A collection of folktales from various cultures illuminate the mother-daughter relationship.
Originally published: Mother and daughter tales. New York : Abbeville Kids, 1996.
|Statement||[retold by] Josephine Evetts-Secker ; [illustrated by] Helen Cann|
|Contributions||Cann, Helen, 1969- ill|
|LC Classifications||PZ8.1.E9565 Mo 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010041252|
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