Pueblo Indian folk-stories

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Charles F. Lummis's profound understanding of Indian and Spanish culture in the American Southwest is reflected in this collection of thirty-two myths centering around the Pueblo of Isleta on the Rio Grande. In adapting these traditional oral tales, Lummis drew on his experience of living at Isleta and his familiarity with the native language. originally published in 1894, Pueblo Indian Folk-Stories is as enchanting as ever. Seven elders seated around a campfire take turns telling about Antelope Boy. the fabled coyote, the man who married the moon, the snake-girls, the sobbing pine, the feathered barbers, the hero twins, the revengeful fawns, and other natural and supernatural entities. Beautifully wrought, these wisdom and initiation stories speak to all who have not lost their sense of wonder.
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ils:.b10641075 Book Books English The Century Co., 1910. x, 257 p. incl. illus., plates. front. 20 cm.
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subject_facet Indians of North America -- Folklore
Pueblo Indians -- Folklore
title_display Pueblo Indian folk-stories
title_full Pueblo Indian folk-stories / by Charles F. Lummis ; introduction to the Bison Book edition by Robert F. Gish
Pueblo Indian folk-stories, by Charles F. Lummis .
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Indians of North America
Pueblo Indians