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Dragon, dragon, and other tales

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Four fairy tales featuring a dragon, a giant, a cunning mule, and a little chimney-girl.

StatementJohn Gardner ; illustrated by Charles Shields.
ContributionsShields, Charles.
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LC ClassificationsPZ8.G216 Dr
The Physical Object
Pagination73 p. :
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Open LibraryOL5184410M
ISBN 100394831225, 039493122X
LC Control Number75002542

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Dragon, Dragon and Other Tales John Gardner Illustrations by Michael Sporn To Joel and Lucy Contents Dragon, Dragon The Tailor and the Giant The Miller’s Mule The Last Piece of Light DRAGON, DRAGON There was once a king whose kingdom was plagued by a dragon.

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Publisher: Random House Children's Books, Good. Dragon, Dragon and Other Timeless Tales by John Gardner. Binding: Hardcover. Weight: Lbs. Product Group: Book. Istextbook: No. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.4/5(81). Editions for Dragon, Dragon and Other Tales: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Author: John Gardner, Charles Shields.

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First edition. Light sunning to top edge, otherwise fine in a very near fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by Gardner to the Delbanco family: To Cheka Delbanco with love, John and Fran, Joel, and Lucy.

The address to Cheka might facetiously refer to the Soviet secret police, or it may have another more personal meaning. From the collection of Nicholas r and. He was perfectly sure he could slay the dragon by somehow or other playing a trick on him, and he didn’t feel that he needed his wise old father’s advice.

But he thought it was only polite to ask, and so he went to his father, who was working as usual at his cobbler’s bench, and said, “Well, Father, I’m off to slay the dragon. Book. 8vo-over 8"-9" Tall Octavo. 73 pp, blu boards w/blu cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, blu-grn-yel dj w/pictorial front of dragon.

Author's first collection of tales for young readers. Four fairy tales featuring a dragon, a giant, a cunning mule, & a little chimney-girl. dj wrinkled along extremis & corners, small tear bottom edge dj. Four fairy tales featuring a dragon, a giant, a cunning mule, and a little chimney-girl.

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Included is a dustwrapper for the finished book also folded in half. Some tanning to the text. Near Fine. Item # Four tales of fantasy by a twentieth-century literary master - selected as the New York Times Outstanding Book for Children.

John Gardner's first children's book takes the traditional fairy tale and turns it on its head. In the title story, a meddlesome dragon meets his match/5(3). Buy Dragon, Dragon, and Other Tales by John Gardner at ISBN/UPC: Save an average of 50% on the marketplace.

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