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A ring of tricksters

animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa

by Virginia Hamilton

  • 182 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Blue Sky Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.,
  • West Indies.,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Folklore,
    • Tricksters -- Juvenile literature,
    • Tales -- Africa,
    • Tales -- West Indies,
    • Tales -- Southern States,
    • African Americans -- Folklore,
    • Tricksters -- Folklore,
    • Folklore -- Africa,
    • Folklore -- West Indies,
    • Folklore -- Southern States

    • About the Edition

      Twelve trickster tales that show the migration of African culture to America via the West Indies.

      Edition Notes

      StatementVirginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Barry Moser.
      GenreFolklore., Juvenile literature.
      ContributionsMoser, Barry, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.H154 Ri 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination111 p. :
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL998766M
      ISBN 100590473743
      LC Control Number96037543

      More editions of A ring of tricksters: Animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa: A ring of tricksters: Animal tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa: ISBN () Softcover, Scholastic,


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