Oceanic, American Indian, and African Myths of Snaring the Sun

By: LUOMALA, Katharine Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin 168

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LUOMALA, Katharine. Oceanic, American Indian, and African Myths of Snaring the Sun. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin 168. Honolulu, Hawaii : Published by the Museum, 1940. Pp (2),i-ii,[3]-58. Maps. 8vo, brown card covers, lettered in black. Contens : Introduction. American Indian distribution and analysis : Mythological role of the sun; Tribes with sun-snaring myth; Related beliefs about the sun; Conclusions. Plynesian distribution and analysis : Mythological role oi the sun; Distribution of sun-snaring myths. Melanesian distribution and analysis : Mythological role of the sun. Micronesia. Oceanic conclusions. African distribution and analysis : Myths. Comparison ofareas : Divisions of the plot; Summary. Conclusions. iterature Cited. Very good. 50.00

Title: Oceanic, American Indian, and African Myths of Snaring the Sun

Author Name: LUOMALA, Katharine Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin 168

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Published by the Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1940,:

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Keywords: MYTHOLOGY MYTHS ANTHROPOLOGY OCEANIC AMERICAN INDIAN NATSTU AFRICAN SUN FOLKLORE,