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Eight dragons on the roof and other tales : traditional dragon stories from China / compiled by Feng Yan ; [edited by Haiyan Chen and Fang Li ; translated from the Chinese by Li Hong, ... [and others]].

Call number: j398.2 EIG
Publisher: South San Francisco, CA : China Books, 2012.
Publication date: 2012.
Subject: Tales -- China -- Juvenile literature.
Dragons -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Title: Eight dragons on the roof and other tales : traditional dragon stories from China / compiled by Feng Yan ; [edited by Haiyan Chen and Fang Li ; translated from the Chinese by Li Hong, ... [and others]].
Physical description: 154 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: Li Jing -- The Dragon King's Daughter -- The Monk Xuan Zhao -- Liu Guanci -- Madam Wei -- Ren Xu -- The Old Dame by the Fenshui River -- The Rakshas and the Sea Market -- The Princess of the West Lake -- Legend of the Four Dragons -- Dragon Dance at Lantern Festival Time -- The Bright Pearl -- The Looking-to-Mother Shoal -- The Dragon Eye -- Eight Dragons on the Roof -- Geshan and Dragon Pearl -- Two Magic Gourds -- Princess Anpo -- The Story of White Dragon Mountain -- The Gorge Opened by Mistake -- Baotu Spring -- The Legend of Green Dragon Pond -- Dragon Mother's Temple -- Tripod Lake and Golden Lotus Flowers -- Meidan the Dragon's Daughter -- The Dragon King's Daughter and Guanyin -- The Nine Dragons and the Tiantai Mountains -- The Copper Kettle with the Leaky Bottom -- Dragon-Lions and Dragon Pearls -- The Yanyu Herb and the Greedy Dragon -- Carving Dragons -- The Dragon Tablet -- A Dragon and Phoenix Match -- Dragon Girl
Summary note: "Collection of traditional folktales from China dating from myths and legends to the 19th Century; all stories feature a dragon theme or motif"-- Provided by publisher.
Added author: Yan, Feng.
Chen, Haiyan, 1945-
Li, Fang.
Hong, Li.
ISBN: 9780835100045 (pbk.)
0835100049 (pbk.)
LCCN: 2011038953
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1370096
Bib No.: 1370096

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