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The Resource Black folktales, Julius Lester ; illustrated by Tom Feelings ; with an introduction by the author

Black folktales, Julius Lester ; illustrated by Tom Feelings ; with an introduction by the author

Label
Black folktales
Title
Black folktales
Statement of responsibility
Julius Lester ; illustrated by Tom Feelings ; with an introduction by the author
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author interprets twelve traditional stories and legends of the Black culture
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093793
Cataloging source
GZD
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Lester, Julius
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR111.A47
LC item number
L48 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Feelings, Tom
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True
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  • African Americans
  • Tales
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black folktales, Julius Lester ; illustrated by Tom Feelings ; with an introduction by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
How God made the butterflies -- Why apes look like people -- Why men have to work -- How the snake got his rattles -- The girl with the large eyes -- The son of Kim-ana-u-eze and the daughter of the sun and the moon -- Jack and the devil's daughter -- High John the Conqueror -- Stagolee -- The old man who wouldn't take advice -- People who could fly -- Keep on stepping
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 110 p.
Isbn
9780802132420
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802132420
  • (OCoLC)52938736
Label
Black folktales, Julius Lester ; illustrated by Tom Feelings ; with an introduction by the author
Publication
Contents
How God made the butterflies -- Why apes look like people -- Why men have to work -- How the snake got his rattles -- The girl with the large eyes -- The son of Kim-ana-u-eze and the daughter of the sun and the moon -- Jack and the devil's daughter -- High John the Conqueror -- Stagolee -- The old man who wouldn't take advice -- People who could fly -- Keep on stepping
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 110 p.
Isbn
9780802132420
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802132420
  • (OCoLC)52938736

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