Afro-American Folktales Stories from Black Traditions in the New World

By: Abrahams, Roger, editor

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Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library Series; B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 6.10 X 1.10 inches; xxii, 327 pages; Soft cover has a grey spine with grey and red lettering. Slight rubbing to covers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w drawings. "...masterful survey of taletelling in the black world by showing the vital forms African stories took as they entered the New World. These 107 tales come from the canefields of the antebellum South, the villages of the Caribbean islands, and the streets of contemporary Philadelphia...."

Title: Afro-American Folktales Stories from Black Traditions in the New World

Author Name: Abrahams, Roger, editor

Categories: Cultural History, European History, American History, Geography, Education, Fairy Tales/Folk Lore, social history, Reference, anthropology/language/linguistics, Fiction, African American History, Literature/Poetry/Classics,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1985

ISBN Number: 0394728858

ISBN Number 13: 9780394728858

Binding: First Printing; Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 8064

Keywords: Folk Tales; Folk Lore; African American History; Cultural History; Cultural Anthropology; Social History; Mythology; African History; Fairy Tales;,