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Lao Folktales

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Based on 2 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description


This collection seeks to fill a gap in folktale literature by offering tales of the Lao. Organized by broad themes and types, it offers more than 50 tales, including creation myths, animal tales, Buddhist Jataka and moral stories, trickster tales, riddles, ghost stories, local legends and more from peoples on both sides of the Mekong River. In addition, the book includes general informa... More
Book Information
PublisherLibraries Unlimited Inc
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages232
ISBN-101591583454
ISBN-13978-1591583455
Publication Date03/30/2008
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About Kongdeuane Nattavong (Author) : Kongdeuane Nattavong is a published author. A published credit of Kongdeuane Nattavong is Lao Folktales (World Folklore Series).
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About Margaret Read MacDonald (Author) : See my website for info:www.margaretreadmacdonald.com I am a folklorist (Ph.D. Indiana University), a Children's Librarian (King County Library System), and a professional storyteller. All of my bo... more
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About Wajuppa Tossa (Author) : Wajuppa Tossa is a published author. A published credit of Wajuppa Tossa is Lao Folktales (World Folklore Series).
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