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Title Tales of India : folktales from Bengal, Punjab, and Tamil Nadu / illustrations by Svabhu Kohli & Viplov Singh.

Publication Info. San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Children's Department  J 398.23 INDIAN TALES    Check Shelf
Description 168 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "The book collects folktales from the Punjab, Kashmir, and Bengal regions of India. Each tale is paired with a full-page illustration by a contemporary artist"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Animal tales -- The bear's bad bargain -- The Soothsayer's son -- The Brahman girl that married a tiger -- The rat's wedding -- Gholam Badshah and his son Ghool -- Outwitting and outwitted -- The ghost-Brahman -- Bopoluchi -- The son of seven mothers -- The indigent brahman -- The king and the robbers -- The Brahmarakshasa -- Life and death -- Life's secret -- Eesara and Caneesara -- The lord of death -- Prince Lionheart and his three friends -- The beggar and the five muffins.
Subject Tales -- India -- Bengal.
Tales -- India -- Punjab.
Tales -- India -- Tamil Nadu.
FICTION -- Cultural Heritage.
FICTION -- Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Legends & Mythology.
Tales. (OCoLC)fst01142246
India -- Bengal. (OCoLC)fst01213579
India -- Punjab. (OCoLC)fst01202652
India -- Tamil Nadu. (OCoLC)fst01208735
Genre/Form Folk tales. (OCoLC)fst01921662
Added Author Kohli, Svabhu, 1990- illustrator.
Singh, Viplov, 1991- illustrator.
ISBN 9781452165912 (hardcover alkaline paper)
1452165912 (hardcover alkaline paper)
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