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People from the sky; Ainu tales from northern Japan.

Author: Frances Carpenter; Betty Fraser
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1972.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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These tales of the aboriginal Japanese people are concerned with their gods and the origins of their customs.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Carpenter, Frances, 1890-1972.
People from the sky.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1972
(OCoLC)891417857
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Carpenter; Betty Fraser
OCLC Number: 369799
Description: 107 pages illustrations 25 cm
Contents: People from the sky --
A-e-oina, the demon, and the tattle-tale dog --
Animals from heaven --
"Good-by, dear little bear god" --
The hungry time --
Yoshi-tsuni, brave warrior from Japan --
The old man on the mountain --
The frog's tattoo --
The mad dancers of Upo-pou-shi --
The one-eyed monster --
Fox magic --
Pan'ambe and Pen'ambe --
The bats of Re-pe-shi-pe --
The golden mare --
The flying sword --
Two terrible fish --
The "little people."
Responsibility: Told by Frances Carpenter. Illustrated by Betty Fraser.

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These tales of the aboriginal Japanese people are concerned with their gods and the origins of their customs.

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