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Black rainbow : legends of the Incas and myths of ancient Peru

Bierhorst, John. (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 131 p. : ill ; 23 cm.
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  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [1976]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: The Inca land and Inca culture. Religion in ancient Peru. Designing the world. Inca history. Literature. The myth of Coniraya and Cahuillaca.--Legends of the Incas: The rod of gold. Mayta Capac. The storm. The vanishing bride. A messenger in black. The oracle at Huamachuco. The llama herder and the daughter of the sun.--A latter-day legend: Utca Paucar.--Myths of ancient Peru: Viracocha. Coniraya and Cahuillaca. The macaw woman.--Myths that have survived: The serpent. The condor seeks a wife. The rainbow. The boy who rose to the sky.--Modern fables and animal tales: The moth. Why the fox has a huge mouth. The dancing fox. The mouse husband. The grateful dove.
Subject: Incas -- Folklore
Quechua Indians -- Folklore
Indians of South America -- Peru -- Folklore
Incas -- Légendes
Quechua (Indiens) -- Légendes
Indiens -- Amérique du Sud -- Pérou -- Légendes
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