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The fool of the world and the flying ship; a Russian tale, retold by Arthur Ransome. Pictures by Uri Shulevitz.

Ransome, Arthur. (Author). Shulevitz, Uri, 1935- illus. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart Public Library - Main J 398 RAN (Text) 840191000503300 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Available -

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  • Physical Description: [48] p. col.ill. 24x27cm.
  • Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux [1968]

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General Note: Caldecott Medal Winner, 1969.
"An Ariel book."
"Originally published in 1916 as part of [the author's] Old Peter's Russian tales."
Summary, etc.: When the Czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship, the Fool of the World sets out to try his luck and meets some unusual companions on the way.
Subject: Folklore > Soviet Union > Juvenile literature.
Caldecott Medal Winner.

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