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ISBN:0689807392
Author: Wendy Watson,John Bierhorst
ISBN13: 978-0689807398
Title: Doctor Coyote: A Native American Aesop's Fables (Aladdin Picture Books)
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Language: English
Category: Fairy Tales Folk Tales and Myths
Publisher: Aladdin (August 1, 1996)

Doctor Coyote: A Native American Aesop's Fables (Aladdin Picture Books) by Wendy Watson,John Bierhorst



Twentieth-century illustrations accompany Aztec interpretations of Aesop's fables featuring the trickster Coyote. Grade 1-4 Behind this collection of fables lies a history of moral stories. Originating with Latin and Greek traditional stories, retold by Aesop, transported to the New World in Spanish, and then merged by Aztec storytellers with their own trickster tales, these fables are now translated into English. Twenty of the forty tales from an Aztec manuscript in the National Library of Mexico have been retold in English, keeping several Native American figures of speech. The trickster Coyote is prominent in each tale which ends with a moral statement.

Publication, Distribution, et. New York Coyote is featured in each of these Aztec interpretations of Aesop's fables. Personal Name: Watson, Wendy. Location: NBuC BSCMN, CURRL F1219.

Home All Categories History Books Ancient History Books Doctor Coyote: A Native American Aesop's Fables. ISBN13: 9780689807398. Doctor Coyote : A Native American Aesop's Fables. by Wendy Watson and John Bierhorst. John Bierhorst, a renowned translator of Native American literature, retells these stories, never before published in English. Wendy Watson's evocative illustrations capture the lively spirit of Coyote's adventures.

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Wendy Watson is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Published Works by Wendy Watson.

This book describes the following items: Aesop's Fables Adaptations, Fables, American, Aztecs Folklore, Indians Of Mexico Folklore, Coyote (Legendary Character) , More about this book: Coyote is featured in each of these Aztec interpretations of Aesop's fables. The illustrations are set in the twentieth century. Download more by: John Bierhorst. Find and Load Ebook Doctor Coyote.

There are numerous illustrated collections for children as well as picture book versions of individual tales. Besides those which retell Aesop’s fables there are also many contemporary spoofs and original fables using the classic model. A sampling of the book of fables for children include:, Barnes-Murphy, Frances. Over 100 fables as well as a life of Aesop are included. Dr. Coyote: A Native American Aesop’s Fables. Illustrated by Wendy Watson. These are Aztec adaptations of Aesop’s fables , Pinkney, Jerry. Sea Star Books, 2000. Over 60 fables are included.

Find nearly any book by John Bierhorst (page 2). Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Doctor Coyote: A Native American Aesop's Fables: ISBN 9780613005258 (978-0-613-00525-8) Bt Bound, 2000. Latin American Folktales: Stories from Hispanic and Indian Traditions (Pantheon Fairy Tale & Folklore Library).

B4772d Bierhorst, John. Doctor Coyote: A Native American Aesop's Fables. 21 C192e 1988 Carle, Eric. Eric Carle's Treasury of Classic Stories for Children by Aesop, Hans Christian Andersen, and the Brothers Grimm. 2 C1922r Carle, Eric. The Rabbit and the Turtle: Aesop's Fables. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1997. 2 Sa582h San Jose, Christine. The Hidden Picture Book of Aesop’s Fables. Boyds Mills Press, 1995. Dial Books for Young Readers, 2003. 2452 T428a:E Thuswaldner, Werner.

Twentieth-century illustrations accompany Aztec interpretations of Aesop's fables featuring the trickster Coyote