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Mexican-American folklore : legends, songs, festivals, proverbs, crafts, tales of saints, of revolutionaries, and more

Author: John O West
Publisher: Little Rock : August House, ©1988.
Series: American folklore series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents a wide variety of facts and information reflecting the Mexican American culture, including legends, songs, customs and folklore.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
West, John O.
Mexican-American folklore.
Little Rock : August House, ©1988
(OCoLC)576783837
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John O West
ISBN: 0874830605 9780874830606 0874830591 9780874830590 9781439509722 1439509727
OCLC Number: 17547143
Description: 314 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The World of the Mexican-Americans --
Folk Speech and Naming --
Proverbs --
Riddles --
Rhymes and Fold Poetry --
Prose Narratives --
Ballads and Folksongs --
Beliefs and Superstitions --
Customs and Festivals --
Folk Drama and Dance --
Folk Games --
Folk Architecture --
Folk Foods --
Folk Art and Crafts.
Series Title: American folklore series.
Responsibility: compiled and edited by John O. West.

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Presents a wide variety of facts and information reflecting the Mexican American culture, including legends, songs, customs and folklore.

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