Summary: Erdoes and Ortiz "have edited, translated and transcribed oral stories, classic accounts, and tales from 19th century sources.The book is divided into ten parts that arrange the tales of various tribes by theme, i.e., creation stories, trickster tales and tales of ghosts and the spirit world.There are introductory annotations to individual tales, and a note at the end of each tale giving its origin.Each section has a two or three page introduction.The book h
as . . . an appendix listing tribes in alphabetical order with a short description of each tribe." (Voice Youth Advocates) Bibliography. Index of tales. Gathering 160 tales from 80 tribal groups to offer a rich and lively panorama of the Native American mythic heritage. 100 drawings.
Summary: Erdoes and Ortiz "have edited, translated and transcribed oral stories, classic accounts, and tales from 19th century sources.The book is divided into ten parts that arrange the tales of various tribes by theme, i.e., creation stories, trickster tales and tales of ghosts and the spirit world.There are introductory annotations to individual tales, and a note at the end of each tale giving its origin.Each section has a two or three page introduction.The book has . . . an appendix listing tribes in alphabetical order with a short description of each tribe." (Voice Youth Advocates) Bibliography. Index of tales. Gathering 160 tales from 80 tribal groups to offer a rich and lively panorama of the Native American mythic heritage. 100 drawings. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:84 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Pantheon Books Published: 08/28/1985 International: No
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Palmer_Bale CT Waterbury, CT
New York, New York, U.S.A. 1985 Paperback Very Good. No Jacket 12mo. Trade paperback; spine uncreased; slight rubbing wear to edges of cover; internally clean and sound.
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Big Al's Books Lakeland, FL
1985 Trade paperback Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 544 p. Pantheon Fairy Tale & Folklore Library (Paperback). Audience: General/trade. non-smoker gently u...show moresed glossy softcover book, some shelfwear, edge spotting, dings, very clean, unmarked text/book HR1809T414 ...show less
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The Pickin Parlor Park Rapids, MN
Trade paperback Reprint. Very good in very good dust jacket. Clean copy-light shelf wear-clean text. 527 p. Gathering 160 tales from 80 tribal groups to offer a rich and lively panarama of the Nativ...show moree American mythic heritage. 100 illustrations. ...show less
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McLaren Books TX Houston, TX
N.Y. 1985 Paperback Very Good Plus 9" x 6" xv, 527pp, 180 tales from 80 tribal groups. Bibliography, index. Gift inscription, tiny nick in front cover.
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ridge ave books IL Evanston, IL
New York, New York, U.S.A. 1985 Soft Cover Very Good A very good copy of this important reference work; some minor wear to edges and no previous owner's marks.
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The Book Guardian MO Raymore, MO
New York, NY 1984 Soft cover Very Good Book 528 pgs. Paperback copy has a faded spine and a slightly creased front corner. Clean with no writing or marks.
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The BookShop FL Fort Myers, FL
1984 large sofcover Near fine condition, wraps 6X9.
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arcfoundationthriftstore Ventura, CA
0394740181 Your purchase benefits those with developmental disabilities to live a better quality of life.
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Vashon Island Books WA Vashon, WA
New York, New York, U.S.A. 1985 Trade Paperback First Paperback Edition Very Good 8vo-over 7?"-9?" tall 0394740181 Has Small Pub. Remainder Mark Has Small Pub. Remainder Mark.
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