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The Resource Tales of a Chinese grandmother, Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis

Tales of a Chinese grandmother, Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis

Label
Tales of a Chinese grandmother
Title
Tales of a Chinese grandmother
Statement of responsibility
Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recreates a host of Chinese folktales, evoking the traditions and life of the Ling family and grandmother Lao Lao
Has edition
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1972
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carpenter, Frances
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1888-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hasselriis, Malthe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Tales
  • China
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tales of a Chinese grandmother, Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inside the bright red gate -- How Pan Ku made the world -- The sisters in the sun -- Gentle Gwan Yin -- The god that lived in the kitchen -- Guardians of the gate -- The painted eyebrow -- Ting Lan and the lamb -- The daughter of the dragon king -- The big feet of the empress Tu Chin -- The grateful fox fairy -- Lady with the horse's head -- The king of the monkeys -- Two dutiful sons -- The poet and the peony princess -- The first emperor's magic whip -- The wonderful pear tree -- How the eight old ones crossed the sea -- The white snake -- Prince Chu Ti's city -- Ko-Ai's lost shoe -- The spinning maid and the cowherd -- The lost star princess -- The mandarin and the butterflies -- Hen O, the moon lady -- Cheng's fighting cricket -- The maid in the mirror -- Miss Lin, the sea goddess -- Simple Seng and the parrot -- The old old one's birthday
Control code
956625399
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 261 pages
Isbn
9780804849197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)956625399
Label
Tales of a Chinese grandmother, Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inside the bright red gate -- How Pan Ku made the world -- The sisters in the sun -- Gentle Gwan Yin -- The god that lived in the kitchen -- Guardians of the gate -- The painted eyebrow -- Ting Lan and the lamb -- The daughter of the dragon king -- The big feet of the empress Tu Chin -- The grateful fox fairy -- Lady with the horse's head -- The king of the monkeys -- Two dutiful sons -- The poet and the peony princess -- The first emperor's magic whip -- The wonderful pear tree -- How the eight old ones crossed the sea -- The white snake -- Prince Chu Ti's city -- Ko-Ai's lost shoe -- The spinning maid and the cowherd -- The lost star princess -- The mandarin and the butterflies -- Hen O, the moon lady -- Cheng's fighting cricket -- The maid in the mirror -- Miss Lin, the sea goddess -- Simple Seng and the parrot -- The old old one's birthday
Control code
956625399
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 261 pages
Isbn
9780804849197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)956625399

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