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Folk-tales of the coast Salish

Thelma Adamson

Folk-tales of the coast Salish

by Thelma Adamson

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Published by The American folk-lore society, G. E. Stechert and co., agents in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Folklore,
  • Salish Indians -- Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcollected and edited by Thelma Adamson.
    GenreFolklore
    SeriesMemoirs of the American folk-lore society. Vol. XXVII
    The Physical Object
    Pagination430 p. :
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22785593M

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Seaburg and Laurel Sercombe. Nov 17,  · “Folk-Tales of the Coast Salish,” collected and edited by Thelma Adamson (University of Nebraska Press, $25). A reissue of a collection of Native American tales from our region, most of Author: Seattle Times Staff.

The Coast Salishan languages are less similar to each other than are the Interior Salishan languages, probably because the Coast communities have more access to outside influences. Another example of language change in the Salishan language family is word taboo, which is a cultural expression of the belief in the power of consumersnewhomeconstruction.comphic distribution: Pacific Northwest and Interior.

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