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The emerald lizard : fifteen Latin American tales to tell in English and Spanish = La lagartíja esmeralda : quince cuentos tradicionales latinoamericanos

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A retelling in English and Spanish of fifteen traditional tales from a variety of Latin American countries.

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Newark Public Library SPANISH 398.2 DES (Text)
Spanish Collection
32125100037750
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0874835518 (hbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0874835526 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 183 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Little Rock, Ark. : August House Publishers, 1999.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Series statement on jacket.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Bibliography and sources are included in "Notes" at end.
Formatted Contents Note:
Emerald lizard ; La lagarita emeralda (Guatemala) -- Renting a horse ; Un caballo para alquilar (Haiti) -- Lake of the moon ; La laguna de la luna (Incan people of Peru) -- Five eggs ; Cinco huevos (Ecuador) -- The flood ; La inundacion (Huichol people of Mexico) -- Why beetle is beautiful ; Porque es hermoso el escarabajo (Brazil) -- Crocodile man ; El hombre caiman (Colombia) -- Magic lake ; El lago magico (Incan people of Ecuador) -- Proud horseman ; El jinete orgulloso (Costa Rica) -- Juan Bobo ; Juan Bobo (Puerto Rico) -- Señorita and the puma ; La señorita y la puma (Argentina) -- Tossing eyes ; El arroja ojos (Pemon people of Venezuela) -- Too clever ; Demasiado listo (Uruguay) -- Turquoise ring ; El anillo turquesa (Chile) -- Ashes for sale ; Cenizas a la venta (Mexico)
Summary, etc.:
A retelling in English and Spanish of fifteen traditional tales from a variety of Latin American countries.
Language Note:
English and Spanish.
Subject: Tales > Latin America.
Folklore > Latin America > Bilingual.
Spanish language materials.
DeSpain, Pleasant > Translations into Spanish.


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