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The Resource Usborne stories from around the world, retold by Heather Amery ; illustrated by Linda Edwards

Usborne stories from around the world, retold by Heather Amery ; illustrated by Linda Edwards

Label
Usborne stories from around the world
Title
Usborne stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
retold by Heather Amery ; illustrated by Linda Edwards
Title variation
Stories from around the world
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tales of brave heroes and heroines are retold alongside tales of wonderful magic, of strange and beautiful creatures, and of how things began. These fascinating stories are narrated in such a way that young listeners and readers will find them easy to understand and enjoy
Cataloging source
GRC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Amery, Heather
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.A485
LC item number
Us 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Edwards, Linda
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology
  • Folklore
  • Magic
  • Tales
  • Children's stories
  • Children's stories
  • Folklore
  • Magic
  • Mythology
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Usborne stories from around the world, retold by Heather Amery ; illustrated by Linda Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published in 2009 by Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • Map on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Snake charmer : a story from India
  • Thor's hammer : a story from Scandinavia
  • Buried treasure : a story from Italy
  • Brave Hendrick : a story from Holland
  • Clever Aisha : a story from Morocco
  • Ivory wand : a story from China
  • Nail soup : a story from the Czech Republic
  • Four brothers : a story from Spain
  • Stealing the sun : a story from Africa
  • Baba Yaga, the witch : a story from Russia
  • Strong magic : a story from Australia
  • Dick Whittington : a story from Britain
  • Magic doll : a story from North America
  • Little sparrow : a story from Japan
  • Bag full of stories : a story from Cambodia
  • Leyla and the lamp : a story from Persia
  • How the turtle got its shell : a story from Greece
  • Puss in Boots : a story from France
  • How birds got bright feathers : a story from South America
  • Magic fish hook : a story from New Zealand
  • Musicians of Bremen : a story from Germany
  • Singing toad : a story from Mexico
Control code
on1011861638
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780794526832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)1011861638
Label
Usborne stories from around the world, retold by Heather Amery ; illustrated by Linda Edwards
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published in 2009 by Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • Map on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Snake charmer : a story from India
  • Thor's hammer : a story from Scandinavia
  • Buried treasure : a story from Italy
  • Brave Hendrick : a story from Holland
  • Clever Aisha : a story from Morocco
  • Ivory wand : a story from China
  • Nail soup : a story from the Czech Republic
  • Four brothers : a story from Spain
  • Stealing the sun : a story from Africa
  • Baba Yaga, the witch : a story from Russia
  • Strong magic : a story from Australia
  • Dick Whittington : a story from Britain
  • Magic doll : a story from North America
  • Little sparrow : a story from Japan
  • Bag full of stories : a story from Cambodia
  • Leyla and the lamp : a story from Persia
  • How the turtle got its shell : a story from Greece
  • Puss in Boots : a story from France
  • How birds got bright feathers : a story from South America
  • Magic fish hook : a story from New Zealand
  • Musicians of Bremen : a story from Germany
  • Singing toad : a story from Mexico
Control code
on1011861638
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780794526832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)1011861638

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