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Zulu fireside tales : a collection of ancient Zulu tales to be read by young and old alike / [compiled and edited] by Phyllis Savory ; illustrated by Sylvia Baxter.

Edition:
1st Carol Publishing Group edition
Publication:
Secaucus, N.J. : Carol Publishing Group, 1993.
Format/Description:
Book
64 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects:
Zulu (African people) -- Folklore.
Tales -- South Africa.
Tales.
Zulu (African people)
South Africa.
Form/Genre:
Folklore.
Place of Publication:
United States New Jersey Secaucas.
Summary:
A collection of magical and mysterious adventure tales of children, animals, and monsters that were told orally for children, and passed down from generation to generation.
Contents:
Ntunjambili
Adventures of Nomvula
Wicked Mazimuzimu
Son of the tortoise
Makhandu Mahlanu or the five heads
Nkalimeva
Fenisana
Love of Kenelinda
Nabulela
Song of the doves
Marriage feast
River maiden.
Notes:
"A Citadel Press book."
Originally published 1961, by Hastings House, Publishers, Inc.--verso of title page.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1993
Contributor:
Savory, Phyllis, compiler, editor.
Baxter, Sylvia, illustrator.
Carol Publishing Group, publisher.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Zulu fireside tales.
ISBN:
0806513802
9780806513805
OCLC:
27035378
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