The Resource Myths and legends of the Pacific, retold by A.W. Reed ; illustrated by Stewart Irwin

Myths and legends of the Pacific, retold by A.W. Reed ; illustrated by Stewart Irwin

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Myths and legends of the Pacific, retold by A.W. Reed ; illustrated by Stewart Irwin
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Fairy tales from the Pacific Islands. Sydney : Literary Productions, 1969
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mouse who was hungry (Caroline Islands ) -- The sea monster (Chatham Islands) -- The gift of the eel god (Cook Islands) -- The giant bird ; The spirit-that-changes-people (Fiji) -- The little people of Hawaii ; The goddess of the volcano (Hawaii) -- The first sail (Marshall Islands) -- Young spider in the sky (Nauru) -- The wise brother and the foolish brother (New Britain) -- How the turtle got its shell ; The snake and the cockatoo (New Guinea) -- The Sky Father and the Earth Mother ; The sea fairies ; Hinemoa and Tutanekai (New Zealand) -- The woman who was swallowed by a whale (Niue) -- The boy who came from the sun egg (Palau Islands) --- The sandpiper and the crab (Samoa) -- The foolish canoe paddlers ; Why the moon has a dirty face (Solomon Islands) -- The children who became stars (Tahiti) -- How Maui brought fire to Tonga (Tonga) -- Six men who tried to catch a sunbeam (Vanuatu)
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335326
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
138 pages
Isbn
9780790007397
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NP335326
  • 5705308
  • (NLNZils)563401

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