The Resource African wonder tales, Frances Carpenter ; Illustrated by Joseph Escourido

African wonder tales, Frances Carpenter ; Illustrated by Joseph Escourido

Label
African wonder tales
Title
African wonder tales
Statement of responsibility
Frances Carpenter ; Illustrated by Joseph Escourido
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-four folk tales of animal and human adventures from West Africa, Egypt, Central Africa, Nigeria, Liberia, the Sudan, the Kafir Country, Madagascar, Basuto Land, Algeria, the Gold Coast, Senegal, South Africa and Morocco
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1972
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carpenter, Frances
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.C227
  • PS3505.A648
LC item number
  • Af
  • A3 F63
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Escourido, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Tales
  • Tales
  • Africa
Target audience
juvenile
Label
African wonder tales, Frances Carpenter ; Illustrated by Joseph Escourido
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
The boom-boom-y beast (from West Africa) -- Clever Kadra (from Egypt) -- The tortoise and the magic drum (from Nigeria) -- Who can break a bad habit? (from West Africa) -- Two ways to count to ten (from Liberia) -- The little black men and the honeybees (from central Africa) -- A dream of the sphinx (from Egypt) -- The monkeys and the little red hats (from the Egyptian Sudan) -- The girl who lived with the gazelles (from Morocco) -- The battle between the birds and the beasts (from the Soudan) -- Strange men with tales (from Madagascar) -- The two rascals (from Madagascar) -- Pemba and the python and the friendly rat (from Central Africa) -- Polo, the snake girl (from Basutoland) -- Omar's big lie (from Algeria) -- The young hunter and the juju man (from the Gold Coast) -- The jinni's magic flute (from Algeria) -- The proud came and the rude monkey (from West Africa) -- The bride who melted away (from the Gold Coast) -- Bomba, the brave (from Senegal) -- The bird that would not stay dead (from South Africa) -- The six horsemen (from West Africa) -- The cannibal and his sweet singing bird (from the Kaffir country) -- The enchanted tortoise (from Egypt)
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
215 pages
Lccn
63016625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01368465
  • (OCoLC)ocm01368465
Label
African wonder tales, Frances Carpenter ; Illustrated by Joseph Escourido
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
The boom-boom-y beast (from West Africa) -- Clever Kadra (from Egypt) -- The tortoise and the magic drum (from Nigeria) -- Who can break a bad habit? (from West Africa) -- Two ways to count to ten (from Liberia) -- The little black men and the honeybees (from central Africa) -- A dream of the sphinx (from Egypt) -- The monkeys and the little red hats (from the Egyptian Sudan) -- The girl who lived with the gazelles (from Morocco) -- The battle between the birds and the beasts (from the Soudan) -- Strange men with tales (from Madagascar) -- The two rascals (from Madagascar) -- Pemba and the python and the friendly rat (from Central Africa) -- Polo, the snake girl (from Basutoland) -- Omar's big lie (from Algeria) -- The young hunter and the juju man (from the Gold Coast) -- The jinni's magic flute (from Algeria) -- The proud came and the rude monkey (from West Africa) -- The bride who melted away (from the Gold Coast) -- Bomba, the brave (from Senegal) -- The bird that would not stay dead (from South Africa) -- The six horsemen (from West Africa) -- The cannibal and his sweet singing bird (from the Kaffir country) -- The enchanted tortoise (from Egypt)
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
215 pages
Lccn
63016625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01368465
  • (OCoLC)ocm01368465

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