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The Resource Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott

Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott

Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti
Title
Anansi the spider
Title remainder
a tale from the Ashanti
Statement of responsibility
adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In trying to determine which of his six sons to reward for saving his life, Anansi the Spider is responsible for placing the moon in the sky
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1973.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDermott, Gerald
Dewey number
398.2/452/54409667
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.M159
  • PS3563.A273
LC item number
  • An
  • A53 1972
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McDermott, Gerald
  • Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Onyame (Akan deity)
  • Gods, African
  • Spiders
  • Brothers
  • Cooperation
  • Rescues
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Folklore
  • Anansi (Legendary character)
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Brothers
  • Cooperation
  • Folklore
  • Gods, African
  • Onyame (Akan deity)
  • Origin of the Moon
  • Rescues
  • Spiders
  • Ashanti (African people)
  • Ashanti
  • Ghana
  • Moon
  • Ghana
  • Ghana
  • Moon
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Color separation in 4 colors with the outline in ink
  • "Anansi the spider is adapted from an animated film by Gerald McDermott produced by Landmark Production Incorporated."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
41 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780805003109
Lccn
76150028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3091334
  • (OCoLC)363991
  • (OCoLC)ocm00363991
  • 3091334
Label
Anansi the spider : a tale from the Ashanti, adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Color separation in 4 colors with the outline in ink
  • "Anansi the spider is adapted from an animated film by Gerald McDermott produced by Landmark Production Incorporated."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
41 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780805003109
Lccn
76150028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3091334
  • (OCoLC)363991
  • (OCoLC)ocm00363991
  • 3091334

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