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The Resource American Indian myths and legends, selected and edited by Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz

American Indian myths and legends, selected and edited by Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz

Label
American Indian myths and legends
Title
American Indian myths and legends
Statement of responsibility
selected and edited by Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Native American myths and legends of creation, sun, moon, stars, heroes, monsters, warriors, love, lust, Coyote the trickster, animals, ghosts, and the end of the world
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/08997
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
012 and up
LC call number
E98.F6
LC item number
A47 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Erdoes, Richard
  • Ortiz, Alfonso
Series statement
Pantheon fairy tale & folklore library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian mythology
Label
American Indian myths and legends, selected and edited by Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 522-525) and index
Contents
Rabbit Boy kicked that blood clot around : tales of human creation -- The place of emergence : tales of world creation -- The eye of the Great Spirit : tales of the sun, moon, and stars -- Ordeals of the hero : monsters and monster slayers -- Counting coup : war and the warrior code -- The sound of flutes : tales of love and lust -- Coyote laughs and cries : trickster tales -- Four legs, two legs, and no legs : stories of animals and other people -- Something whistling in the night : ghosts and the spirit world -- Only the rocks and mountains last forever : visions of the end
Control code
84042669
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 527 p.
Isbn
9780394507965
Lccn
84042669
Other physical details
ill.
Label
American Indian myths and legends, selected and edited by Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz
Publication
Note
Series statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 522-525) and index
Contents
Rabbit Boy kicked that blood clot around : tales of human creation -- The place of emergence : tales of world creation -- The eye of the Great Spirit : tales of the sun, moon, and stars -- Ordeals of the hero : monsters and monster slayers -- Counting coup : war and the warrior code -- The sound of flutes : tales of love and lust -- Coyote laughs and cries : trickster tales -- Four legs, two legs, and no legs : stories of animals and other people -- Something whistling in the night : ghosts and the spirit world -- Only the rocks and mountains last forever : visions of the end
Control code
84042669
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 527 p.
Isbn
9780394507965
Lccn
84042669
Other physical details
ill.

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