2 edition of Tales from the African plains found in the catalog.
Tales from the African plains
Catalogue of exhibition held at the Catto Gallery, London, 12-30 October, 1994.
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Tales from the African Plains Hardcover – February 1, by Anne Gatti (Author)Author: Anne Gatti. Tales from the African Plains Anne Gatti, Author, Gregory Alexander, Editor, Gregory Alexander, Illustrator Dutton Books $ (96p) ISBN More By and About This Author. From the wild plains of Sudan to a village in Cameroon, this collection of stories gathers folk tales from many different African traditions.
Vibrant color illustrations accompany more than forty stories told in a lively, conversational style.5/5(3). Tales from the African plains by Anne Gatti,Dutton Children's Books edition, in English - 1st American ed. Tales from the African Plains Hardcover – 23 Feb.
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The book has a collection of tales from Africa. The format is a double page of introduction to the country, along with some facts and geographical information.
This is a great way to give a simple context to readers, and would be a great conversation or research starter for a class/5. Strange Tales from the African Bush book.
Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Hannes Wessels is one of the most talented write /5. The people from Africa included unique characteristics in their folklore, showing their way of life and the animals and plants that surround them.
African stories sometimes include trickster animals and spirits. The collection of folktales from Africa consists of four books with 88 stories: 28 South African.
WEST AFRICAN FOLK-TALES 6 looking tree, he began to climb. The heavy pot, hang-ing in front of him, made hi s ascent almost impossible. Again and again he tried to reach the top of the tree, where he intended to hang the pot. There, he thought, Wisdom would indeed be beyond the reach of every one but himself.
He was unable, however, to carry out. The hare and the tortoise (Somalia) - admin. The hare and the tortoise This version of the old story, which we all know in the version made famous by Aesop, was told to me in London by Zarah, a refugee from Somalia.
Hare was a very vain creature. He was always going around putting o The hunter and the lion - Frans Timmermans. Tales from the African Plains.
[Anne Gatti; Gregory Alexander] -- These 12 legends and folk tales draw on Africa's age-old tradition of storytelling. They are an.
Tales from the African plains. [Anne Gatti; Gregory Alexander] -- A collection of folktales from Kenya and other parts of Africa, including "The Crocodile, The Boy and The Kind Deed," "Why The Moon Comes Out at Night, " and "Wacu and The Eagle.".
The colorful characters of East Africa's early colonial period walk across the pages of this powerful book by John Hunter and Dan Mannix. Meet Tippu Tib, the greatest of all slave traders and the man who owned the slave responsible for killing the elephant with the biggest tusks ever recorded/5.
Tales from the African plains. [Anne Gatti; Gregory Alexander] -- "A selection of African folk tales retold by Anne Gatti to appeal to modern readers. Some of the tales speak of the days when the land was peopled only by animals, celestial rulers and monsters.
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Or get business-day shipping on this item for $ /5(4). There are many sources & traditions within Native American storytelling & mythologies.
These tales are a selection of those told by the tribes & peoples of the Great Plains, but by no means does this book cover all aspects even within just this sub-group.
It's been one of the absolute delights of the summer discovering just how deep & rich are the veins of folk & tribal lore across the Americas. Harold Courlander. Harold Courlander (Septem – Ma ) was an American novelist, folklorist, and anthropologist and an expert in the study of Haitian life.
The author of 35 books and plays and numerous scholarly articles, Courlander specialized in the study of African, Caribbean, Afro-American, and Native American mater: University of Michigan. About: Africa brought forth many rich stories of folklore to the literature world.
These stories continue to fascinate audiences and are often taught in schools. The body of African folklore encompasses tales from multiple regions of Africa, including fairy tales and folk tales from South Africa, Nigeria, Rhodesia and Zanzibar.
The tales from. Plain Tales from the Hills (published ) is the first collection of short stories by Rudyard of its 40 stories, "eight-and-twenty", according to Kipling's Preface, were initially published in the Civil and Military Gazette in Lahore, Punjab, British India between November and June "The remaining tales are, more or less, newAuthor: Rudyard Kipling (English).
Folklorist and anthropologist Harold Courlander (–) recorded these popular Ashanti stories inadapting them from his book The Hat Shaking Dance and Other Tales from the Gold of these folktales focus on Anansi the spider, the popular trickster character of Ashanti folklore, who serves alternately as hero, villain, moral inspiration, and comic relief.
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You'll also meet a cheetah with a killer sense of humour, a rhino every man would pay anything NOT to meet, /5. In the African folk tales, the stories reflect the culture where diverse types of animals abound. The animals and birds are often accorded human attributes, so it is not uncommon to find animals talking, singing, or demonstrating other human characteristics such as greed, jealousy, honesty, etc.
Read Native American folk tales from North, Central and South America in collections from Zitkala-Ša, Cornelius Mathews, Cyrus MacMillan and more. Jump to full collection of Native American folk tales.
About: When Coyote was a Man, or as Europeans might say, “Once Upon a Time,” Native American folk tales were an entirely oral tradition. Tanzania is a country in East Africa. The lands of modern Tanzania were home some of the earliest humans we know of.
The collection of folktales from Tanzania consists of one book. This book is on India, the sequel on Africa is "Tales from the Dark Continent", and the third on the magical lands of the Far East is "Tales from the South China Seas". These books are edited extracts from the British Broadcasting Company Radio archives.
Charles Allen, the `oral historian' for the series was himself born () /5(25). African Folktales. From the desert lands of the Sahara to the plains of the Serengeti to Mount Kilimanjaro and beyond – join a variety of characters from a wide range of cultures in stories that celebrate the various folk tale traditions of the continent of Africa.
African music helps to set the stage for these energetic stories. These tales reflect the rich oral tradition of West African folklore. Playful and sly, they teem with talking animals and shape-shifting tricksters, with pacts and promises made and broken, and with impossible deeds done through chicanery and magic.
These tales deal with themes common throughout West Africa and the world. Indeed, American readers will recognize such characters as Brer 5/5(1). PLAIN TALES FROM THE BRITISH EMPIRE gathers together Charles Allen's best loved books on the British experience across the Empire: PLAIN TALES FROM THE RAJ, TALES FROM THE SOUTH CHINA SEAS and TALES FROM THE DARK CONTINENT.
These vivid stories and recollections give an evocative and unique glimpse into the lost days of the Empire across India, Africa and the territories Reviews: 1. Strange Tales From The African Bush by Hannes Wessels. Second edition, first printing published in by Safari Press.
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