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Tales of the North American Indians (Midland Books: No. 91)

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Publisher Comments:

"It is still, and probably will long remain, the most authentic and scholarly collection of Indian mythical tales." --Frances Lee Utley

A classic collection of Indian myths and legends; mythological, hero and trickster tales; tales of magic and enchantment; many more.

Synopsis:

This is a book of interest not only to the student of folklore, but to the general reader as well, because the tales are both interesting in themselves and indigenous to our 'native Americans.'

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-386).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780253200914
Editor:
Thompson, Stith
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Editor:
Thompson, Stith
Author:
Thompson, Stith
Location:
Bloomington, IN
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Mythology and folklore
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Subject:
American Studies; Folklore and Myth; Literature; Literature and Literary Studies; Native American
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Midland Books: No. 91
Series Volume:
147
Publication Date:
19660131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
7.87 x 5.14 x 1.08 in 1 lb

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