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The Resource Magic and misery : traditional tales from around the world, Maggie Pearson ; illustrations by Francesca Greenwood

Magic and misery : traditional tales from around the world, Maggie Pearson ; illustrations by Francesca Greenwood

Label
Magic and misery : traditional tales from around the world
Title
Magic and misery
Title remainder
traditional tales from around the world
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Pearson ; illustrations by Francesca Greenwood
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A little old man learns the secret behind a magical fiddle. An undersea princess leaves her amber palace for love. A mule waits for revenge on the one who wronged her... Explore folktales, myths, legends, and fables from around the world. From magical to funny, tender to terrifying, these stories carry the spirit of diverse cultures and traditions"--
Member of
Assigning source
Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pearson, Maggie
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Age: 7-12
  • Grade 4 to 6
LC call number
GR74
LC item number
.P43 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Greenwood, Francesca
Series statement
World of stories
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Legends
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Magic and misery : traditional tales from around the world, Maggie Pearson ; illustrations by Francesca Greenwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This translation of Magic and misery is published by Darby Creek by arrangement with Bloomsbury Publishing Plc"--Page opposite title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The soldier's bride : Austria -- The traveller from paradise : Belgium -- The fish that flew and the hare that swam : Bulgaria -- The white wolf : Croatia -- Why dogs hate cats : Cyprus -- The mandrake child : Czech Republic -- Peter Bull : Denmark -- The three sneezes : Estonia -- The fox and the bear : Finland -- The pope's mule : France -- Mannikin Spannalong : Germany -- The house of the cats : Greece -- The magical fiddle : Hungary -- Munachar and Manachar : Ireland -- A very expensive omelette : Italy -- Misery : Latvia -- The amber princess : Lithuania -- Melusina : Luxembourg -- The happy man : Malta -- Tyl Uilenspiegel, painter : Netherlands -- The glass mountain : Poland -- The river : Portugal -- The voice of death : Romania -- Violets in January : Slovakia -- The most beautiful flower : Slovenia -- Half-chick : Spain -- Lars, my lad! : Sweden -- Tam Lin : United Kingdom
Control code
sky283714581
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781512413410
Lccn
2015046660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1408617
System control number
(OCoLC)938388011
Label
Magic and misery : traditional tales from around the world, Maggie Pearson ; illustrations by Francesca Greenwood
Publication
Note
"This translation of Magic and misery is published by Darby Creek by arrangement with Bloomsbury Publishing Plc"--Page opposite title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The soldier's bride : Austria -- The traveller from paradise : Belgium -- The fish that flew and the hare that swam : Bulgaria -- The white wolf : Croatia -- Why dogs hate cats : Cyprus -- The mandrake child : Czech Republic -- Peter Bull : Denmark -- The three sneezes : Estonia -- The fox and the bear : Finland -- The pope's mule : France -- Mannikin Spannalong : Germany -- The house of the cats : Greece -- The magical fiddle : Hungary -- Munachar and Manachar : Ireland -- A very expensive omelette : Italy -- Misery : Latvia -- The amber princess : Lithuania -- Melusina : Luxembourg -- The happy man : Malta -- Tyl Uilenspiegel, painter : Netherlands -- The glass mountain : Poland -- The river : Portugal -- The voice of death : Romania -- Violets in January : Slovakia -- The most beautiful flower : Slovenia -- Half-chick : Spain -- Lars, my lad! : Sweden -- Tam Lin : United Kingdom
Control code
sky283714581
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781512413410
Lccn
2015046660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1408617
System control number
(OCoLC)938388011

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