American Indian Myths and Legends (The Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library)

American Indian Myths and Legends (The Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library)

Richard Erdoes, Alfonso Ortiz


This exceptional assortment gathers one hundred sixty stories from eighty tribal gathers to provide a wealthy and energetic landscape of the local American mythic historical past. From all around the continent come stories of construction and love, of heroes and conflict, of animals, tricksters, and the tip of the area. Alfonso Ortiz, an eminent anthropologist, and Richard Erdoes, an artist and grasp storyteller, Indian voices within the most sensible folkloric assets of the 19th century to make this the main entire and real quantity of yank Indian myths to be had anywhere.

With black-and-white drawings throughout
Part of the Pantheon Fairy story and Folklore Library

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