Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The World's Great Stories” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
The World's Great Stories
Louis Untermeyer
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The World's Great Stories

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating details ·  4 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Paperback, 256 pages
Published September 15th 1986 by M. Evans and Company (first published 1986)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The World's Great Stories, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The World's Great Stories

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-12)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Sierra Rush
Sep 11, 2011 rated it it was amazing
The book is really interesting. So many legends from around the world. From the romans to England, they have many tales from the most known, like William Tell, to the least, like the Two Painters. These short stories will enchant anyone who reads them.
rated it really liked it
Aug 29, 2016
rated it it was ok
Jan 31, 2015
Nadia Mohammed
rated it it was amazing
Mar 09, 2014
marked it as to-read
Oct 13, 2011
marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2013
marked it as to-read
Apr 20, 2013
Elisa Rice
marked it as to-read
Oct 22, 2016
marked it as to-read
Feb 16, 2017
Mark Mendoza
marked it as to-read
Jul 23, 2017
Matheus Noronha
marked it as to-read
Sep 09, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Louis Untermeyer was the author, editor or compiler, and translator of more than one hundred books for readers of all ages. He will be best remembered as the prolific anthologist whose collections have introduced students to contemporary American poetry since 1919. The son of an established New York jeweler, Untermeyer's interest in poetry led to friendships with poets from three generations, incl ...more
More about Louis Untermeyer...

Share This Book