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Coyote tales / collected by William Morgan ; Navajo text and translation by Robert W. Young and William Morgan ; English adaptation by Hildegard Thompson ; illustrations by Andrew Tsihnahjinnie.

Publication:
[Washington, D.C.?] : Bureau of Indian Affairs, Branch of Education, [1968] (Lawrence, Kan. : Haskell Press)
Series:
Navajo life series ; 9.
Navajo life series ; [9]
Publications of the Bureau of Indian Affairs
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
53 p. : ill. ; 18 x 26 cm.
Subjects:
Navajo Indians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Navajo language -- Texts -- Juvenile literature.
Navajo language -- Readers.
Coyote (Legendary character) -- Legends -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Tales -- Southwest, New -- Juvenile literature.
Childrens subjects:
Coyote (Legendary character) -- Legends.
Navajo Indians -- Folklore.
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Folklore.
Folklore -- Southwest, New.
Place of Publication:
United States District of Columbia Washington.
United States Kansas Lawrence.
Language:
English and Navajo in parallel columns.
Summary:
An illustrated collection of traditional Navajo folk tales featuring the trickster Coyote.
Contents:
Introduction / Robert W. Young
Coyote and rabbit = Mąʼii dóó gah
Coyote and the fawn's stars = Mąʼii dóó bįį yáázh sǫʼ bikááʼ naazniligii
Coyote and crow = Mąʼii dóó gaagii
Coyote and snake = Mąʼii dóó tłʼiish
Coyote and Skunk Woman = Mąʼii dóó Gólízhii ʼasdzáán
Coyote and Horned Toad = Mąʼii dóó Naʼ ashǫ́ʼii Dichʼízhii
Vocabulary.
Notes:
Originally published in 1949.
Includes Navajo to English vocabulary.
Local notes:
Schimmel Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Caroline F. Schimmel.
Penn Provenance:
Schimmel, Caroline F. (donor) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1968
Contributor:
Morgan, William, 1917-2001.
Young, Robert W., 1912-2007.
Thompson, Hildegard.
Tsihnahjinnie, Andy, illustrator.
Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American Wilderness (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
71826112
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