Folk Wisdom of Mexico

Folk Wisdom of Mexico

Proverbios Y Dichos Mexicanos

Book - 1994
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Grand Central Pub
With a delightful mixture of laughter and love, fatalism and faith, the proverbs of Mexico capture the wisdom, spirit, and experience of a complex and colorful country. Over 100 authentic sayings -- ordichos -- are presented in this charming bilingual assortment. Compiled by a former writer for theMexico City News, illustrated with dramatic artwork, and including a foreword by Gary Soto, the noted Chicano poet, this wise and wonderful collection will entertain, inform, and enchant readers both north and south of the border.

Hachette Book Group
With a delightful mixture of laughter and love, fatalism and faith, the proverbs of Mexico capture the wisdom, spirit, and experience of a complex and colorful country. Over 100 authentic sayings -- or dichos -- are presented in this charming bilingual assortment. Compiled by a former writer for the Mexico City News, illustrated with dramatic artwork, and including a foreword by Gary Soto, the noted Chicano poet, this wise and wonderful collection will entertain, inform, and enchant readers both north and south of the border.

Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, c1994
ISBN: 9780811805131
0811805131
Branch Call Number: 398.9 FOL
Characteristics: 77 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm
Additional Contributors: Sellers, Jeff M.
Alternative Title: Proverbios y dichos mexicanos

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