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Zuñi Indian tales / by Aileen Nusbaum ; with pictures by Margaret Finnan.

Author/Creator:
Nusbaum, Aileen.
Publication:
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c1926.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 167 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
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Standardized Title:
Seven cities of Cibola
Subjects:
Cibola, Seven Cities of -- Juvenile literature.
Zuni Indians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Summary:
"A collection of Zuñi Folk Tales retold for children"--Introduction.
Contents:
The seven cities
The summer birds of K'yakime
How the gopher raced
The maiden huntress
The deer's child
The locust and the coyote
Young Swift-Runner
The serpent of the sea
The ugly boy and the bear
The dragon fly
The poor maid of Matsaki
The young hunter
The gift of the flutes
The raven and the macaw
The witch maiden
How the youth journeyed to the house of the sun.
Notes:
"First published under the title of The seven cities of Cibola."--T.p. verso.
Illustrated endpapers.
Local notes:
Schimmel Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Caroline F. Schimmel.
Schimmel Collection copy has dated 20th-century ms. gift inscription ("Many happy returns of the day, dear Trudy from Grandma - April 5 - 1929") on front free endpaper.
Penn Provenance:
Schimmel, Caroline F. (donor) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1926
Contributor:
Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American Wilderness (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
167722