There once was a trapper who roamed the wilds of Labrador on a sleigh pulled by eight pure white Huskies. He was a tall man, dressed in layer upon layer of animal skins, who drove his team with a terrible ferocity across the frozen tundra...
Ulysses and his crew sail to the country where the cyclops dwell. And that was only the start of their difficulties.
After losing a battle to the Danes, King Alfred the Great found himself wandering the countryside in search of a meal and some rest.
A world-weary monk pauses for a moment to listen to a beautiful bird sing, but when he walks on, he finds that a hundred years have passed.
A poor man visits the devil and trades a slab of bacon for a magic hand-mill that can grind anything.
Guda's beloved goes missing after a civil war and she refuses to believe he is dead.
A haughty lady rejects the commissioned cargo brought to her by a captain and pays a terrible price.
When Robin Hood learns that Allan-A-Dale's bride has been promised to an old man, he steps in to stop the wedding.
When King Maximilian drops his book, he asks a boy tending a flock of geese to find it. But who will keep the geese in order until he returns?
A battle-weary Robert the Bruce takes heart by watching a patient and persistent spider.
To help a noble suitor win his bride, the King of the Gnomes offers to build a road for him in one night.
One memorable night, Rip Van Winkle plays a game of nine pins in the Catskill Mountains with the ghosts of Henry Hudson and his crew and sleeps for 20 years.
A noblewoman is given in marriage to a ghost, who spirits her away to the chagrin of her family.
Schoolmaster Ichabod Crane wooes the lovely Katerina Van Tassel and encounters the Headless Horseman.
Six blind men meet an elephant for the first time and try to discover what the animal is like by touching it.
Legendary Swiss hero William Tell is forced by a tyrant to shoot an apple off the top of his son's head.