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How music came to the world

an ancient Mexican myth

by Hal Ober

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aztecs -- Folklore.,
  • Aztec mythology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Music -- Folklore.,
  • Aztecs -- Folklore.,
  • Indians of Mexico -- Folklore.,
  • Music -- Folklore.

  • About the Edition

    Retells a Mexican legend in which the sky god and the wind god bring music from Sun"s house to the Earth.

    Edition Notes

    Statementretold by Hal Ober ; illustrated by Carol Ober.
    GenreJuvenile literature., Folklore.
    ContributionsOber, Carol, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1219.76.F65 O24 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1403303M
    ISBN 100395675235
    LC Control Number93011330
    OCLC/WorldCa28333194

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