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The Punishment of the Stingy and Other Indian Stories

Book Description
The Punishment of the Stingy, first published in 1901, has become a classic of American Indian literature. George Bird Grinnell's retelling of Indian tales like "The Star Boy," "The Girl Who Was the Ring," "The First Medicine Lodge," and "Nothing Child" retains the humor and mystery of their sources.

Featuring the twin themes of generosity and stinginess, this is the only one of Grinnell'... More
Book Information
PublisherUniversity of Nebraska Press
BindingPaperback (22 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages234
Publication Date08/01/1992
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About George Bird Grinnell (Author) : George Bird Grinnell is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of George Bird Grinnell include The Punishment Of The Stingy And Other Indian Storie... more
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About Jarold Ramsey (Introduction) : Jarold Ramsey is a published editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jarold Ramsey include The Stories We Tell: An Anthology of Oregon Folk Literature (Oregon Literature Series, V... more
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About Raymond J. DeMallie (Preface) : Raymond J. DeMallie is credited in children's books. Published credits of Raymond J. DeMallie include The Punishment of the Stingy: And Other Indian Stories.
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