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Chinese children's favorite stories / text and illustrations by Mingmei Yip.

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Author/Creator:
Yip, Mingmei.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2004
Imprint:
Tokyo ; Rutland, VT : Tuttle Pub., c2004.
Format:
  • Book
  • 96 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents:
  • The fish-basket goddess
  • The mouse bride
  • Dream of the butterfly
  • The cowherd and the spinning girl
  • The ghost catcher
  • The frog who lived in a well
  • Chang-E flies to the moon
  • The wolf and the scholar
  • Playing the qin for the water buffalo
  • Carp jumping over the dragon gate
  • How the fox tricked the tiger
  • The Monkey King turns the heavenly palace upside down
  • The monkey Wu Kong learns his lesson.
Summary:
A collection of children's legends and tales from China. This volume of beloved Chinese stories contains a delightful selection from the rich store of Chinese folklore and legend. Discover the many delightful animal characters as well as Chang-E, the famous Eight Immortals, and Guan Yin, goddess of compassion. Retold for an international audience, the beautifully illustrated stories will give children aged six to ten in other countries a glimpse into both the tradition and culture of China. - Publisher.
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ISBN:
0804835896
9780804835893

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