The Resource Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram

Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram

Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales
Title
Solomon and the ant
Title remainder
and other Jewish folktales
Statement of responsibility
retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronologically arranged collection of more than forty Jewish folktales with commentary, including "The Seven Questions of Alexander the Great," "A Special Way of Thinking," and "Which One Was Blind?"
Additional physical form
Table of contents available via the World Wide Web.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oberman, Sheldon
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schram, Peninnah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Tales
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005020115.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- Solomon and the ant -- The smell of money -- The starling's answer -- Solomon's ring of wisdom -- Enough -- Golden plates -- The seven questions of Alexander the Great -- Who knows? -- The special ingredient -- A special way of thinking -- The magic seed -- The true jewel of their father -- The worst poison -- The inquisitor's test -- The wisdom of a bird -- The wound that did not heal -- The mouse that went looking for a husband -- Teaching a wolf -- What do you want to be? -- Sharp as a diamond -- Give her what you want -- The rich man's reward -- The shepherd's pipe -- Don't ask -- Changing a mind -- Softening a heart -- The coachman's answer -- The prince who thought he was a rooster -- Things should match -- Juha's nail -- What his father did -- Tales of Chelm: The wrong kind of horse ; How not to train a cow ; A lot of sense ; Chelm law -- A holy fool -- Which one was more blind? -- A head full of dreams -- The riddling woman -- The hiding place -- The crowded house -- Never afraid again -- The best merchandise
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781590783078
Lccn
2005020115
Note
Children's Coll., cop. [1]-2.
System control number
  • 2676325-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2676325
  • (Sirsi) o61229578
  • (OCoLC)61229578
Label
Solomon and the ant : and other Jewish folktales, retold by Sheldon Oberman ; introduction and commentary by Peninnah Schram
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005020115.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- Solomon and the ant -- The smell of money -- The starling's answer -- Solomon's ring of wisdom -- Enough -- Golden plates -- The seven questions of Alexander the Great -- Who knows? -- The special ingredient -- A special way of thinking -- The magic seed -- The true jewel of their father -- The worst poison -- The inquisitor's test -- The wisdom of a bird -- The wound that did not heal -- The mouse that went looking for a husband -- Teaching a wolf -- What do you want to be? -- Sharp as a diamond -- Give her what you want -- The rich man's reward -- The shepherd's pipe -- Don't ask -- Changing a mind -- Softening a heart -- The coachman's answer -- The prince who thought he was a rooster -- Things should match -- Juha's nail -- What his father did -- Tales of Chelm: The wrong kind of horse ; How not to train a cow ; A lot of sense ; Chelm law -- A holy fool -- Which one was more blind? -- A head full of dreams -- The riddling woman -- The hiding place -- The crowded house -- Never afraid again -- The best merchandise
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781590783078
Lccn
2005020115
Note
Children's Coll., cop. [1]-2.
System control number
  • 2676325-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2676325
  • (Sirsi) o61229578
  • (OCoLC)61229578

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