Cover of: The people could fly | Virginia Hamilton

The people could fly

American Black folktales

1st ed.

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 175-178.

Genre Folklore.


Dewey Decimal Class 398.2/08996073
Library of Congress PZ8.1.H154 Pe 1985

The Physical Object

Pagination xii, 178 p. :
Number of pages 178

ID Numbers

Open Library OL2862159M
Internet Archive peoplecouldflyam00hami
ISBN 10 0394869257, 0394969251
LC Control Number 84025020
Library Thing 130711
Goodreads 2444105 2443618

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