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The Resource The adventures of Spider; : West African folk tales,, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

The adventures of Spider; : West African folk tales,, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Label
The adventures of Spider; : West African folk tales,
Title
The adventures of Spider;
Title remainder
West African folk tales,
Statement of responsibility
retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents six tales about Spider, including those which explain how he got a thin waist and a bald head and why he lives in ceilings and dark corners
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arkhurst, Joyce Cooper
Dewey number
  • 398.2/452/5440966
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.A7
LC item number
Ad
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Anansi
  • Folklore
  • Spiders
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Tales
  • Africa, West
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The adventures of Spider; : West African folk tales,, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How spider got a thin waist -- Why spider lives in ceilings -- How spider got a bald head -- How spider helped a fisherman -- Why spiders live in dark corners -- How the world got wisdom
Control code
ocm01309579
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
58 pages
Lccn
64013975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
The adventures of Spider; : West African folk tales,, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How spider got a thin waist -- Why spider lives in ceilings -- How spider got a bald head -- How spider helped a fisherman -- Why spiders live in dark corners -- How the world got wisdom
Control code
ocm01309579
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
58 pages
Lccn
64013975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

Library Locations

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