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Why the possum's tail is bare

Bannon, Kay T

Why the possum's tail is bare : a Cherokee folk tale

Rabbit is jealous of Possum's fine bushy tail, and plans a trick to humiliate him in front of the other animals.


by Kay Thorpe Bannon and illustrated by Laura Powell

English main text. Illustrations subtitled with key vocabulary words in Cherokee syllabary, with transliterations and English translation of Cherokee vocabulary words at bottom of facing page.

"Adapted for Cherokee preschool children. October 23, 2000."--title page.

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