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Mayan Folktales: Folklore from Lake AtitlŠn, Guatemala

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3.8 out of 5
Based on 8 Ratings and 6 Reviews

Book Description


This collection of folklore offers a rich and lively panorama of Mayan mythic heritage. Here are everyday tales of village life; legends of witches, shamans, spiritualists, tricksters, and devils; fables of naguales, or persons who can change into animal forms; ribald stories of love and life; cautionary tales of strange and menacing neighbors and of the danger lurking within the human h... More
Book Information
PublisherUniversity of New Mexico Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages299
ISBN-100826321046
ISBN-13978-0826321046
Publication Date02/01/1999
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About James D. Sexton (Author, Editor) : James D. Sexton is a published author, editor, and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of James D. Sexton include Mayan Folktales: Folklore from Lake AtitlŠn, Guatemala.
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