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The lion's whiskers and other Ethiopian tales / by Brent Ashabranner and Russell Davis ; illustrations by Helen Siegl.

Ashabranner, Brent K., 1921- (Added Author). Davis, Russell G. (Added Author). Siegl, Helen, (ill.).

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Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library J 398.2 ASH (Text) 39206018186914 J Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0208024298 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 96 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: Rev. ed.
  • Publisher: North Haven, Conn. : Linnet Books, 1997.

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General Note: Rev. ed. of: The lion's whiskers : tales of high Africa / by Russell Davis and Brent K. Ashabranner.
Formatted Contents Note: Hyena man -- Lion's whiskers -- King's black curtain -- Snake in the bottle -- Digit the midget -- Lion bones and the Gardula magicians -- Wise judge -- King Firdy the just -- Ant and the tower to God -- Lion's share -- Know your own strength -- Saint Gabre Manfas and his animals -- King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba -- Gift and the giver -- Three suitors -- Talkative turtle.
Summary, etc.: A collection of folktales from the nine tribes of Ethiopia, along with two stories from Ethiopia's religious traditions.
Subject: Tales > Ethiopia.
Folklore > Ethiopia.

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