Tales from the Rain Forest

By: Dorson, Mercedes & Wilmot, Jeanne

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This copy has been SIGNED by Jeanne Wilmot on the title page! The unknown is often frightening, the forces of nature sometimes overwhelming. Since our appearance on the planet, people have been trying to understand the natural world and their relationship to it. "Tales From the Rain Forest," a fascinating collection of myths and legends, explores the mysteries of life through the eyes of the Amazonian Indians of Brazil. Translated from the Portuguese and adapted from numerous sources, these tales offer a glimpse into the village life, surroundings, and beliefs of the Amazonian Indians. Barry Lopez foreword saying "The stories in Tales From the Rain Forest come to us like a birdsong out of the Brazilian night."

Title: Tales from the Rain Forest

Author Name: Dorson, Mercedes & Wilmot, Jeanne

Categories: Modern First Editions, Essays,

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Publisher: Hopewell, Ecco: 1997

ISBN Number: 0880015675

ISBN Number 13: 9780880015677

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4880