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

Label
Tales of a Chinese grandmother
Title
Tales of a Chinese grandmother
Statement of responsibility
by Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An aged Chinese grandmother tells some Chinese folk tales and legends to her grandchildren
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1972
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carpenter, Frances
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.C225
LC item number
Talc
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1888-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hasselriis, Malthe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tales of a Chinese grandmother, by Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis
Instantiates
Publication
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 -- Heng 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 261 p., [8] leaves of plates
Lccn
37-029929
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • OCM01401421
  • 10146743
  • CARL001401421
Label
Tales of a Chinese grandmother, by Frances Carpenter ; illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis
Publication
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 -- Heng 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 261 p., [8] leaves of plates
Lccn
37-029929
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • OCM01401421
  • 10146743
  • CARL001401421

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