eyes and persistent nature save a caravan in need of water while crossing a desert.

The legend of Saint Christopher : from the Golden legend Englished by William Caxton, 1483 —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
2002
1 available of 1 items

Relates the story of Offero, whose service to Jesus brought him the name of Christopher the Christ-bearer and caused him to be called the patron saint of travelers.

Dick Whittington and his cat —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
2006
2 available of 2 items

Retells the legend of the poor boy in medieval England who trades his beloved cat for a fortune in gold and jewels and eventually becomes Lord Mayor of London.

Moses —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
2007
2 available of 3 items

Retells the story of Moses, from his birth and trip in a boat of bulrushes to his bringing of the Ten Commandments down from Mount Sinai.

Up the chimney —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1998
1 available of 1 items

A retelling of an English folktale in which two sisters who go out to seek their fortune receive very different treatment.

The wee Christmas cabin —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
2005
1 available of 1 items

The little humpbacked horse : a Russian tale —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1980
1 available of 1 items

A young peasant, with the help of his faithful and magical horse, captures a firebird, marries the woman he loves, and becomes Tsar of Russia.

The Gorgon's head : a myth from the isles of Greece —Hodges, Margaret.
Book
1972
3 available of 3 items

Perseus, son of Zeus, cuts off the head of Medusa and rescues the princess Andromeda.

The hero of Bremen —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Book
1993
1 available of 1 items

Retells the German legend in which a shoemaker who cannot walk helps the town of Bremen, aided by the spirit of the great hero Roland.

Merlin and the making of the king —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2005

In these three Arthurian legends, Merlin the magician watches over Arthur as he rises to become king of all England. But there are many threats to Arthur in Camelot. The evil witch Morgan le Fay, the traitor Mordred, and...

Merlin and the making of the king —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2005

In these three Arthurian legends, Merlin the magician watches over Arthur as he rises to become king of all England. But there are many threats to Arthur in Camelot. The evil witch Morgan le Fay, the traitor Mordred, and...

Saint George and the dragon a golden legend —Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2009

A dramatic retelling of the classic tale recounts the battle between brave Saint George, the Red Cross Knight, and the deadly dragon that has terrorized the countryside for years. Grades 2-4. 1984.

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