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The Resource At the font of the marvelous : exploring oral narrative and mythic imagery of the Iroquois and their neighbors, Anthony Wonderley

At the font of the marvelous : exploring oral narrative and mythic imagery of the Iroquois and their neighbors, Anthony Wonderley

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At the font of the marvelous : exploring oral narrative and mythic imagery of the Iroquois and their neighbors
Title
At the font of the marvelous
Title remainder
exploring oral narrative and mythic imagery of the Iroquois and their neighbors
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Wonderley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The folktales and myths of the Iroquois and their Algonquian neighbors rank among the most imaginatively rich and narratively coherent traditions in North America. Inspired by these wondrous tales, Anthony Wonderley explores their significance to the Iroquois and Algonquian religion and worldview."
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wonderley, Anthony Wayne
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Iroquois and their neighbors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iroquois Indians
  • Algonquian Indians
  • Indian mythology
  • Indian mythology
  • Oral history
  • Oral history
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • New York (State)
  • Ontario
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Algonquian Indians
  • Folklore
  • Indian mythology
  • Iroquois Indians
  • Manners and customs
  • Oral history
  • New York (State)
  • Ontario
Label
At the font of the marvelous : exploring oral narrative and mythic imagery of the Iroquois and their neighbors, Anthony Wonderley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-181) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : oral narrative of the Iroquois and their neighbors -- Iroquois star lore : what does it mean? -- War in the west : nineteenth-century Iroquois legends of conquest -- Killer lizards, Eldritch fish, and horned serpents -- Old good twin : Sky Holder during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- The story of Windigo -- The friendly visitor : an Iroquois stone giant goes calling in Algonquian country -- Mythic imagery in Iroquoian archaeology
Control code
ocn759158760
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815651376
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 946784
  • 22573/ctt1hzbkzq
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158760
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
At the font of the marvelous : exploring oral narrative and mythic imagery of the Iroquois and their neighbors, Anthony Wonderley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-181) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : oral narrative of the Iroquois and their neighbors -- Iroquois star lore : what does it mean? -- War in the west : nineteenth-century Iroquois legends of conquest -- Killer lizards, Eldritch fish, and horned serpents -- Old good twin : Sky Holder during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- The story of Windigo -- The friendly visitor : an Iroquois stone giant goes calling in Algonquian country -- Mythic imagery in Iroquoian archaeology
Control code
ocn759158760
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815651376
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 946784
  • 22573/ctt1hzbkzq
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158760
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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