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Chinese folktales

by Howard Giskin

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by NTC Pub. in Lincolnwood, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- China.,
    • Tales -- China -- Classification.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHoward Giskin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR335 .G54 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 271 p. :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL971213M
      ISBN 100844259276
      LC Control Number96007983

      A book compiling seventy-four traditional Chinese folk takes, making, as the translator notes, "probably the most comprehensive and varied collection of oriental fairy . Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

      Description. Chinese Folktales features 11 ancient Chinese folktales: The widow Ho, Kwang-Jui And The God Of The River, The Beautiful Daughter Of Liu-Kung, The Fairy Bonz, The Mysterious Buddhist Robe, The Vengence Of The Goddess, The Wonderful Man, The God Of The City, The Tragedy Of The Yin Family, Sam-Chung And The Water Demon, The Reward Of A Benevolent Life. Aug 07,  · Cussly Learns To Save Water + Many More ChuChu TV Good Habits Bedtime Stories For Kids - Duration: ChuChuTV Bedtime Stories & Moral Stories for Kids Recommended for you.

      Dec 21,  · The Frogs and Their Kings (青蛙和他们的国王) | Single Story | Folktales 2 | Chinese | By Little Fox - Duration: Little Fox Chinese - Stories & Songs for Learners 47, views. Apr 14,  · Mia at Pragmatic Mom informed me that Momortaro is one of the best loved Japanese folktales and this was the only single title about the “Peach Boy” that I could find at my library. It’s quite long for a picture book, but I love the hand scroll illustrations! There is .


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