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The Resource 1492 : New World tales, Richard and Judy Dockrey Young ; illustrations by Morgan Menter

1492 : New World tales, Richard and Judy Dockrey Young ; illustrations by Morgan Menter

Label
1492 : New World tales
Title
1492
Title remainder
New World tales
Statement of responsibility
Richard and Judy Dockrey Young ; illustrations by Morgan Menter
Title variation
  • Fourteen ninety-two
  • New World tales
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of traditional tales, fables, and legends from the cultures brought together or affected by the voyages of Columbus, including those of Spain, Portugal, Italy, and the mainland and island Indian tribes he encountered
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Young, Richard
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.Y857
LC item number
Aak 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Young, Judy Dockrey
  • Menter, Morgan
  • Young, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
1492 : New World tales, Richard and Judy Dockrey Young ; illustrations by Morgan Menter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Part of this collection was previously published under the title Stories from the Days of Christopher Columbus, August House, Little Rock, 1992."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cave of the face paint
  • On board the Niña
  • The cat who became a monk
  • The pig and the mule
  • House mouse and country mouse
  • Lady Owl's child
  • King Lion and the rabbit
  • In Zempoala
  • The Totonac
  • The legend of Xanath
  • Preface:
  • The Otomi
  • Old dog and young coyote
  • The Aztec letter
  • Little rabbit and coyote
  • The Aztec overlords of Zempoala
  • Smoking mountain
  • Hungry coyote's lament
  • Scary Aztec stories
  • Wailing woman
  • Skeleton's revenge
  • Kids' Life in 1492
  • In the ruins of Tajín
  • The dance of the birds
  • On board the Santa María
  • The exile of El Cid
  • The triumph of El Cid
  • On the Central American mainland
  • The dwarf of Uxmal
  • On the North American mainland
  • The Mocama band of the Timucua
  • One-legged beings
  • Introduction:
  • On the South American mainland
  • The Carib
  • Tamosi and the tree of life
  • Tamosi and the big canoe
  • On the Canary Islands
  • The dark sea
  • The ghost island
  • The lady with the candle
  • The dragon's blood tree
  • The fortunate isles
  • Setting Sail With Christopher Columbus
  • On the Atlantic shore of Portugal
  • The iron dancing shoes
  • The three citrons of love
  • The tower of ill fortune
  • On the Atlantic shore of Spain
  • Black and yellow
  • Young lovers from Teruel
  • Bastianito
  • The witch of Amboto
  • On the Atlantic shore of North Africa
  • On board the Pinta
  • Gold Coast African stories
  • Why Anansi has a narrow waist
  • Why Anansi has a bald head
  • Moroccan Middle Eastern funny stories
  • Joha bids on a mule
  • Joha's neighbor asks a favor
  • Joha's mule wanders off
  • Joha's son drives a nail
  • Joha and the bucket wheel
  • Joha and the jack
  • Don Juan Calderon
  • Joha and the joint of meat
  • Moroccan Jewish stories
  • The golem of Ceuta
  • The magic pomegranate
  • Afterword for teachers, librarians and parents -- Sources of these stories -- Glossary of words you may not know
  • On Guanahaní
  • --
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9781939160737
Isbn Type
(paperback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013014101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)838792834
  • 2093870
  • (OCoLC)838792834
  • (OCoLC)ocn838792834
  • 2093870
Label
1492 : New World tales, Richard and Judy Dockrey Young ; illustrations by Morgan Menter
Publication
Note
"Part of this collection was previously published under the title Stories from the Days of Christopher Columbus, August House, Little Rock, 1992."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cave of the face paint
  • On board the Niña
  • The cat who became a monk
  • The pig and the mule
  • House mouse and country mouse
  • Lady Owl's child
  • King Lion and the rabbit
  • In Zempoala
  • The Totonac
  • The legend of Xanath
  • Preface:
  • The Otomi
  • Old dog and young coyote
  • The Aztec letter
  • Little rabbit and coyote
  • The Aztec overlords of Zempoala
  • Smoking mountain
  • Hungry coyote's lament
  • Scary Aztec stories
  • Wailing woman
  • Skeleton's revenge
  • Kids' Life in 1492
  • In the ruins of Tajín
  • The dance of the birds
  • On board the Santa María
  • The exile of El Cid
  • The triumph of El Cid
  • On the Central American mainland
  • The dwarf of Uxmal
  • On the North American mainland
  • The Mocama band of the Timucua
  • One-legged beings
  • Introduction:
  • On the South American mainland
  • The Carib
  • Tamosi and the tree of life
  • Tamosi and the big canoe
  • On the Canary Islands
  • The dark sea
  • The ghost island
  • The lady with the candle
  • The dragon's blood tree
  • The fortunate isles
  • Setting Sail With Christopher Columbus
  • On the Atlantic shore of Portugal
  • The iron dancing shoes
  • The three citrons of love
  • The tower of ill fortune
  • On the Atlantic shore of Spain
  • Black and yellow
  • Young lovers from Teruel
  • Bastianito
  • The witch of Amboto
  • On the Atlantic shore of North Africa
  • On board the Pinta
  • Gold Coast African stories
  • Why Anansi has a narrow waist
  • Why Anansi has a bald head
  • Moroccan Middle Eastern funny stories
  • Joha bids on a mule
  • Joha's neighbor asks a favor
  • Joha's mule wanders off
  • Joha's son drives a nail
  • Joha and the bucket wheel
  • Joha and the jack
  • Don Juan Calderon
  • Joha and the joint of meat
  • Moroccan Jewish stories
  • The golem of Ceuta
  • The magic pomegranate
  • Afterword for teachers, librarians and parents -- Sources of these stories -- Glossary of words you may not know
  • On Guanahaní
  • --
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9781939160737
Isbn Type
(paperback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013014101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)838792834
  • 2093870
  • (OCoLC)838792834
  • (OCoLC)ocn838792834
  • 2093870

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