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Alan Garner"s Book of British fairy tales

Alan Garner

Alan Garner"s Book of British fairy tales

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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales -- Great Britain.,
    • Fairy tales.,
    • Folklore -- Great Britain.

    • About the Edition

      A collection of twenty-one traditional tales from the British Isles.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 160.

      Other titlesBook of British fairy tales.
      Statementillustrations drawn and cut by Derek Collard.
      ContributionsCollard, Derek, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.G226 Bo 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3024275M
      ISBN 100385294255
      LC Control Number85004586

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In his robust style, renowned British writer Alan Garner demonstrates why. Read aloud, this story will make you feel as if you are sitting by an English fireside, long ago, swapping tall tales with other storytellers.

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