Why the sun and the moon live in the sky: an African folktale

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Houghton Mifflin,
Pub. Date:
1996.
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English
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Sun and his wife, the moon, lived on Earth and built a large house so that the water people could visit. But so many poured in that they were forced to move to the sky.
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Full title why the sun and the moon live in the sky an african folktale
Author dayrell elphinstone
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subject_facet Folklore -- Africa, Folklore -- Nigeria
title_display Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale
title_full Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale / by Elphinstone Dayrell ; illustrations by Blair Lent
title_short Why the sun and the moon live in the sky :
title_sub an African folktale
topic_facet Africa, Folklore