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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0763636460, Hardcover)Celebrate the slyest trickster tales from around the world in a lavish volume that gives a well-loved story tradition its rightful due.
Enter (carefully) the world of the tricksters, those wily creatures who lie their way out of trouble, cheat when they get a chance, and devise elaborate tricks to get what they want —- with delightfully unpredictable results. This truly diverse, elegantly illustrated collection follows such clever characters as Anansi, Coyote, Brer Rabbit, and others who play a role in a multicultural array of storytelling traditions, from African to Inuit to European, Tibetan to Native American to Japanese.
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An illustrated collection of tales featuring notable trickster characters such as Raven and Hare, from the folk traditions of many countries.
An edition of this book was published by Candlewick Press.
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