Algonquin Legends of New England

Myths and Folk Lore of the Micmac, Passamaquoddy, and Penobscot Tribes

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Author: Charles Godfrey Leland (Hans Breitmann)
Language: English
Wordcount: 104,040 / 288 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 65.3
LoC Categories: BL, GR
Downloads: 4,301
mnybks.net#: 4329
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Myth
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p>How one of the Partridge's Wives became a Sheldrake Duck, and why her Feet and Feathers are red

THE INVISIBLE ONE

STORY OF THE THREE STRONG MEN

THE WEEWILLMEKQ'

How a Woman lost a Gun for Fear of the Weewillmekq'

Muggahmaht'adem, the Dance of Old Age, or the Magic of the Weewillmekq'

Another Version of the Dance of Old Age

TALES OF MAGIC.

M'teoulin, or Indian Magic

Story of the Beaver Trapper

How a Youth became a Magician

Of Old Joe, the M'teoulin

Of Governor Francis

How a Chiefs Son taught his Friend Sorcery

Tumilkoontaoo, or the Broken Wing

Fish-Hawk and Scapegrace

The Giant Magicians


LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS.

MIK UM WESS, THE INDIAN PUCK, OR ROBIN GOOD-FELLOW

GLOOSKAP KILLING HIS BROTHER, THE WOLF

GLOOSKAP LOOKING AT THE WHALE SMOKING HIS PIPE

GLOOSKAP SETTING HIS DOGS ON THE WITCHES

THE MUD-TURTLE JUMPING OVER THE WIGWAM OF HIS FATHER-IN-LAW

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