Best-loved stories told at the National Storytelling Festival

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National Storytelling Press, Oct 1, 1991 - Performing Arts - 223 pages
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A collection of thirty-seven traditional and adapted folk and fairy tales, original tales, true narratives, and ghost stories, told at the annual National Storytelling Festival from 1973 to 1990. Includes information about the storytellers, the tales, and

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Book Description: Jonesborough, TN, USA: National Association for the Preservation and Perpetuation of Storytelling, 1991. Soft Cover. Very Good . 8vo - over " - " tall. 20th anniversary edition. Read full review

Best Loved Stories: Told at the National Storytelling Festival

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This is a salmagundi of stories--a dish of highly flavored and varied ingredients, each contributing its distinctive taste to a savory mixture. Some of the entries are lively retellings of such ... Read full review

Contents

How This Book Came to Be
11
Could This Be Paradise?
28
The Seal Skin
46
Lincolns Famous Beard
59
How Caedmon Got His Hymn
75
Cap o Rushes
91
One Day One Night
104
Marie Jolie
117
The Day the Cow Ate My Britches
132
The PinchHitter
147
Willie the BugMan
163
CRAZY
190
The Sword of Wood
206
The Wise Shoemaker of Studena
219
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