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The Vingananee and the tree toad : a Liberian tale

Author: Verna Aardema; Ellen Weiss; Clara, Aunt
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking Kestrel, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A strange animal called the Vingananee beats up all the other animals and eats their stew until the tiny Tree Toad offers to fight him.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Folklore Juvenile literature
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Verna Aardema; Ellen Weiss; Clara, Aunt
ISBN: 0670822779 : 9780670822775
OCLC Number: 21468533
Notes: "Retold from 'Try your strength' in a pamphlet, 'Spider and other stories, ' by Aunt Clara, Radio Station ELWA, Monrovia, Liberia, West Africa"--Title page verso.
Description: 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 27 cm
Responsibility: retold by Verna Aardema ; with illustrations by Ellen Weiss.

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A strange animal called the Vingananee beats up all the other animals and eats their stew until the tiny Tree Toad offers to fight him.

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