Coverart for item
The Resource Brazilian folktales, Livia de Almeida and Ana Portella ; edited by Margaret Read MacDonald

Brazilian folktales, Livia de Almeida and Ana Portella ; edited by Margaret Read MacDonald

Label
Brazilian folktales
Title
Brazilian folktales
Statement of responsibility
Livia de Almeida and Ana Portella ; edited by Margaret Read MacDonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Almeida, Livia de
Dewey number
398.20981
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR133.B6
LC item number
A435 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Portella, Ana
  • MacDonald, Margaret Read
Series statement
World folklore series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Indians of South America
  • Legends
Target audience
adult
Label
Brazilian folktales, Livia de Almeida and Ana Portella ; edited by Margaret Read MacDonald
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2006000382.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 161) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How the Night Came to Be
  • Good Minister and Death
  • 131
  • Aunt Misery's Pear Tree
  • 133
  • Part 8
  • Festival Games and Recipes from Brazil
  • Brazilian Festivals
  • 137
  • Festival Recipes
  • 140
  • 7
  • Appendix
  • Notes About the Tales
  • 145
  • Wandering Head: How the Moon Came to Be
  • 9
  • Story of Mani
  • 11
  • Snake Eater
  • 13
  • Story of the Vitoria Regia, the Amazon Water Lily
  • 15
  • Introduction to Brazil and Brazilian Storytelling
  • Hawk Husband
  • 19
  • Story of Guarana
  • 23
  • Part 2
  • Animal Tales from the Rain Forest
  • Turtle and Onca, the Jaguar
  • 27
  • How Agouti (Cotia) Fooled Onca
  • 29
  • ix
  • Jaguar and Goat
  • 31
  • How Turtle Tricked Onca
  • 35
  • Crab with the Flying Eyes
  • 37
  • Curupira and the Hunter
  • 41
  • Part 3
  • Animal Tales from Africa and Europe
  • Part 1
  • A Party in Heaven
  • 45
  • Cockroach's Wedding
  • 47
  • Bald Chick
  • 49
  • Monkey and the Corn Cake
  • 53
  • Part 4
  • Tales of Enchantment
  • Magical Tales of the Rain Forest Peoples
  • Louse-skin Chair
  • 59
  • Three Sisters and the Children with Golden Stars on Their Brows
  • 65
  • Princess Toad
  • 69
  • Singing Grasses
  • 73
  • Golden Jars
  • 75
  • Creation of the Amazon River
  • Old Lady in the Woods
  • 79
  • Princess with the Seven Pairs of Shoes
  • 81
  • Fish Mother
  • 85
  • Part 5
  • Pedro Malasartes, the Trickster
  • Pedro Malasartes in the Bag
  • 91
  • 3
  • Pedro Malasartes and the Doll Murderer
  • 93
  • Pedro Malasartes Herds Pigs
  • 95
  • Pedro Malasartes Sells Rabbits
  • 97
  • Part 6
  • Scary Tales
  • Skull Takes Revenge
  • 101
  • Star Fate of the Bororo Boys
  • Devil in a Bottle
  • 103
  • Headless Mule
  • 107
  • Creature of the Night
  • 109
  • Old Lady and the Monkey
  • 111
  • Creature of Fire
  • 113
  • 5
  • Beetle Man
  • 115
  • Girl and the Kibungo
  • 119
  • Kibungo and the Boy with the Sack Full of Feathers
  • 121
  • Part 7
  • Death Tales in Brazil
  • How the Blacksmith Fooled Death
  • 127
Control code
ocm62858065
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xiv, 169 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781563089305
Lccn
2006000382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
398.20981 AL64 ; L ; XX-N ; Series-adult ; R0702BT1 Rev.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62858065
  • (Sirsi) o62858065
Label
Brazilian folktales, Livia de Almeida and Ana Portella ; edited by Margaret Read MacDonald
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2006000382.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 161) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How the Night Came to Be
  • Good Minister and Death
  • 131
  • Aunt Misery's Pear Tree
  • 133
  • Part 8
  • Festival Games and Recipes from Brazil
  • Brazilian Festivals
  • 137
  • Festival Recipes
  • 140
  • 7
  • Appendix
  • Notes About the Tales
  • 145
  • Wandering Head: How the Moon Came to Be
  • 9
  • Story of Mani
  • 11
  • Snake Eater
  • 13
  • Story of the Vitoria Regia, the Amazon Water Lily
  • 15
  • Introduction to Brazil and Brazilian Storytelling
  • Hawk Husband
  • 19
  • Story of Guarana
  • 23
  • Part 2
  • Animal Tales from the Rain Forest
  • Turtle and Onca, the Jaguar
  • 27
  • How Agouti (Cotia) Fooled Onca
  • 29
  • ix
  • Jaguar and Goat
  • 31
  • How Turtle Tricked Onca
  • 35
  • Crab with the Flying Eyes
  • 37
  • Curupira and the Hunter
  • 41
  • Part 3
  • Animal Tales from Africa and Europe
  • Part 1
  • A Party in Heaven
  • 45
  • Cockroach's Wedding
  • 47
  • Bald Chick
  • 49
  • Monkey and the Corn Cake
  • 53
  • Part 4
  • Tales of Enchantment
  • Magical Tales of the Rain Forest Peoples
  • Louse-skin Chair
  • 59
  • Three Sisters and the Children with Golden Stars on Their Brows
  • 65
  • Princess Toad
  • 69
  • Singing Grasses
  • 73
  • Golden Jars
  • 75
  • Creation of the Amazon River
  • Old Lady in the Woods
  • 79
  • Princess with the Seven Pairs of Shoes
  • 81
  • Fish Mother
  • 85
  • Part 5
  • Pedro Malasartes, the Trickster
  • Pedro Malasartes in the Bag
  • 91
  • 3
  • Pedro Malasartes and the Doll Murderer
  • 93
  • Pedro Malasartes Herds Pigs
  • 95
  • Pedro Malasartes Sells Rabbits
  • 97
  • Part 6
  • Scary Tales
  • Skull Takes Revenge
  • 101
  • Star Fate of the Bororo Boys
  • Devil in a Bottle
  • 103
  • Headless Mule
  • 107
  • Creature of the Night
  • 109
  • Old Lady and the Monkey
  • 111
  • Creature of Fire
  • 113
  • 5
  • Beetle Man
  • 115
  • Girl and the Kibungo
  • 119
  • Kibungo and the Boy with the Sack Full of Feathers
  • 121
  • Part 7
  • Death Tales in Brazil
  • How the Blacksmith Fooled Death
  • 127
Control code
ocm62858065
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xiv, 169 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781563089305
Lccn
2006000382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
398.20981 AL64 ; L ; XX-N ; Series-adult ; R0702BT1 Rev.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62858065
  • (Sirsi) o62858065

Library Locations

    • Blue Springs North BranchBorrow it
      850 NW Hunter Drive, Blue Springs, MO, 64015, US
      39.050175 -94.273137
    • Boardwalk BranchBorrow it
      8656 N. Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO, 64154 , US
      39.25022 -94.65048
    • North Independence BranchBorrow it
      317 W. 24 Hwy., Independence, MO, 64050 , US
      39.100794 -94.418828
Processing Feedback ...