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  • Published: 24 August 2011
  • ISBN: 9780141332598
  • Imprint: Puffin Modern Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $14.99

Tales of Ancient Egypt




Rediscover Puffin Classics - bringing the best-loved stories to a new generation.

These stories include the great myths - of Amen-Ra, who created all the creatures in the world; of Isis, seaching the waters for her dead husband Osiris; of the Bennu Bird and the Book of Thoth. But there are also tales told for pleasure about magic, treasure and adventure - even the first ever Cinderella story.

  • Published: 24 August 2011
  • ISBN: 9780141332598
  • Imprint: Puffin Modern Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $14.99

About the author

Roger Lancelyn Green

Roger Lancelyn Green was born in 1918 in Norwich. He went to Merton College, Oxford, where he became especially interested in the Authurian legends and the history of the myth in literature and has written prolifically on children's books and writers. His publications include: King Arthur And His Knights, The Adventures Of Robin Hood, Tales Of The Greek Heroes and The Tale Of Troy.

Mr Green lived in Cheshire, in a manor which his ancestors owned for over 900 years. He died in October 1987.

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