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The Resource Shen of the sea : Chinese stories for children, by Arthur Bowie Christman ; illustrated by Else Hasselriis

Shen of the sea : Chinese stories for children, by Arthur Bowie Christman ; illustrated by Else Hasselriis

Label
Shen of the sea : Chinese stories for children
Title
Shen of the sea
Title remainder
Chinese stories for children
Statement of responsibility
by Arthur Bowie Christman ; illustrated by Else Hasselriis
Title variation
Chinese stories for children
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen original stories inspired by Chinese folklore, explaining the development of various phenomena such as printing, chopsticks, gun powder, tea, and the kite, reflecting the spirit of Chinese life and thought
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1926
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1889-1953
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chrisman, Arthur Bowie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.4.
  • 5.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hasselriis, Else
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories
  • China
  • Short stories, Chinese
  • China
  • Sea stories
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Legends
  • Chinese folk tales
  • Short stories
  • Children's stories
  • Folklore
  • Legends
  • Manners and customs
  • Sea stories
  • Short stories, Chinese
  • Tales
  • China
  • Short stories
  • Fairy tales
  • Newbery Medal books
  • China
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shen of the sea : Chinese stories for children, by Arthur Bowie Christman ; illustrated by Else Hasselriis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Copyright © 1925 by E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc. ; Copyright renewal 1953 by Arthur Bowie Chrisman ; Redesigned and reprinted 1968 in this completely new format."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • That lazy Ah Fun
  • The Moon Maiden
  • Ah Tcha the Sleeper
  • I wish it would rain
  • High as Han Hsin
  • Contrary Chueh Chun
  • Pies of the princess
  • As Hai Low kept house
  • Ah Mee's invention
  • Shen of the sea
  • How wise were the old men
  • Chop-sticks
  • Buy a father
  • Four generals
  • The Rain King's daughter
  • Many wives
Control code
437802
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780241017647
Lccn
68013420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)437802
Label
Shen of the sea : Chinese stories for children, by Arthur Bowie Christman ; illustrated by Else Hasselriis
Publication
Note
"Copyright © 1925 by E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc. ; Copyright renewal 1953 by Arthur Bowie Chrisman ; Redesigned and reprinted 1968 in this completely new format."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • That lazy Ah Fun
  • The Moon Maiden
  • Ah Tcha the Sleeper
  • I wish it would rain
  • High as Han Hsin
  • Contrary Chueh Chun
  • Pies of the princess
  • As Hai Low kept house
  • Ah Mee's invention
  • Shen of the sea
  • How wise were the old men
  • Chop-sticks
  • Buy a father
  • Four generals
  • The Rain King's daughter
  • Many wives
Control code
437802
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780241017647
Lccn
68013420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)437802

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