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Terrapin's pot of sense

Author: Harold Courlander; Elton C Fax
Publisher: New York : Holt, 1957.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of thirty-one African American folk tales.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996.
Terrapin's pot of sense.
New York, Holt [1957]
(OCoLC)575854410
Online version:
Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996.
Terrapin's pot of sense.
New York, Holt [1957]
(OCoLC)609323187
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Courlander; Elton C Fax
OCLC Number: 3838281
Target Audience: Age 10 up.
Description: 125 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Waiting on salvation --
Reform meeting --
Rabbit, fox, and the rail fence --
Buh Rabbit's tight necktie --
Terrapin's pot of sense --
Slow train to Arkansas --
Buh Rabbit's human weakness --
Buh Rabbit's big eat --
Buh Fox's number nine shoes --
Buh Rabbit's tail --
The well --
Rabbit scratches Buh Elelphant's back --
Buh Mouse testifies --
Buh Rabbit's graveyard --
Buh Rabbit and the King --
The Texas sandstorm --
Hot times --
The champion --
The skull --
Old Master and Okra --
The do-all fox --
The King and Kuffie --
Old Boss, John, and the mule --
Crossing the river --
Old Boss and George --
Devil in church --
Preacher and the devil --
What the preacher's talking about --
Sharing the crops --
Death and the old man --
The moon's a woman.
Responsibility: by Harold Courlander ; illustrated by Elton Fax.

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A collection of thirty-one African American folk tales.

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