Grandmothers' stories : wise woman tales from many cultures / retold by Burleigh Mutén ; illustrated by Sîan Bailey.
By: Mutén, Burleigh.
Contributor(s): Bailey, Siân.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Barefoot Books, ©1999Edition: 1st ed.Description: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1902283244; 9781902283241.Subject(s): Grandmothers -- Folklore | Children's stories | Women -- Folklore | Fairy tales | Aged women -- Folklore | Women -- Folklore | Folklore | Children's stories | Grandmothers | WomenGenre/Form: Children's stories. | Audiobooks. | Folklore. | Children's audiobooks.DDC classification: 398.2 LOC classification: GR470 | .M88 1999
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Includes bibliographical references (page 80).
The midwife and the djinn (Sengalese) -- The old woman who was not afraid (Japanese) -- Grandmother's basket (Russian) -- The woman in the moon (Hawaiian) -- The beautiful crone of Córdoba (Mexican) -- Go ask the wise woman (Irish) -- Old Mother Holle (German) -- The old woman who was right (Swedish) -- Sources.
A collection of stories from around the world about grandmothers - some adventurous, some daring, some magical, and all of them wise, independent, and energetic.