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The Resource African American folktales : stories from Black traditions in the New World, selected and edited by Roger D. Abrahams

African American folktales : stories from Black traditions in the New World, selected and edited by Roger D. Abrahams

Label
African American folktales : stories from Black traditions in the New World
Title
African American folktales
Title remainder
stories from Black traditions in the New World
Statement of responsibility
selected and edited by Roger D. Abrahams
Title variation
African American folk tales
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
y6eIAfjLrLU
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Afro-American folktales
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Abrahams, Roger D
Series statement
Pantheon fairy tale & folklore library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Tales
  • Blacks
  • Tales
Label
African American folktales : stories from Black traditions in the New World, selected and edited by Roger D. Abrahams
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Afro-American folktales. c1985
  • "Sources, annotations, and index of tales": p. 307-320
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-324)
Contents
Getting things started: how the world got put together that way -- Minding someone else's business and sometimes making it your own -- Getting a comeuppance: how (and how not) to act stories -- How clever can you get? tales of trickery and its consequences -- The strong ones and the clever: contests and confrontations -- Getting around the old master (most of the time) -- In the end, nonsense
Control code
ocm39981478
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 327 p.
Isbn
9780375705397
Lccn
98042200
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-0261
Label
African American folktales : stories from Black traditions in the New World, selected and edited by Roger D. Abrahams
Link
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Afro-American folktales. c1985
  • "Sources, annotations, and index of tales": p. 307-320
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-324)
Contents
Getting things started: how the world got put together that way -- Minding someone else's business and sometimes making it your own -- Getting a comeuppance: how (and how not) to act stories -- How clever can you get? tales of trickery and its consequences -- The strong ones and the clever: contests and confrontations -- Getting around the old master (most of the time) -- In the end, nonsense
Control code
ocm39981478
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 327 p.
Isbn
9780375705397
Lccn
98042200
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-0261

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