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Tyler, Priscilla

Overview
Works: 15 works in 32 publications in 1 language and 1,665 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E99.E7, 398.20899710798
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Most widely held works about Priscilla Tyler
 
Most widely held works by Priscilla Tyler
The epic of Qayaq : the longest story ever told by my people by Lela Kiana Oman( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Longest Story Ever Told by My People is a splendid presentation of an ancient northern story cycle, brought to life by Lela Kiana Oman, who has been retelling and writing the legends of the Inupiat of the Kobuk Valley, Alaska, nearly all her adult life. In the mid-1940s, she heard these tales from storytellers passing through the mining town of Candle, and translated them from Inupiaq into English. Now, after fifty years, they illuminate one of the world's most vibrant mythologies. The hero is Qayaq, and the cycle traces his wanderings by kayak and on foot along four rivers - the Selawik, the Kobuk, the Noatak and the Yukon - up along the Arctic Ocean to Barrow, over to Herschel Island in Canada, and south to a Tlingit Indian village. Along the way he battles with jealous fathers-in-law and other powerful adversaries; discovers cultural implements (the copper-headed spear and the birchbark canoe); transforms himself into animals, birds and fish, and meets animals who appear to be human. Qayaq is richly illustrated from the Priscilla Tyler and Maree Brooks Collection of Inuit Art, housed at Carleton University Art Gallery. A scholarly preface by Ann Chandonnet explains the conventions of Native Alaskan storytelling, and there is an introduction by Priscilla Tyler and Maree Brooks: art collectors, friends, and conservators of Oman's story legacy for many years
Linguistics and reading : a second symposium by Priscilla Cooper Tyler( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bell pepper trials in southeastern Arkansas, 1987 and 1988 by S. J Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliography of African English literature. (Tyler Library) by Priscilla Cooper Tyler( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language arts skills kit by Lorene B Hull( Visual )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms an integral part of the Merrill Linguistic Readers program
Inupiat paitot, the Eskimo heritage : an anthology of contemporary Eskimo writing( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters from Thomas Abthorpe Cooper to his daughter Mary Raoul by Thomas Abthorpe Cooper( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter dated January 20, 1840, from Thomas Abthorpe Cooper to his daughter Mary Raoul at Mount Meigs, Montgomery County, Ala. Personal letter. Cooper writes about money he is owed and the terribly cold weather up north that is freezing over the rivers and bays. Letter from Cooper to Raoul, at Mount Meigs, dated June 9, 1843. Personal letter in which he refers to a visit with her sister Priscilla and her family and Priscilla's role in the dedication of the monument at Bunker Hill
Letter,1844? June 4, Phila[delph]ia, to Robert Tyler [Washington, D.C.] by Priscilla Cooper Tyler( )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerns the 1844 Presidential election; mentions James Polk, John Calhoun, Andrew Jackson, and the Democratic Party. Encourages Robert to give up politics
Writers the other side of the horizon. A guide to developing literatures of the world. Edited by Priscilla Tyler by Priscilla Cooper Tyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Boiling heat transfer and dryout in restricted annular geometries by M. K Jensen( )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

World's literature written in English; presented at the Conference on Black Literature: It's value in the Curriculum by Priscilla Cooper Tyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The epic of Qayaq : the longest story ever told by my people
Alternative Names
Cooper, Elizabeth Priscilla 1816-1899

Cooper, P. E. 1816-1899

Cooper, P. E. (Elizabeth Priscilla), 1816-1899

Cooper, Priscilla

Priscilla Tyler

Priscilla Tyler Amerikaans actrice (1816-1889)

Priscilla Tyler US-amerikanische First Lady (1842–1844), Schwiegertochter des amerikanischen Präsidenten John Tyler

Priscilla Tylerová

Tyler, Priscilla

Tyler, Priscilla Cooper 1816-1889

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English (32)

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