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The story of colors = La historia de los colores

Author: Marcos, subcomandante.; Domi.
Publisher: El Paso, TX : Cinco Puntos Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Beautiful bilingual retelling for children of a folktale from Chiapas that explains how colors were created, why people differ in color and ways of thinking, and why the macau sports all the colors. Excellent translation; stunning illustrations. A remarkable book"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile materials
Folklore
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Marcos, subcomandante.
Story of colors.
El Paso, TX : Cinco Puntos Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)656986009
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcos, subcomandante.; Domi.
ISBN: 0938317458 9780938317456 0938317717 9780938317715
OCLC Number: 40142948
Language Note: Text in English and Spanish.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Historia de los colores.
Responsibility: by Subcomandante Marcos ; [illustrated by Domitila Domínguez ; translated by Anne Bar Din].

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A beautiful bilingual edition of a popular Mexican folktale about how colors came to be in the world. 20 full-color paintings.  Read more...

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" [A] lovely book, gracefully translated and distinguished by the vibrant illustrations in pastel and paint by an indigenous artist from Oaxaca, Mexico. It will delight young readers of Spanish and Read more...

 
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