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Author Withers, Carl.

Title Painting the moon : a folktale from Estonia / Retold: Carl Withers. Illus: Adrienne Adams.

Imprint [1st ed.] New York, E. P. Dutton [1970] 29 p. col. illus. 27 cm.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    jC 398.47 W    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    jC 398.47 WIT    Available
Note Based on Die Farber des Mondes (German translation of Kuutorvajad) from Harry Jannsen's collection: Marchen und Sagen des estnischen Volkes (1888). In order to dim the moon's light, the devil tries to paint it with pitch, a project that is only partially successful.
Subject Folklore -- Estonia.
Added Author Adams, Adrienne.
ISBN 525365818

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