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Tales of a Chinese grandmother

Author: Frances Carpenter; Malthe Hasselriis
Publisher: North Clarendon, VT ; Singapore : Tuttle Publishing, 1973.
Series: Tut books., L.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An aged Chinese grandmother tells some Chinese folk tales and legends to her grandchildren.
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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Carpenter; Malthe Hasselriis
ISBN: 0804810427 9780804810425 0804834091 9780804834094
OCLC Number: 613591
Notes: "First edition published 1937 by Doubleday & Company, Garden City, N.Y."--Title verso.
Description: xi, 261 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: Inside the bright red gate --
How Pan Ku made the world --
The sisters in the sun --
Gentle Gwan Yin --
The god that lived in the kitchen --
Guardians of the gate --
The painted eyebrow --
Ting Lan and the lamb --
The daughter of the dragon king --
The big feet of the empress Tu Chin --
The grateful fox fairy --
Lady with the horse's head --
The king of the monkeys --
Two dutiful sons --
The poet and the peony princess --
The first emperor's magic whip --
The wonderful pear tree --
How the eight old ones crossed the sea --
The white snake --
Prince Chu Ti's city --
Ko-Ai's lost shoe --
The spinning maid and the cowherd --
The lost star princess --
The mandarin and the butterflies --
Hen O, the moon lady --
Cheng's fighting cricket --
The maid in the mirror --
Miss Lin, the sea goddess --
Simple Seng and the parrot --
The old old one's birthday.
Series Title: Tut books., L.
Responsibility: by Frances Carpenter ;Illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis.

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