Table of contents for Cinderella in America : a book of folk and fairy tales / compiled and edited by William Bernard McCarthy.

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Contents
Acknowledgments 000
Introduction: Yarns Older than Uncle Sam 000
Part I: The Early Record 000
Chapter 1: Tales from a New Republic 000
 1. Clever Crispin and the Calf: A True Story 000
 2. The Fortune Teller 000
 3. The Three Wishes 000
 4. Catskin 000
 5. Lady Featherflight 000
 6. Jack and the Animals Seek Their Fortune 000
 7. The Forgetful Boy 000
 8. The Three Brothers and the Hag 000
 9. The Cat and the Mouse 000
 10. Johnny-Cake 000
 11. The Three Little Pigs 000
Part II: The Iberian Folktale in the United States 000
Chapter 2: Puerto Rico: The Oldest Depository of American Tales
 000
 12. The Basil Maiden 000
 13. Juan Bobo and the Riddling Princess 000
 14. Three Tales of Pedro Urdemalas 000
 15. The Flower of Olivar 000
 16. Flor Blanca 000
 17. The Wolf 000
 18. Mousie Perez 000
 19. The Children and the Ogress 000
Chapter 3: Tales from the Hispanic Southwest 000
 20. The Bird of Truth, or the Three Treasures 000
 21. Jujuyana, or the Mist of No Return 000
 22. Goldenstar 000
 23. Sister Fox and Brother Coyote 000
 24. Las Bodas de la Tia Cucaracha 000
 25. La Llorona, the Wailing Mother 000
Chapter 4: Isleño Tales from St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana 000
 26. The Cruel Mother 000
 27. Love Like Salt 000
 28. The Fairy with Hair as Fair as Oatstraw 000
 29. John and His Big Club 000
 30. Two Tales of Quevedo 000
Chapter 5: Cape Verde Tales from New England 000
 31. The Girl without Hands, Breasts, or Eyes 000
 32. The Seven Robbers 000
 33. The Maria Condon 000
 34. Nho Lob' and the Moon 000
 35. The Girl Who Wanted to Marry a Man with a Golden Tooth
 000
Part III: French Tradition in the Old Louisiana Territory 000
Chapter 6: Louisiana Creole Tales 000
 36. The Talking Eggs 000
 37. The Little Boy of the Government 000
 38. Catafo 000
 39. Bouqui and Lapin 000
Chapter 7: Cajun Tales 000
 40. Golden Hair 000
 41. Snow Bella 000
 42. Jean L'Ours 000
 43. The Three Oranges 000
 44. Genevi¿ve 000
 45. Lapin and Bouqui's Mule 000
 46. Two Tales of Jean Sot 000
 47. Boudreaux and Thibodeaux 000
Chapter 8: Tales from the Missouri French 000
 48. John the Bear 000
 49. Prince Green Serpent and La Valeur 000
 50. The Cootie and the Flea 000
 51. Beau Soleil 000
 52. Fran¿ois Seeks His Fortune, or the Three Gold Pieces
 000
Part IV: The British Tradition of the South 000
Chapter 9: From Tidewater to Texas: The Southern Lowland
Tradition 000
 53. Katie and Johnnie 000
 54. The Story of Sally 000
 55. Corn for the Miller 000
 56. The Silver Toe 000
 57. Peter Simon Suckegg 000
Chapter 10: African American Tales of the Rural South and the
Urban North 000
 58. Peazy and Beanzy 000
 59. The Devil's Daughter 000
 60. Beg Billy and the Bull 000
 61. The Forty-Mile Jumper 000
 62. Br'er Rabbit and the Church 000
 63. Mr. Rabbit in Partners 000
 64. Mr. Rabbit and the Tar Man 000
 65. Br'er Rabbit and the Little Girl 000
 66. The Gunny Wolf 000
 67. The Singing Geese 000
 68. Sleeping Beauty 000
Chapter 11: Tales from the Coastal Gullah Tradition 000
 69. The Coon in the Barrel 000
 70. The Mermaid 000
 71. Barney McCabe 000
 72. The Deserted Children 000
 73. Rabbit Pretends He Sold His Wife 000
 74. B'er Rabbit, B'er Partridge, and the Cow 000
Chapter 12: The Southern Mountains I: From the Blue Ridge to the
Ozarks 000
 75. Rawhead and Bloodybones 000
 76. Three Drops of Blood 000
 77. Little Horny and Big Horny 000
 78. Polly, Nancy, and Muncimeg 000
 79. The Old Man and the Witch 000
 80. Old Bear 000
 81. Old Kitty Rollins 000
 82. Three Versions of the Juniper Tree 000
 83. Mr. Fox 000
Chapter 13: The Southern Mountains II: The Hicks-Harmon Beech
Mountain Tradition 000
 84. Old Stiff Dick 000
 85. Little Dicky Wigbun 000
 86. Sop Doll 000
 87. Three Little Pigs 000
 88. Jack and Old Fire Dragon 000
 89. Fill, Bowl, Fill 000
Part V: Other People, Other Tales 000
Chapter 14: German Traditions in Pennsylvania 000
 90. The Enchanted Sisters 000
 91. The Three Brothers 000
 92. The Best of Three 000
 93. Stone Soup 000
 94. Eileschpijjel 000
 95. Counting Noses 000
 96. The Miller's Daughter 000
Chapter 15: The Irish-American Tale Tradition 000
 97. Little Red Nightcap 000
 98. The Fairy Birth 000
 99. Jamie and the Wee Ones 000
 100: How Death Came to Ireland 000
 101: The Mare's Egg 000
Chapter 16: Tales from Other Communities, Ethnic, Regional,
Occupational, and Familial 000
 102. The Pea Story 000
 103: Lazy Maria 000
 104. The Black Kitty 000
 105. The Bewitched Princess 000
 106. The Powder Snake 000
 107. 'Twas a Dark and Stormy Night 000
 108. Knives and Forks 000
 109. The Amazing Old Men 000
 110. The Clever Daughter 000
 111. Sam Patra and His Brothers 000
 112. Hodja Nasreddin 000
 113. The Two Dreams 000
Chapter 17: European Tales in Native American Traditions 000
 114. The Grey Fox and the Wolves 000
 115. Coyote and Fox, Bear, Wolf, and Little Pig 000
 116. The Rooster and the Fox 000
 117. Who Is the Strongest? 000
 118. The Steer and the Ill-Treated Stepson 000
 119. The Toad Prince 000
 120. Ka-ma-nu and the Mo-o 000
 121. The Muskrat Husband 000
Part VI: A Case Study 000
Chapter 18: Betty Carriveau Sherman and Her Father's Tales 000
 122. Angel Gabriel 000
Appendix: Studying American Folktales 000
References 000
Index of Tale Types 000
General Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Tales -- United States.
United States -- Folklore.