Published June 2000
by Delta Editions .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
FOLK TALES FROM THE FAR EAST Author Meeker, Charles H Illustrator Frederick Richardson Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good+ Jacket condition No Dj Publisher John C Winston Place of Publication Chicago, Philadelphia, London Date published Pages Keywords COLLECTIBLE BOOKS ASIAN FOLK TALES Size 8vo. Terms of Sale Book Edition: First Edition. Vtg FOLK TALES from the FAR EAST Charles Meeker Frederick Richardson 1st ed. $ + $ shipping. Antique The Children's Bible Story Book. $ $ Free shipping. Andrew Lang Blue Fairy Book HC color illustrated Richardson Winston. $ 0 bids + $ shipping. Antique Miniature Book THE DEVOUT CHILD~Little Seller Rating: % positive. OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: color frontispiece, illustrations ; 21 cm. Contents: The miser and the banyan tree --Mr. Monk and Mrs. Graycat --Maganda and the banyan fairies --The snapper brothers --The paradise of the animals --Little crookedbill --Mr. Monk and Mr. Terrapin --The meddlesome piggy --Mr. Monk and the smart young tortoises --Leetie and the wood fairies. Best Sellers Rank: #1,, in Books (See Top in Books) # in Children's African Folk Tales (Books) #1, in Children's Folk Tale & Myth Anthologies #16, in Mythology & Folk Tales (Books) Customer Reviews:Reviews: 3.
As a child in his native Kenya, Dr. Vincent Muli wa Kituku learned many stories from his mother. She told him stories as she cooked, as she washed, and as she harvested corn. Now, Dr. Kituku presents eighteen of those folktales in both English and Kikamba, the language of Kituku's East African culture. Comments following each story develop the story's themes and moral direction. Tales of East Africa is a collection of 22 traditional tales from Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania. Welcome to a world of magical adventure—a place where a boy spares the life of a fearsome monster, a flock of doves brings a girl back from the dead, and a hare wreaks havoc among all the other animals. Translated and transcribed by folklorists and anthropologists in the early 20th century, these /5(35). The book features 20 folktales from eastern and southern parts of Bhutan. It was written over a period of one-and-a-half years. Bhutanese folktales, like others from around the world, are usually centered around universal elements—the trials and tribulations of common men and women, kings and queens, wild and domestic animals, gods and goddesses, demons and deities, and other unearthly beings. About the Book Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura, ‘The Seven Sisters’, as they are called, constitute the North-East, The chief tribal region of India. From flora and fauna to food, dance, Language and festivals—each of these States boasts of its distinct tradition and folklore. Yet, there is an underlying cultural closeness which binds them.
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