Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Tales of India : folk tales from Bengal, Punjab, and Tamil Nadu / illustrations by Svabhu Kohli and Viplov Singh.

Contributor(s): Kohli, Svabhu, 1990- [illustrator.] | Singh, Viplov, 1991- [illustrator.].
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2018Description: 176 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 23 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781452165912 (hbk.) :.Subject(s): Tales -- India -- Bengal | Tales -- India -- Punjab | Tales -- India -- Tamil Nadu | Customs and FolkloreDDC classification: 398.209 Summary: A shape-shifting tiger and a pretentious rat. A generous goddess and a powerful demon. A clever princess and a prince who returns from the dead. This collection of 16 traditional tales transports readers to the beguiling world of Indian folklore. Transcribed by Indian and English folklorists in the 19th century, these stories brim with wit and magic. Fans of fairy tales will encounter familiar favorites - epic quests and talking animals - alongside delightful surprises - an irreverent sense of humour and an array of bold, inspiring heroines.
List(s) this item appears in: International Mindedness | PYP G3 - Storytelling
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title.
Total holds: 0

A shape-shifting tiger and a pretentious rat. A generous goddess and a powerful demon. A clever princess and a prince who returns from the dead. This collection of 16 traditional tales transports readers to the beguiling world of Indian folklore. Transcribed by Indian and English folklorists in the 19th century, these stories brim with wit and magic. Fans of fairy tales will encounter familiar favorites - epic quests and talking animals - alongside delightful surprises - an irreverent sense of humour and an array of bold, inspiring heroines.

Top
Mon

9:00 - 12:45

13:30 - 17:00

Tue

9:00 - 12:45

13:30 - 17:00

Wed

9:00 - 12:45

13:30 - 17:00

Thu

9:00 - 12:45

13:30 - 17:00

Fri

9:00 - 12:45

13:30 - 17:00

030 / 688 33 23 31
library@cosmopolitanschool.de
Room 104, Rückerstr. 09, Berlin