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Author Kherdian, David.
Title Feathers and tails : animal fables from around the world / retold by David Kherdian ; illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian.
Pub Info New York : Philomel Books, c1992.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 398.2 Khe     AVAILABLE
 Hyannis Children's Room  J 398.2 Kherdian     AVAILABLE
 Provincetown-Children's  J 398.2 Khe     AVAILABLE
 Vineyard Haven Children's  J 398.2 KHE     AVAILABLE
Descript 95 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Summary A collection of animal fables and folklore from such sources as the Bidpai fables, Aesop, Panchatantra, Grimm, and Wu Cheng'en.
Contents The four friends (Bidpai) -- The camel and the mouse (Rumi) -- Crane woos Heron (Russian) -- Anansi rides Tiger (West African) -- Pig and Bear (Czechoslovakian) -- Doctor Toad (Armenian) -- The peacock and the jackdaw (Aesop) -- Coyote and the acorns (Yurok Indian, southwestern U.S.) -- The ungrateful wolf and the gullible heron (Babrius) -- The monkey and the crocodile (India) -- The lemming and the owl (Eskimo) -- The wolf and seven little kids (Brothers Grimm) -- Caucasian riddle (Gurdjieff) -- The incautious fox and the foolish wolf (La Fontaine) -- Monkey (Chinese, from the Journey to the west by Wu Cheng-en) -- Armenian proverb -- African proverb -- The heron and the hummingbird (Muskogee Indian, southeastern U.S.) -- The blue jackal (The Panchatantra) -- The oh so grand ox and the poor pathetic frog (La Fontaine) -- The stolen moon (Kutchin Indian, Canada).
Genre Fables.
Fiction.
Subject Fables.
Folklore.
Animals -- Folklore.
Add Author Hogrogian, Nonny.
ISBN 0399218769 : $19.95 ($25.95 Can.)
9780399218767
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