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How many spots does a leopard have? and other tales

Author: Julius Lester; David Shannon
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated collection of twelve folk tales, ten African and two Jewish.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julius Lester; David Shannon
ISBN: 0590419730 9780590419734 0590419722 9780590419727
OCLC Number: 18873709
Description: 72 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Why the sun and the moon live in the sky (Efik-Ibibio) --
The bird that made milk (Xosa) --
The monster who swallowed everything (Basuto) --
Tug-of-war (Fan) --
Why dogs chase cats (Jewish) --
The town where snoring was not allowed (Mende) --
The town where sleeping was not allowed (Hausa) --
The woman and the tree children (Masai) --
Why monkeys live in trees (Ngoni) --
What is the most important part of the body? (Yarwin-Mehnsonoh and Jewish) --
How many spots does a leopard have? --
The wonderful healing leaves (Jewish).
Responsibility: by Julius Lester ; illustrated by David Shannon.

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An illustrated collection of twelve folk tales, ten African and two Jewish.

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