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How night came : a folk tale from the Amazon

Author: Joanna Troughton
Publisher: London : Puffin, 1998.
Series: Folk tales of the world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this tale of the Tupi Indians of the Amazon, the creation myth is altered and there is daylight but no night. Night is kept under the water by the Great Snake, but when his daughter is ill and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Folklore
Juvenile works
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanna Troughton
ISBN: 0140563792 9780140563795
OCLC Number: 42003318
Notes: Originally published: London : Blackie, 1986.
Description: 32 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Folk tales of the world.
Responsibility: retold and illustrated by Jonna Troughton.

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