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Tales of the North American Indians

Stith Thompson

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Tales of the North American Indians is an anthology of Native American tales by Stith Thompson, who was a Professor of English and Folklore at Indiana University. Chapters include: Mythological Stories; Mythical Incidents; Trickster Tales; Hero Tales; Journeys to the Other World; Animal Wives and Husbands; Miscellaneous Tales; Tales Borrowed From Europeans; and, Bible Stories.

This book has 189 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1929. In the public domain because copyright was not renewed on time.

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