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The Resource African folktales : traditional stories of the Black world, selected and retold by Roger D. Abrahams

African folktales : traditional stories of the Black world, selected and retold by Roger D. Abrahams

Label
African folktales : traditional stories of the Black world
Title
African folktales
Title remainder
traditional stories of the Black world
Statement of responsibility
selected and retold by Roger D. Abrahams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of 95 tales from the region south of of the Sahara Desert--stories from over 40 tribe-related myths of creation, tales of epic deeds, ghost stories and tales set in both the animal and human realms
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR350
LC item number
.A27 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Pantheon fairy tale and folklore library
Label
African folktales : traditional stories of the Black world, selected and retold by Roger D. Abrahams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tales of wonder from the great ocean of story -- Stories to discuss and even argue about -- Tales of trickster and other ridiculous creatures: tales to entertain -- Tales in praise of great doings -- Making a way through life
Control code
ocm09323636
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 354 pages
Isbn
9780394721170
Lccn
83002474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9323636
Label
African folktales : traditional stories of the Black world, selected and retold by Roger D. Abrahams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tales of wonder from the great ocean of story -- Stories to discuss and even argue about -- Tales of trickster and other ridiculous creatures: tales to entertain -- Tales in praise of great doings -- Making a way through life
Control code
ocm09323636
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 354 pages
Isbn
9780394721170
Lccn
83002474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9323636

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