skip to content
Someone saw a spider : spider facts and folktales Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Someone saw a spider : spider facts and folktales

Author: Shirley Climo; Dirk Zimmer
Publisher: New York : Crowell, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A collection of myths, folklore, and superstitions about spiders from around the world, with some facts about how they live.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Climo; Dirk Zimmer
ISBN: 0690044356 9780690044355 0690044364 9780690044362
OCLC Number: 12052627
Description: x, 133 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Someone saw a spider. Arachne's gift (a Greek myth) ; Arachne's gifts --
Cobwebs in the sky. The cloud spinner (a Japanese story) ; There was an old woman--
(verse) --
Spiders, sun, and showers. The spider brothers make the rainbow (an American Indian myth) ; Spider the weatherman --
Spider the story spinner. How spider got his waistline (an African fable) ; Speaking of spiders --
A web around the world. The prophet and the spider (a Muslim legend) ; Never kill a spider! --
Spider's lifeline. The spider and the king (a Scottish legend) ; From King Bruce and the spider (a poem) --
Spider's friends and foes. Father Spider comes to dinner (a Russian folktale) ; From The spider and the fly (a poem) --
Magic, make-believe, and medicine. The spellbound spider (a Portuguese fairytale) ; Curious charms and cures --
Spider comes a-courting. Sally-Maud, Zachary Dee, and the dream spinner (American folklore) ; The enchanted web --
Extras and explanations.
Responsibility: by Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer.

Abstract:

A collection of myths, folklore, and superstitions about spiders from around the world, with some facts about how they live.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (6)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/12052627>
library:oclcnum"12052627"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/12052627>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"1985"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1985"
schema:description"A collection of myths, folklore, and superstitions about spiders from around the world, with some facts about how they live."@en
schema:description"Someone saw a spider. Arachne's gift (a Greek myth) ; Arachne's gifts -- Cobwebs in the sky. The cloud spinner (a Japanese story) ; There was an old woman-- (verse) -- Spiders, sun, and showers. The spider brothers make the rainbow (an American Indian myth) ; Spider the weatherman -- Spider the story spinner. How spider got his waistline (an African fable) ; Speaking of spiders -- A web around the world. The prophet and the spider (a Muslim legend) ; Never kill a spider! -- Spider's lifeline. The spider and the king (a Scottish legend) ; From King Bruce and the spider (a poem) -- Spider's friends and foes. Father Spider comes to dinner (a Russian folktale) ; From The spider and the fly (a poem) -- Magic, make-believe, and medicine. The spellbound spider (a Portuguese fairytale) ; Curious charms and cures -- Spider comes a-courting. Sally-Maud, Zachary Dee, and the dream spinner (American folklore) ; The enchanted web -- Extras and explanations."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4381179>
schema:genre"Folklore"@en
schema:genre"Folklore."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Someone saw a spider : spider facts and folktales"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.