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Totkv mocvse = New fire : Creek folktales / by Earnest Gouge ; translated by Jack B. Martin, Margaret McKane Mauldin, and Juanita McGirt ; foreword by Craig Womack.

Author/creator Gouge, Earnest, approximately 1865-1955
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNorman : University of Oklahoma Press, ©2004.
Descriptionxxxiii, 132 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
Parallel title New fire
Contents The three brothers and the spotted horse -- The hunter and his dogs -- Tug-of-war between tie-snakes -- The hunters' wives -- The stork father -- Rabbit steals fire -- Turtle is beaten by three mothers -- Rabbit rides wolf -- Turtle races wolf -- The young man who turned into a snake -- Man defeats a giant lizard -- Man races a snake -- Rabbit traps lion on the other side of the ocean -- Rabbit seeks wisdom from God -- Two boys become thunder -- Tiger helps man defeat a giant lizard -- Rabbit tries to straighten riverbeds -- Twisted horn steals man's heart -- Old dog saves master from long claws -- Doe killed by hunter, becomes his wife -- Buzzard doctors rabbit -- Cow wants a knife -- Hunter captured by eagle -- Whistling man helps hunter -- Hunter taken to the deer cave -- Man races a lizard -- Turtle tried to look up women's dresses -- Wolf wants to become spotted -- Girl abducted by lion.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
LCCN 2003063423
ISBN0806135883 (alk. paper)

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