The Resource The monkey's haircut, and other stories told by the Maya, edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker

The monkey's haircut, and other stories told by the Maya, edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker

Label
The monkey's haircut, and other stories told by the Maya
Title
The monkey's haircut, and other stories told by the Maya
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of twenty-two traditional tales from the Mayas, including "How Christ Was Chased" and "The Corn in the Rock."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bierhorst, John
Dewey number
398.2/097281
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1435.3.F6
LC item number
B53 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parker, Robert Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Indians of Central America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The monkey's haircut, and other stories told by the Maya, edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Link
https://archive.org/details/monkeyshaircutan00bier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-152)
Contents
  • Rabbit and coyote
  • Rabbit and puma
  • Rabbit gets married
  • Lord Sun's bride
  • Lost children
  • Bad compadre
  • Blue sun
  • Charcoal cruncher
  • How a witch escaped
  • Mole catcher
  • Bird bride
  • How the Christ Child was warmed
  • How Christ was chased
  • Toad and hawk
  • Monkey;s haircut
  • Miser's jar
  • Buzzard man
  • Tup and the ants
  • Corn in the rock
  • Rosalie
  • Chac
  • Lord of the Clouds
Extent
1 online resource (152 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036783869
Label
The monkey's haircut, and other stories told by the Maya, edited by John Bierhorst ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Link
https://archive.org/details/monkeyshaircutan00bier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-152)
Contents
  • Rabbit and coyote
  • Rabbit and puma
  • Rabbit gets married
  • Lord Sun's bride
  • Lost children
  • Bad compadre
  • Blue sun
  • Charcoal cruncher
  • How a witch escaped
  • Mole catcher
  • Bird bride
  • How the Christ Child was warmed
  • How Christ was chased
  • Toad and hawk
  • Monkey;s haircut
  • Miser's jar
  • Buzzard man
  • Tup and the ants
  • Corn in the rock
  • Rosalie
  • Chac
  • Lord of the Clouds
Extent
1 online resource (152 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036783869

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