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Coyote places the stars

Author: Harriet Peck Taylor
Publisher: New York : Bradbury Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Coyote arranges the stars in the shapes of his animal friends. In this Wasco Indian legend, Coyote's curiosity sends him skyward to learn the secrets of the heavens. When he discovers a way to move the stars, he forms likenesses of his animal friends in constellations so that they will be remembered for generations to come. The readable tale features vibrantly colored illustrations created with dye on fabric.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Legends
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harriet Peck Taylor
ISBN: 0027888452 9780027888454
OCLC Number: 27725832
Target Audience: 780
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: retold and illustrated by Harriet Peck Taylor.

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Coyote arranges the stars in the shapes of his animal friends. In this Wasco Indian legend, Coyote's curiosity sends him skyward to learn the secrets of the heavens. When he discovers a way to move the stars, he forms likenesses of his animal friends in constellations so that they will be remembered for generations to come. The readable tale features vibrantly colored illustrations created with dye on fabric.

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