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The eagle on the cactus : traditional tales from Mexico = El águila encima del nopal : cuentos tradicionales de Mexico

Author: Angel Vigil
Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, Inc., 2000.
Series: World folklore series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects legends and stories to be shared aloud, including tales of tricksters, transformation, magic and adventure, dos compadres, animals, and the world's beginning.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angel Vigil
ISBN: 1563087030 9781563087035 156308743X 9781563087431
OCLC Number: 316858924
Language Note: English and Spanish.
Description: xlvii, 223 pages, [15] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe = Our Lady of Guadalupe --
La llorona = The weeping woman --
La flor de la noche buena --
The legend of the poinsettia --
La China Poblana = La leyenda de los dos volcanes = The legend of the two volcanoes --
Los cinco soles (La creacion del mundo) : un mito Azteca = The flowing waters (the creation of the earth) : an Aztec myth --
Into the fire (the creaton of the sun and the moon) : an Aztec myth --
The trail of stars (how the Milky Way came to be) : an Aztec myth --
The broken bones (the creation of people) : an Aztec myth --
Food from the gods (how maize came to the people) : an Aztec myth = Musica de los dioses (como la musica ilego al mundo) : un mito Azteca --
El nopal : an Aztec myth = How the cactus came into the world --
The murmur of the river (how music came to the world) : a Mayan myth = El murmullo del rio (como la musica ilego al mundo) : un mito Maya --
The possum's tail (how fire came to the world) : a Mazatec myth --
The gift of the toad (why people use sticks to make fire) : a Yaqui myth --
Badger names the sun (why the badger lives underground) : a Yaqui myth --
The bridge of many colors (the first rainbow) : a Zapotec myth = El puente multicolor (el primer arco iris) : un mito Zapoteca --
Song to the three stars (why Coyote howls to the sky) : a Tarahumara myth --
The comet and the tiger (why the tiger has black spots) : a Mexica myth --
The rain of five years ( the story of the creation of the world) : a Huichol myth --
Pedro and the money tree = Pedro y el arbol de dinero --
Pedro and the pig tails --
Pedro and the magic pot = Pedro y la olla magica --
Pedro and the mule drivers --
Pedro and the giant --
Pedro and the hanging tree --
Pedro goes to heaven --
The wonderful chirrionera --
La maravillosa chirrionera --
The waterfall of wisdom --
The miracle of Mirajel --
The green bird --
The enchanted forest --
The jewels of Shining light --
Juan Oso --
Ashes for sale = Se venden cenizas --
The magic cap --
The art of lying --
The fox and the coyote = El zorro y el coyote --
The lion and the cricket = El leon y el grillo --
The mouse and the ant --
The owl and the painted bird --
La lechuza y el pajaro pintado --
The ant who learned to play the flute --
The burro and the fox.
Series Title: World folklore series.
Other Titles: Águila encima del nopal
Responsibility: retold by Angel Vigil ; translated by Francisco Miraval.

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