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The Resource A calendar of festivals, retold by Cherry Gilchrist ; illustrated by Helen Cann

A calendar of festivals, retold by Cherry Gilchrist ; illustrated by Helen Cann

Label
A calendar of festivals
Title
A calendar of festivals
Statement of responsibility
retold by Cherry Gilchrist ; illustrated by Helen Cann
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of tales and stories recalling the origins of many festivals that are celebrated throughout the world
Cataloging source
LPU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilchrist, Cherry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cann, Helen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Holidays
  • Festivals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A calendar of festivals, retold by Cherry Gilchrist ; illustrated by Helen Cann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 80)
Contents
Purim (Jewish): The story of Esther -- Holi (Hindu): How Krishna stole the butter -- Vesak (Buddhist): The life of the Buddha -- Tanabata (Japanese): The oxherd and the weaving maiden -- Halloween (Celtic): The Halloween changeling -- Christmas (Christian): The story of the birth of Jesus -- Kwanzaa (Caribbean): The Warau people come down to earth -- New Year (Russian): Father Frost
Control code
ocm39512522
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9781901223682
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABZ-4406
Label
A calendar of festivals, retold by Cherry Gilchrist ; illustrated by Helen Cann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 80)
Contents
Purim (Jewish): The story of Esther -- Holi (Hindu): How Krishna stole the butter -- Vesak (Buddhist): The life of the Buddha -- Tanabata (Japanese): The oxherd and the weaving maiden -- Halloween (Celtic): The Halloween changeling -- Christmas (Christian): The story of the birth of Jesus -- Kwanzaa (Caribbean): The Warau people come down to earth -- New Year (Russian): Father Frost
Control code
ocm39512522
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9781901223682
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABZ-4406

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