The Maidu Indian Myths and Stories of Hánc'ibyjim

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William Shipley
Heydey Books, in conjunction with Rick Heide, Jan 1, 1991 - Fiction - 181 pages
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A stunning combination of master storytelling and deft translation, with a foreword by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gary Snyder.

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The Maidu Indian myths and stories of HĂ¡nc'ibyjim

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In 1912, Roland B. Dixon published a dual Maidu/English edition of a large number of myths collected from the Maidu storyteller Hanc'ibyjim. Returning to the original Maidu transcriptions, Shipley ... Read full review

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Trickster tales should be read sparingly to crafty boys. Read full review

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