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Little brothers of the West / with numerous full-page colour-plates after paintings in water-colour together with illustrations in black-and-white, by Edwin Willard Deming ; and with Indian folk-lore stories for children by Therese O. Deming.

Author/Creator:
Deming, Therese O. (Therese Osterheld), 1874- author.
Publication:
New York : Frederick A. Stokes Company, Publishers, September, 1902.
Format/Description:
Book
2 unnumbered pages, 24 variously numbered pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
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Subjects:
Indians of North America -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Animals -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Folk literature, Indian.
Childrens subjects:
Folklore, Indian.
Form/Genre:
Folklore.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
The little red boy and his wolf friend
The punishment of the otters
Why the antelope lost his dew-claws and the deer his gall-bag
The punishment of the rabbit for disobeying
The old elk mama
The punishment of the coon.
Notes:
Title vignette.
Six short stories, each paged separately and preceeded by a full-page color plate.
Title also issued as a collection containing twelve stories and twelve full-page color plates.
Local notes:
Schimmel Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Caroline F. Schimmel.
Schimmel Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Schimmel, Caroline F. (donor) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1902 (Sept.)
Contributor:
Deming, Edwin Willard, 1860-1942, illustrator.
Ball, Thomas Watson, 1863-1934, binding designer.
Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American Wilderness (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Deming, Therese O. (Therese Osterheld), 1874- Little brothers of the West
OCLC:
892628834