LEGENDS FROM RIVER AND MOUNTAIN
CARMEN SYLVA (H. M. Queen Elisabeth of Roumania) and ALMA STRETTLE

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

FRONTISPIECE

But thereupon the horse was changed into a hawk, that shot down from a giddy height, and bore her away in his talons. (From "The Cave of Jalomitza")

THE JIPI

And ere one of them could stretch out a hand she had flown like a bird over the edge of the cliff.

THE SERPENT-ISLE

So he manned a sail-boat with stout rowers, took provisions with him for several days, and set out across the sea.

Presently a little boy ran up to him and cried in pleading tones, "Take me away with thee."