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North American Indian Tales (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

Charming collection of seven authentic Indian tales told by Iagoo the storyteller. Includes "The Little Boy and Girl in the Clouds," "The Child of the Evening Star," "The Boy Who Snared the Sun," "How the Summer Came," "Grasshopper," and three others. 29 new illustrations.

Synopsis:

Adapted from legends collected by noted ethnologist Henry R. Schoolcraft in the Lake Superior region in 1839, this charming collection of seven stories will delight youngsters and lovers of Native American myth and legend.

Table of Contents

1. "lagoo, the Story-Teller"

2. Shin-ge-bis Fools the North Wind

3. The Little Boy and girl in the Clouds

4. The Child of the Evening Star

5. The Boy Who Snared the Sun

6. How the Summer Came

7. Grasshopper

8. "Mish-o-sha, the Magician"

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486296562
ill.:
Green, John
Author:
Green, John
Author:
Larned, W. T.
Author:
Children's Dover Thrift
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y. :
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Native American
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Fairy tales -- North America.
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Folklore.
Subject:
Children s Folk Tales-North American
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Thrift Classics
Series Volume:
104-494
Publication Date:
19970731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.18 lb
Age Level:
13-UP

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"Synopsis" by , Adapted from legends collected by noted ethnologist Henry R. Schoolcraft in the Lake Superior region in 1839, this charming collection of seven stories will delight youngsters and lovers of Native American myth and legend.
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