Table of contents for Leaves from the garden of Eden : one hundred classic Jewish tales / selected and retold By Howard Schwartz.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
1. INTRODUCTION 
	I. Summoning the Patriarchs 
	II. Four Types of Jewish Tales
	III. The Jewish Mythical Imagination 
	IV. What Makes a Jewish Folktale Jewish?
	V. The Stories of Reb Nachman
2. Stories
I FAIRY TALES 
An Apple from the Tree of Life 
Elijah¿s Violin 
The Witches of Ashkelon 
The Bird of Happiness
The Golden Mountain 
The Princess in the Tower 
King Solomon and Ashmodai
The Beggar King 
The Wonder Child
The Princess and the Slave
The Golden Tree 
The Mute Princess	
The Enchanted Journey	
The Magic Mirror of Rabbi Adam	
The King¿s Dream	
The Exiled Princess	
The Wonderful Healing Leaves
The City of Luz		
The Boy Israel and the Witch	
The Lost Princess	
The Prince and the Slave
The Prince Who Was Made of Precious Gems	
The Water Palace	
The Pirate Princess	
A Garment for the Moon
II FOLKTALES 
Leaves from the Garden of Eden
A Palace of Bird Beaks
The Maiden in the Tree
The Sabbath Lion
Katanya
The Wooden Sword
The Water Witch
Drawing the Wind
A Flock of Angels
Milk and Honey
The Goat Whose Horns Reached to Heaven
The Golden Bird
The Twelve Golden Calves
The Sword of Moses
The Groom Who Was Destined to Die on His Wedding Day 
The Three Tasks of Elijah
The Staff of Elijah 
Miriam¿s Tambourine
The Cave of King David
The Magic Wine Cup
The Hair in the Milk
The Cave of Mattathias
The Prince Who Thought He was a Rooster
The Treasure
The Souls of Trees
III SUPERNATURAL TALES 
The Finger
The Queen of Sheba 
The Bride of Demons 
Helen of Troy
The Homunculus of Maimonides 
The Beast 
The Haunted Violin 	
The Knife 
The Charm in the Dress 
Lilith¿s Cave	
The Cellar
The Dead Fiancée		 
The Demon Princess
The Speaking Head		 
The Other Side	
Yona and the River Demon
The Dybbuk in the Well
The Golem
The Werewolf	
A Combat in Magic	
The Perfect Saint	
The Bridegroom who Vanished	
The Lost Melody
The Demon of the Waters	
The Underwater Palace	
IV MYSTICAL TALES 
The Cottage of Candles
The Cave of Shimon bar Yohai
A Kiss from the Master
The Angel of Forgetfulness
A Vision at the Wailing Wall
Gathering Sparks
The Tzaddik of the Forest
The Angel of the Mishnah
Gabriel¿s Palace
Rabbi Naftali¿s Trance
The Spirit of Hagigah
The Ladder of Prayers
The Tree of Life
The Enchanted Island
Lighting a Fire
The Tefillin of the Or Hayim
The Angel of Friendship
The Underground Forest
Reb Nachman¿s Chair
The Soul of the Ari
The Blind Angel
A New Soul
The Tale of the Kugel
The Ocean of Tears
The Dream Assembly
3. SOURCES AND COMMENTARIES 
APPENDICES
	A Note on the Sources
	Appendix A¿Sources of the Stories 
	Appendix B¿Story Cycles
	Appendix C¿Countries of Origin
	Appendix D¿Specialized Tale Types
GLOSSARY
BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ORIGINAL SOURCES
SELECTED ENGLISH BIBLIOGRAPHY
GENERAL INDEX

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Jews -- Folklore.
Fairy tales.
Legends, Jewish.