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Where the leopard passes : a book of African folk tales

Author: Geraldine Elliot; Sheila Hawkins
Publisher: New York : Schocken Books, [1968] ©1949
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First Schochen editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of traditional tales from the Ngoni people of East Africa explaining the characteristics of various animals.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Elliot, Geraldine.
Where the leopard passes.
New York, Schocken Books [1968, ©1949]
(OCoLC)574702519
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine Elliot; Sheila Hawkins
OCLC Number: 442183
Description: vii, 133 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Kalulu and the leopard --
The babbling reed warbler --
The clever little jackal --
The cerval's secret name --
The greedy spider --
The ram and the leopard --
The first zebra --
The spider and the lizard --
The tortoise and the osprey --
Kalulu and the elephant --
The lemur and the shrew --
The tortoise and the monkey --
The muula tree --
The kindly ant-bear --
The bragging bat --
The famine and the fruit tree --
The barrel of water --
Tortoise triumphant.
Responsibility: by Geraldine Ellio ; Illustrated by Sheila Hawkins.

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A collection of traditional tales from the Ngoni people of East Africa explaining the characteristics of various animals.

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