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Author Nunes, Shiho S., 1917-
Title Chinese fables : "the dragon slayer" and other timeless tales of wisdom / Shiho S. Nunes ; illustrated by Lak-Khee Tay-Audouard.
Pub Info Rutland, Vermont : Tuttle, [2013]
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Descript 64 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
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Audience 810L Lexile
Contents The practical bride -- The wrong audience -- Stealing the bell -- Sakyamuni and Lao-Tse -- The same sickness -- "Everybody's talking about it!" -- The vigilant sentry -- Kwan Yin, the goddess of Mercy -- The King of Beasts -- A small gift -- Cooking the duck -- What's in a name? -- The same difference -- Scaring the tigers -- The Dragon slayer -- No takers -- The egg -- Welcome guests -- A Change of fashion.
Summary An illustrated retelling of nineteen fables and tales from China, each of which features a nugget of ancient folk wisdom and introduces aspects of traditional Chinese culture and lore.
Subject Fables, Chinese -- Translations into English -- Juvenile literature.
Tales -- China -- Juvenile literature.
Fables -- Juvenile literature.
Folklore -- China -- Juvenile literature.
Folklore -- China.
Genre Fables.
Add Author Tay-Audouard, L. K., illustrator.
ISBN 9780804841528
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