Touching the distance: Native American riddle-poems

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Browndeer Press,
Pub. Date:
[1998]
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1st ed.
Language:
English
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A riddle is a question with a surprising answer. A poem is an unexpected view of the world around us. Combine the two, and you have this collection of twenty-two riddle-poems gathered from Native American sources by Brian Swann, a preeminent scholar, poet, and collector of riddles from around the globe. With stunning illustrations, this remarkable book encourages all to see the world anew.
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9780152008048
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subject_facet American poetry -- Juvenile literature, Children's poetry, American, Indian riddles -- Juvenile literature, Indian riddles -- Juvenile poetry, Literature, Poetry, Riddles
title_display Touching the distance : Native American riddle-poems
title_full Touching the distance : Native American riddle-poems / Brian Swann ; illustrated by Maria Rendon
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