Why Snails Have Shells Minority and Han Folktales of China by Carolyn Han
  

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Why Snails Have Shells Minority and Han Folktales of China by Carolyn Han

The twenty stories that comprise this collection reflect some of the ethnic diversity of China. Through a cast of familiar animals, we get a glimpse of the cultures from which the stories emanate. Besides their literary value, these tales convey moral instruction. Each tale is enhanced with an illustration by Li Ji.

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Format

Paperback
80 pages

Author

Carolyn Han
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Publisher

University of Hawai'i Press

Publication date

31st December 1993

ISBN

9780824815059


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