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The flying tortoise : an Igbo tale / retold by Tololwa M. Mollel ; illustrated by Barbara Spurll.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library JE 398.24 MOL (Text) 39206017758069 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0395688450 :
  • Physical Description: [30] p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto ; Oxford University Press, 1993.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Mbeku, the greedy tortoise, gets himself invited to the banquet in Skyland, but is trapped with no way to get back to Earth in this Igbo tale of why the tortoise has a checkered shell.
Subject: Igbo (African people) > Folklore.
Folklore > Nigeria.
Turtles > Folklore.

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