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The adventures of Spider; West African folk tales,

Author: Joyce Cooper Arkhurst; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Presents six tales about Spider, including those which explain how he got a thin waist and a bald head and why he lives in ceilings and dark corners.
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Genre/Form: Legends
Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Arkhurst, Joyce Cooper.
Adventures of Spider.
Boston, Little, Brown [1964]
(OCoLC)575241140
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Cooper Arkhurst; Jerry Pinkney
OCLC Number: 1309579
Description: 58 pages illustrations (some color) 24 cm
Contents: How spider got a thin waist --
Why spider lives in ceilings --
How spider got a bald head --
How spider helped a fisherman --
Why spiders live in dark corners --
How the world got wisdom.
Responsibility: retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.

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Presents six tales about Spider, including those which explain how he got a thin waist and a bald head and why he lives in ceilings and dark corners.

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