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The annotated African American folktales / edited with a forward, introduction and notes by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Maria Tatar.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brazil PL - Brazil 398.2089 G (Text) 38160000335263 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 398.2089 Annotate (Text) 31208912553346 new non-fiction Available -
Royal Center-Boone Twp PL - Royal Center 398.2089 GAT (Text) 75091000028132 ANF - Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Washington Carnegie PL - Main 398.2089 ANN (Text) 21401000501022 Adult New Release Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780871407535
  • ISBN: 0871407531
  • Physical Description: xcii, 651 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, 2017.

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Summary, etc.: A treasury of dozens of African-American folktales discusses their role in a broader sophisticated, complex and heterogeneous cultural heritage, sharing illuminating annotations and illustrations complementing such classics as the Brer Rabbit stories, the African trickster Anansi and out-of-print tales from the late 19th-century's Southern Workman.
Subject: African Americans > Folklore.
Tales > United States.
Folklore > United States.

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