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The Resource Tongues of jade, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner

Tongues of jade, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner

Label
Tongues of jade
Title
Tongues of jade
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of seventeen Chinese American folktales from a variety of Chinese communities in the United States
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yep, Laurence
Dewey number
398.2/089951073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.Y37
LC item number
To 1991
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
398/.208/Y47t
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wiesner, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese Americans
  • Tales
  • Chinese Americans
  • Folklore
  • Chinese Americans
  • Tales
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tongues of jade, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner
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
  • Roots. The green magic -- The guardians -- The cure
  • Family ties. The little emperor -- Royal robes -- Fish heads -- The phantom heart
  • The wild heart. The snake's revenge -- The foolish wish -- Waters of gold -- The tiger cat
  • Face. The rat in the wall -- The fatal flower -- The teacher's underwear
  • Beyond the grave. The magical horse -- Eyes of jade -- The ghostly rhyme
Control code
ocm23253853
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 194 pages
Isbn
9780060224707
Lccn
91002119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Tongues of jade, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner
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
  • Roots. The green magic -- The guardians -- The cure
  • Family ties. The little emperor -- Royal robes -- Fish heads -- The phantom heart
  • The wild heart. The snake's revenge -- The foolish wish -- Waters of gold -- The tiger cat
  • Face. The rat in the wall -- The fatal flower -- The teacher's underwear
  • Beyond the grave. The magical horse -- Eyes of jade -- The ghostly rhyme
Control code
ocm23253853
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 194 pages
Isbn
9780060224707
Lccn
91002119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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