The people could fly : American Black folktales / told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon.
By: Hamilton, Virginia.
Contributor(s): Dillon, Leo [ill.] | Dillon, Diane [ill.].Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, c1985Edition: 1st ed.Description: xii, 178 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0394869257; 0394969251 (lib. bdg.).Subject(s): Afro-Americans -- Folklore | Tales -- United States | Afro-Americans -- Folklore | Folklore -- United StatesDDC classification: 398.2/08996073 Summary: Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope.
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Bibliography: p. 175-178.
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope.