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The Resource Best-loved stories told at the National Storytelling Festival, selected by the National Association for the Preservation and Perpetuation of Storytelling

Best-loved stories told at the National Storytelling Festival, selected by the National Association for the Preservation and Perpetuation of Storytelling

Label
Best-loved stories told at the National Storytelling Festival
Title
Best-loved stories told at the National Storytelling Festival
Statement of responsibility
selected by the National Association for the Preservation and Perpetuation of Storytelling
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2
Index
index present
LC call number
GR73
LC item number
.B47 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Best-loved stories told at the National Storytelling Festival, selected by the National Association for the Preservation and Perpetuation of Storytelling
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): How Caedmon got his hymn / Robert P. Creed (p.75) -- Cindy Ellie / Mary Carter Smith (p.83) -- Cap o'rushes / Ellin Greene (p.91) -- The legend of Charley Parkhurst / Hector Lee (p.96) -- One day, one night / Joe Hayes (p.104) -- Flowers and freckle cream / Elizabeth Ellis (p.107) -- The princess and the dove / Mary Hamilton (p.110) -- The first motorcycle in Black Mountain / David Holt (p.115) -- Marie Jolie / J.J. Reneaux (p.117) -- Carna and the boots of seven strides / Bill Harley (p.123) -- The day the cow ate my britches / Ray Hicks (p.132) -- Possum, turtle, and the wolves / Doug Elliott (p.135) -- Black hair / Brenda Wong Aoki (p.142)
  • Contents (cont.): The pinch-hitter / Michael Parent (p.147) -- Morgan and the pot o' brains / Milbre Burch (p.153) -- The innkeeper's wise daughter / Peninnah Schram (p.158) -- Willie the bug-man / Susan Klein (p.163) -- A fisherman and his wife / Carol L. Birch (p.168) -- The two sons / Alice McGill (p.172) -- Jack and the silver keys / Duncan Williamson (p.175) -- C-R-A-Z-Y / Donald Davis (p.190) -- The sword of wood / Doug Lipman (p.206) -- The girl and the ghost / Laura Simms (p.21) -- No news / The folktellers (p.217) -- The wise shoemaker of Studena / Syd Lieberman (p.219) -- Index (p.222)
  • Contents: How this book came to be (p.11) -- My story, your story, our story -- history / Jane Yolen (p.13) -- The wish-ring / Martha Holloway (p.17) -- The walkin' catfish / Doc McConnell (p.21) -- The hole that will not stay filled / Kathryn Windham (p.23) -- Could this be paradise? / Steve Sanfield (p.28) -- The bee, the harp, the mouse, and the bumclock / Gwenda LedBetter (p.31) -- A friend of my father / Maggi Kerr Peirce (p.38) -- Orange cheeks / Jay O'Callahan (p.40) -- The seal skin / Lynn Rubright (p.46) -- Wicked John and the Devil / Jackie Torrence (p.51) -- Lincoln's famous beard / Lucille and Bren Breneman (p.59) -- A bell for Shorty / Jim May (p.63) -- The woodcutter's story / Nancy Schimmel (p.70)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781879991019
Lccn
91030058 /AC
System control number
ocm24283905
Label
Best-loved stories told at the National Storytelling Festival, selected by the National Association for the Preservation and Perpetuation of Storytelling
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): How Caedmon got his hymn / Robert P. Creed (p.75) -- Cindy Ellie / Mary Carter Smith (p.83) -- Cap o'rushes / Ellin Greene (p.91) -- The legend of Charley Parkhurst / Hector Lee (p.96) -- One day, one night / Joe Hayes (p.104) -- Flowers and freckle cream / Elizabeth Ellis (p.107) -- The princess and the dove / Mary Hamilton (p.110) -- The first motorcycle in Black Mountain / David Holt (p.115) -- Marie Jolie / J.J. Reneaux (p.117) -- Carna and the boots of seven strides / Bill Harley (p.123) -- The day the cow ate my britches / Ray Hicks (p.132) -- Possum, turtle, and the wolves / Doug Elliott (p.135) -- Black hair / Brenda Wong Aoki (p.142)
  • Contents (cont.): The pinch-hitter / Michael Parent (p.147) -- Morgan and the pot o' brains / Milbre Burch (p.153) -- The innkeeper's wise daughter / Peninnah Schram (p.158) -- Willie the bug-man / Susan Klein (p.163) -- A fisherman and his wife / Carol L. Birch (p.168) -- The two sons / Alice McGill (p.172) -- Jack and the silver keys / Duncan Williamson (p.175) -- C-R-A-Z-Y / Donald Davis (p.190) -- The sword of wood / Doug Lipman (p.206) -- The girl and the ghost / Laura Simms (p.21) -- No news / The folktellers (p.217) -- The wise shoemaker of Studena / Syd Lieberman (p.219) -- Index (p.222)
  • Contents: How this book came to be (p.11) -- My story, your story, our story -- history / Jane Yolen (p.13) -- The wish-ring / Martha Holloway (p.17) -- The walkin' catfish / Doc McConnell (p.21) -- The hole that will not stay filled / Kathryn Windham (p.23) -- Could this be paradise? / Steve Sanfield (p.28) -- The bee, the harp, the mouse, and the bumclock / Gwenda LedBetter (p.31) -- A friend of my father / Maggi Kerr Peirce (p.38) -- Orange cheeks / Jay O'Callahan (p.40) -- The seal skin / Lynn Rubright (p.46) -- Wicked John and the Devil / Jackie Torrence (p.51) -- Lincoln's famous beard / Lucille and Bren Breneman (p.59) -- A bell for Shorty / Jim May (p.63) -- The woodcutter's story / Nancy Schimmel (p.70)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781879991019
Lccn
91030058 /AC
System control number
ocm24283905

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