The monkey and the crocodile A Jataka tale from India

Paul Galdone

Book - 1969

A retelling of one of the Indian fables relating to the former births of Buddha in which as a monkey he manages to outwit the crocodile who decides to capture him.

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Subjects
Genres
Picture books
Published
New York : Seabury Press 1969.
Language
English
Physical Description
unpaged : col. ill. ; 30 cm
ISBN
9781442003484
Main Author
Paul Galdone (-)
Review by Publishers Weekly Reviews

A humorous retelling of a Jataka tale from India, featuring the artist's characteristic vivid hues and expressive figures. Ages 3-8. (September) Copyright 1987 Cahners Business Information.

Review by Publisher Summary 1

A retelling of one of the Indian fables relating to the former births of Buddha in which as a monkey he manages to outwit the crocodile who decides to capture him.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

In this colorfully illustrated Indian fable, a young crocodile and a very agile monkey match wits

Review by Publisher Summary 3

Twice the clever little monkey foils the attempts of the crocodile to capture him.

Review by Publisher Summary 4

Twice the clever little monkey foils the attempts of the crocodile to capture him.