Kavita Ram Shrestha,Sarah Lamstein's From the Mango Tree and Other Folktales from Nepal (World PDF

By Kavita Ram Shrestha,Sarah Lamstein

ISBN-10: 1563083787

ISBN-13: 9781563083785

From a sector of stunning attractiveness, light humans, and deep spirituality come a number of the world's such a lot spell binding stories. This choice of stories, the one one in every of its style presently to be had within the usa, introduces readers to the treasures of an old and speedily altering tradition. chosen and translated via Kavita Ram Shrestha of Nepal and edited through Sarah Lamstein, the 15 tales variety in tone from the playful "King foolish and Minister Sloppy" to the haunting "Uttis Tree." The stories are supplemented by means of colour images, line drawings, and an advent to the historical past, geography, and tradition of the rustic. A beneficiant bibliography leads readers to extra resources.

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