Stories from the Silk Road / retold by Cherry Gilchrist ; illustrated by Nilesh Mistry

Author(s): Gilchrist, Cherry
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Subjects: Tales, Medieval
Tales--Asia, Central
Folklore--Asia, Central
Silk Road--Juvenile literature
Asia--Antiquities--Juvenile literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Barefoot Books, 1999
LC Classification: P, PZ
Physical Description: 80 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Additional Authors: Ill : Mistry, Nilesh
Notes: ISBN: 1902283252 :$19.95
Contents: Woven wind -- The bride with the horse's head -- The jade gate -- Monkey and the river dragon -- Dunhuang--the city of sands -- White cloud fairy -- Demons & dragons of the Taklamakan -- The enchanted garden -- Kashgar Caravanserai -- The magic saddlebag -- Heavenly horses of the Kirghiz -- Clever Ashik -- The splendors of Samarkand -- A rainbow in silk
Summary: Stories from the journey along the ancient trade route between East and West. Includes tales of dragons, demons, goddesses and spirits, with sumptuous illustrations and intriguing facts
OCLC Number: 42369981
ISBN/ISSN: 1902283252