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The Resource The adventures of Spider : West African folk tales, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

The adventures of Spider : West African folk tales, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Label
The adventures of Spider : West African folk tales
Title
The adventures of Spider
Title remainder
West African folk tales
Statement of responsibility
retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents six tales about Spider, including those which explain how he got a thin waist and a bald head and why he lives in ceilings and dark corners
Summary
Presents six tales about Spider, including those which explain how he got a thin waist and a bald head and why he lives in ceilings and dark corners
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085429
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arkhurst, Joyce Cooper
Dewey number
398.24/52544
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.A7
LC item number
Ad 1992
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Folklore
  • Spiders
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
West African folktales
Label
The adventures of Spider : West African folk tales, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • How spider got a thin waist
  • Why spider lives in ceilings
  • How spider got a bald head
  • How spider helped a fisherman
  • Why spiders live in dark corners
  • How the world got wisdom
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780316051071
Lccn
92000444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
25708962
Label
The adventures of Spider : West African folk tales, retold by Joyce Cooper Arkhurst ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • How spider got a thin waist
  • Why spider lives in ceilings
  • How spider got a bald head
  • How spider helped a fisherman
  • Why spiders live in dark corners
  • How the world got wisdom
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780316051071
Lccn
92000444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
25708962

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