Anansi finds a fool : an Ashanti tale
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Published
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c1992.
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
0803711654 (library)
Physical Desc
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
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Arlington - Children's[FOLKTALE] J 398.2 GENERALChecked Out
Bedford - Children'sJ 398.2 Trickster tales AarOn Shelf
Belmont Benton - Children'sJ FAIRY TALES AARStorage
Cambridge Central Square - Children'sJ 398.2 Aardema ANAOn Shelf
Concord - Children'sJ PIC TALES AardemaOn Shelf
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Published
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c1992.
Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Language
English
ISBN
0803711654 (library)
UPC
9780803711655

Notes

General Note
A retelling of Robert S. Rattray's story beginning on p. 253 in his book, Akan-Ashanti folk-tales published by the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1930.
Description
Lazy Anansi seeks to trick someone into doing the heavy work of laying his fish trap, but instead he is fooled into doing the job himself. Anansi, in human form, is tricked by Bonsu when they go fishing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Aardema, V., Waldman, B., & Rattray, R. S. 1. (1992). Anansi finds a fool: an Ashanti tale . Dial Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Aardema, Verna, Bryna. Waldman and R. S. 1881-1938. Rattray. 1992. Anansi Finds a Fool: An Ashanti Tale. Dial Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Aardema, Verna, Bryna. Waldman and R. S. 1881-1938. Rattray. Anansi Finds a Fool: An Ashanti Tale Dial Books for Young Readers, 1992.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Aardema, Verna., Bryna Waldman, and R. S. 1881-1938 Rattray. Anansi Finds a Fool: An Ashanti Tale Dial Books for Young Readers, 1992.

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