Anansi, the spider man: Jamaican folk tales

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Crowell, Jun 1, 1954 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 112 pages
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Anansi is endowed with the ability to become a spider when that form is more convenient to his purpose

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User Review  - trevordyett - LibraryThing

a. Summary: This is a Jamaican folktale with many different animals interacting with Anansi the Spider Man. Anansi interacts with Tiger, Turtle, Pigeon, Alligator, Crab, and others. Each animal has a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jobiska (Cindy) - Goodreads

This is my favorite of the various retellings of the Anansi stories I've read. It's infused with humor (the chapter with the story of the yams, Tiki Tiki Boom Boom, is a perennial favorite of mine ... Read full review

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Who Was Anansi? i
1
Anansi and the Old Hag
20
Kisander
35
Copyright

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Anansi The Spider Man
Anansi, The Spider Man, is a compilation of Jamaican folktales about a cunning spider who delights in tricking other animals. Marcia Brown uses sharply ...
www.albany.edu/ museum/ wwwmuseum/ Brown/ Anansi_about.html

6-321 / by Michael Laser
Anansi the Spider Man by Sherlock, Philip. JU 398.2 She. A collection of Jamaican folktales about the wonderful character Anansi, who was both a man and a ...
www.princeton.lib.nj.us/ children/ books/ documents/ anansi_trifold.doc

USM de Grummond Collection - MARCIA BROWN PAPERS
Anansi, the Spider Man (1954) is a collection of Jamaican folk tales. For this title the collection has both pen and ink and watercolor illustrations. ...
www.lib.usm.edu/ ~degrum/ html/ research/ findaids/ brownmar.htm

The Eastman Collection
Anansi, the spider man : Jamaican folk tales. Sherlock, Philip Manderson, Sir. 398.2 Sh552a. Anansi, the spider man; Jamaican folk tales, ...
www.akronlibrary.org/ internetresources/ sc/ finding/ eastman.pdf