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African Folk Tales

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Publisher Comments:

Entertaining collection of 18 stories handed down from generation to generation among African tribal cultures. Includes "The Magic Crocodile," a whimsical tale of a reptile with strange powers, and "The Hare and the Crownbird," the story of a feathered friend's reward for its acts of kindness. Features 19 lively illustrations.

Synopsis:

Entertaining stories handed down from generation to generation among tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 19 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Entertaining stories from tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 10 illus.

Synopsis:

Entertaining stories handed down from generation to generation among tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 19 illustrations.

Table of Contents

The Tortoise and the Leopard

The Story of a Farmer and Four Hyenas

The Greedy but Cunning Tortoise

A She-goat and her Children

The Boy in the Drum

Adamu's Mountain

The Man with Seven Dogs

The Story of Muhammadu

"A Hunter, when the World began"

"Koba, the Hunter who stopped Hunting"

A Rich Man and his Goat

The Story of Mullum the Soldier

A Good Fortune in Camels

The Fisherman and the Ring

The Magic Crocodile

The Contest between Fire and Rain

The Hare and the Crownbird

The Medicine for Getting a Son

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486405537
Editor:
Vernon-Jackson, Hugh
Author:
Green, Yuko
Editor:
Vernon-Jackson, Hugh
Author:
Hu
Author:
Children's Dover Thrift
Author:
Vernon-Jackson, Hugh O.
Author:
gh Vernon-Jackson
Author:
Vernon-Jackson, Hugh
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - African
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Folklore -- Africa, West.
Subject:
Tales -- Africa, West.
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Animals - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Thrift Classics
Series Volume:
98-8
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.13 lb
Age Level:
09-12

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Entertaining stories handed down from generation to generation among tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 19 illustrations.

"Synopsis" by , Entertaining stories from tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 10 illus.

"Synopsis" by , Entertaining stories handed down from generation to generation among tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 19 illustrations.
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