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Grandfather tales : American-English folk tales

Author: Richard Chase; Berkeley Williams
Publisher: New York : Houghton Mifflin Co., [2003?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains a collection of folk tales from North Carolina and Virginia.
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Genre/Form: Legends
Children's stories
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Chase; Berkeley Williams
ISBN: 0618346910 9780618346912 0618346902 9780618346905
OCLC Number: 53315830
Notes: Originally published by Houghton Mifflin in 1948.
Description: xii, 222 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Old-Christmas eve --
Gallymanders! Gallymanders! --
Wicked John and the devil --
Mutsmag --
Whitebear Whittington --
Outlaw boy --
Sody Sallyraytus --
Old sow and the three shoats --
How bobtail beat the devil --
Old dry Frye --
Catskins --
Ashpet --
Like meat loves salt --
Soap, soap, soap! --
Skoonkin huntin' --
Presentneed, bymeby, and hereafter --
Sam and Sooky --
Two old women's bet --
Two lost babes --
Only a fair day's huntin' --
Tall cornstalk --
Old Roaney --
Old One-Eye --
Green gourd --
Chunk o'meat.
Other Titles: American-English folk tales
Responsibility: selected and edited by Richard Chase ; illustrated by Berkekey Williams, Jr.

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Contains a collection of folk tales from North Carolina and Virginia.

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