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4 edition of Animal stories from Africa found in the catalog.

Animal stories from Africa

Marguerite P. Dolch

Animal stories from Africa

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Africa.,
    • Folklore -- Africa.

    • About the Edition

      Traditional African tales dealing with a variety of native animals including the lion, leopard, rabbit, and crocodile.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Marguerite P. Dolch ; illustrated by Lee J. Morton.
      SeriesFolklore of the world
      ContributionsMorton, Lee Jack.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.D716 An
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 168 p. :
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5188930M
      ISBN 10081162563X
      LC Control Number75008862
      OCLC/WorldCa1273449

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      Read more about who he has to strike a deal with to get his wish. Myths and Superstitions. Messenger Holidays are a great occasion for reading, whether kids are doing so alone or a family is sitting down together with a book. She met her third husband, senior wildlife warden George Adamsonwhile on safari in the early s and married him in It was a fine sunny day and he was looking forward to catching some morsels to eat.

      She rehabilitated a cheetah and an African leopard. Rabbits on the Run Happy holidays and happy reading! A very nice story! Anansi the spider greedily eats all the food before his dinner guest Turtle gets a chance.


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