Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales / told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon

Author(s): Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002
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Subjects: African American women--Folklore
Women, Black,--Folklore
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Blue Sky Press, c1995
LC Classification: G, GR
Physical Description: xiii, 112 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Authors: Dillon, Leo
Dillon, Diane
Notes: LCCN: 94033055 /AC
ISBN: 0590473689
ISBN: 0590473700
ISBN: 0590566032 (Limited ed.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]-112)
Contents: Her animal tales: Little girl and Buh Rabby -- Lena and big one tiger -- Marie and redfish -- Miz Hattie gets some company -- Her fairy tales: Catskinella -- Good Blanche, bad Rose, and the talking eggs -- Mary Belle and the mermaid -- Mom Bett and the little ones a-glowing -- Her supernatural: Who you! -- Macie and Boo Hag -- Lonna and cat woman -- Malindy and little devil -- Her folkways and legends: Woman and man started even -- Luella and the tame parrot -- The mer-woman out of the sea -- Annie Christmas -- Her true tales: Millie Evans: plantation times -- Lettice Boyer: from way back -- Mary Lou Thorton: my family
OCLC Number: 30915948
ISBN/ISSN: 0590473689