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1 Bierhorst, John Lightning Inside You: And Other Native American Riddles
New York, NY William Morrow & Company 1992 0688095828 / 9780688095826 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Brierley, Louise 
104 pp, quarterbound w/light brown boards w/dark brown cloth covered spine w/glossy blu-brown-wht-yel-green dj w/color wraparound illustration. Collection of 140 riddles translated from twenty different languages, including Aztec, Comanche, Maya, Onondaga, Pawnee, and Quechua. It contains examples of courtship riddling, hunter's riddling, lifepor-death riddling, story riddling and others. 
Price: 11.26 USD
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2 Bierhorst, John On the Road of Stars : Native American Night Poems and Sleep Charms
New York, NY Macmillan Publishing Co. 1994 0027097358 / 9780027097351 First Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Remainder Pedersen, Judy 
unpaginated, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/red cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, dj orange w/black lettering w/brown-orange-tan illustrated dj front & blu-black-brown illustrated back, color illustrated endpapers. A collection of Native American night poems, sleep charms, and other special night songs intended to soothe, heal, bring dreams or make sleep irresistible. black rem bottom edge, front ffep rubbed in upper corner. 
Price: 9.35 USD
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3 Perrault, Charles and translated by Bierhorst, John The Glass Slipper : Charles Perrault's Tales of Times Past
New York, NY Four Winds Press 1981 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Good Miller, Mitchell 
114 pp, red boards w/red cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, dark grey dj w/gilt lettering & wht-gilt pictorial front & back. A modern translation of "Sleeping Beauty," "Puss in Boots," "Little Red Riding Hood," and "Cinderella." The stories were first published in 1697, and John Bierhorst's translation recaptures the fluent idiom of the original storyteller - who was not Perrault, but an anonymous woman who may have been a servant in the Perrault household. three small tears dj front, dj in brodart protector. 
Price: 24.61 USD
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