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The Resource Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale, Illus. by Blair Lent

Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale, Illus. by Blair Lent

Label
Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale
Title
Why the sun and the moon live in the sky
Title remainder
an African folktale
Statement of responsibility
Illus. by Blair Lent
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An African folktale tells how the sun and water once lived on earth as friends, but because the sun failed to build his house large enough, he and his wife, the moon, were driven into the sky when the water came to visit them
Cataloging source
DLC
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1869-1917
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Dayrell, Elphinstone
Dewey number
[398.2]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.D33
LC item number
Wh
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lent, Blair
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale, Illus. by Blair Lent
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in 1914 in the author's Folk stories from southern Nigeria, West Africa
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
966500
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
26 pages
Isbn
9780395253816
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
68014293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 966500
  • (Sirsi) 966500
  • (OCoLC)00256483
Label
Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale, Illus. by Blair Lent
Publication
Note
First published in 1914 in the author's Folk stories from southern Nigeria, West Africa
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
966500
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
26 pages
Isbn
9780395253816
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
68014293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 966500
  • (Sirsi) 966500
  • (OCoLC)00256483

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