Jataka tales by Ellen C. Babbitt

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Author Babbitt, Ellen C.
Illustrator Young, Ellsworth, 1866-1952
LoC No. 12040653
Title Jataka tales
Alternate Title The Jatakas: Tales of India
Contents The monkey and the crocodile -- How the turtle saved his own life -- The merchant of Seri -- The turtle who couldn't stop talking -- The ox who won the forfeit -- The sandy road -- The quarrel of the quails -- The measure of rice -- The foolish, timid rabbit -- The wise and the foolish merchant -- The elephant Girly-Face -- The Banyan deer -- The princes and the water-sprite -- The king's white elephant -- The ox who envied the pig -- Grannie's blackie -- The crab and the crane -- Why the owl is not king of the birds.
Credits Produced by Carlos Colón, the University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill and the Online Distributed Proofreading
Team at https://www.pgdp.net (This file was produced from
images generously made available by The Internet Archive)
Language English
LoC Class PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres
Subject Animals -- Folklore
Subject Folklore -- India
Subject Jataka stories, English
Subject Jataka stories
Category Text
EBook-No. 62514
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Feb 3, 2023
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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