The Resource The dancing fox : Arctic folktales, edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Mary K. Okheena

The dancing fox : Arctic folktales, edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Mary K. Okheena

Label
The dancing fox : Arctic folktales
Title
The dancing fox
Title remainder
Arctic folktales
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Mary K. Okheena
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A description of Inuit culture accompanies a collection of eighteen Inuit folktales from an ancient oral tradition in which animals could take human form and in which magic usually had a part
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/089971
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E99.E7
LC item number
D33 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The dancing fox : Arctic folktales, edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Mary K. Okheena
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-142)
Contents
The adventures of Kivio -- The woman under the sea -- A giant and her little son -- The lost boys -- Worms and lice -- The girls who wished for husbands -- The orphan who became strong -- Two sisters and their caribou husbands -- The land of the birds -- Kasiak -- The woman who lived by herself -- Cannibal village -- The dancing fox -- Little bear -- The great giant Kinak -- The soul wanderer -- Two dried fish -- The blind boy and the loon
Control code
34633384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 142 p.
Isbn
9780688144067
Lccn
96017146
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34633384
  • hz1936036

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