The Tree in the Moon: And Other Legends of Plants and Trees

The Tree in the Moon: And Other Legends of Plants and Trees

by Rosalind Kerven, Bryna Waldman
     
 
Rosalind Kerven follows her collection of Legends of the Animal World with another about plants, trees, and flowers. The stories are drawn from many corners of the world: Australia (Aboriginal), North America (American Indian), England, Ireland, India, Japan, Malaysia, Tahiti, West Africa. They include stories about trees turning into wicked witches and beautiful

Overview

Rosalind Kerven follows her collection of Legends of the Animal World with another about plants, trees, and flowers. The stories are drawn from many corners of the world: Australia (Aboriginal), North America (American Indian), England, Ireland, India, Japan, Malaysia, Tahiti, West Africa. They include stories about trees turning into wicked witches and beautiful women, tribal myths about the origin of fire and flowers, and how the first banyan tree fell from the moon. There are fairies and ghosts, kings and princesses, magic and mysticism, coloring tales of humor, romance and tragedy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521342698
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/01/1989
Series:
Cambridge Legends Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.35(d)
Age Range:
7 - 11 Years

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