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Folktales and fairytales of Africa,

Author: Lila Green; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: Morristown, N.J., Silver Burdett Co. [1967]
Series: Folk literature around the world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collections of folktales from various regions of Africa. Grades 3-5. For contents, see Author Catalog.
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Green, Lila.
Folktales and fairytales of Africa.
Morristown, N.J., Silver Burdett Co. [1967]
(OCoLC)754583275
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lila Green; Jerry Pinkney
OCLC Number: 2087419
Description: 96 pages color illustrations 25 cm.
Contents: Why spiders hide in corners. Sierra Leone.--The ungrateful man. Ghana.--The wise judge. Ethiopia.--Mugassa's feast. Uganda.--Hamdani. Zanzibar.--Minu. Ghana--The rabbit and the clay man. West Africa.--How Abunawas was exiled. Ethiopia.--The Prince who wanted the moon. Congo.--Digit the Midget. Ethiopia.
Series Title: Folk literature around the world.
Responsibility: selected and retold by Lila Green. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney. Consultants: M.A. Jagendorf [and] Carolyn Field. Designer: Frank Crump.

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Collections of folktales from various regions of Africa. Grades 3-5. For contents, see Author Catalog.

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