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Sun and moon / folk tales by various artists ; concept: Gita Wolf.

Wolf, Gita. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JPIC SUN (Text) 36626103868568 JUV New Picture Books In process -
Union Co PL - Liberty E Wol (Text) 34194001161844 E Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9789383145447
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 29 cm
  • Publisher: India : Tara Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Part of everyday life, yet rich in symbolic meaning, renderings of the sun and the moon are present in all folk and tribal art traditions of India. They are always in relationship with each other. Agrarian societies keep track of time by referring to markers in the seasonal variations of the sun, moon, and the planets. Over the course of time, they have also woven wonderful stories and myths around them. Here, for the first time, is a collection of unusual stories and exquisite art from some of the finest living artists, on this most universal of themes.
Subject: Folklore > India.
Sun > Folklore.
Moon > Folklore.

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