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The beastly bride : tales of the animal people / edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling ; introduction by Terri Windling ; selected decorations by Charles Vess.

Datlow, Ellen. (Added Author). Windling, Terri. (Added Author). Vess, Charles, (illustrator.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101181362 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 1101181362 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9781101186176 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 1101186178 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (500 pages) : illustrations
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 2010.

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General Note:
Description based on print version record.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [497]-500).
Formatted Contents Note:
Island lake / by E. Catherine Tobler -- The puma's daughter / by Tanith Lee -- Map of seventeen / by Christopher Barzak -- The selkie speaks / by Delia Sherman -- Bear's bride / by Johanna Sinisalo -- The abominable child's tale / by Carol Emshwiller -- The hikikomori / by Hiromi Goto -- The comeuppance of Creegus Maxin / by Gregory Frost -- Ganesha / by Jeffrey Ford -- The elephant's bride / by Jane Yolen -- The children of Cadmus / by Ellen Kushner -- The white doe: three poems / by Jeanine Hall Gailey -- Coyote and Valorosa / by Terra L. Gearhart-Serna -- One thin dime / by Stewart Moore -- The monkey bride / by Midori Snyder -- Pishaach / by Shweta Narayan -- The salamander fire / by Marly Youmans -- The margay's children / by Richard Bowes -- Thimbleriggery and Fledglings / by Steve Berman -- The flock / by Lucius Shepard -- The children of the shark god / by Peter S. Beagle -- Rosina / by Nan Fry.
Summary, etc.:
A collection of stories and poems relating to animal transfiguration legends from around the world, retold and reimagined by various authors. Includes brief biographies, authors' notes, and suggestions for further reading.
Target Audience Note:
012-up Ingram.
Subject: Human-animal relationships > Literary collections.
Supernatural > Literary collections.
Human-animal relationships > Literary collections.
Supernatural > Literary collections.
Transformations (Magic).
Human-animal relationships.
Genre: Electronic books.

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