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The Resource Eye of newt and toe of frog, adder's fork and lizard's leg : the lore and mythology of amphibians and reptiles, Marty Crump ; in collaboration with Danté B. Fenolio

Eye of newt and toe of frog, adder's fork and lizard's leg : the lore and mythology of amphibians and reptiles, Marty Crump ; in collaboration with Danté B. Fenolio

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Eye of newt and toe of frog, adder's fork and lizard's leg : the lore and mythology of amphibians and reptiles
Title
Eye of newt and toe of frog, adder's fork and lizard's leg
Title remainder
the lore and mythology of amphibians and reptiles
Statement of responsibility
Marty Crump ; in collaboration with Danté B. Fenolio
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Eye of newt and toe of frog, adder's fork and lizard's leg : the lore and mythology of amphibians and reptiles, Marty Crump ; in collaboration with Danté B. Fenolio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Talk to the animals -- In the beginning : creation myths -- Snakes : "good" or "evil"? -- Songs and thunderbolts : frogs, snakes, and rain -- A second chance : frogs, snakes, and rebirth -- Of love, morals, and death : amphibians and reptiles in folktales -- The lighter side : trickster tales and "how" and "why" stories -- Tailless wonders, naked serpents, and fire lizards : perception of amphibians through folk beliefs -- Marshmallow-eaters, Methuselahs, spiny-backs, were-lizards, and protectors : perception of reptiles through folk beliefs -- Move aside, Viagra : reptile sexual power -- Pick your poison -- blood, venom, skin, or bones : folk medicines -- Like a hell-broth, boil and bubble : witchcraft and magic -- "How 'bout them toad suckers" : other ways we use amphibians and reptiles -- Singing tuatara from their holes
Control code
ocn902656888
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
viii, 320 pages
Isbn
9780226116006
Lccn
2015012981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40025456969
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226116006
  • (OCoLC)902656888
  • (Sirsi) b14207679
Label
Eye of newt and toe of frog, adder's fork and lizard's leg : the lore and mythology of amphibians and reptiles, Marty Crump ; in collaboration with Danté B. Fenolio
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Talk to the animals -- In the beginning : creation myths -- Snakes : "good" or "evil"? -- Songs and thunderbolts : frogs, snakes, and rain -- A second chance : frogs, snakes, and rebirth -- Of love, morals, and death : amphibians and reptiles in folktales -- The lighter side : trickster tales and "how" and "why" stories -- Tailless wonders, naked serpents, and fire lizards : perception of amphibians through folk beliefs -- Marshmallow-eaters, Methuselahs, spiny-backs, were-lizards, and protectors : perception of reptiles through folk beliefs -- Move aside, Viagra : reptile sexual power -- Pick your poison -- blood, venom, skin, or bones : folk medicines -- Like a hell-broth, boil and bubble : witchcraft and magic -- "How 'bout them toad suckers" : other ways we use amphibians and reptiles -- Singing tuatara from their holes
Control code
ocn902656888
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
viii, 320 pages
Isbn
9780226116006
Lccn
2015012981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40025456969
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226116006
  • (OCoLC)902656888
  • (Sirsi) b14207679

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