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Saint George and the Dragon :a golden legend / adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene

Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005 (Author). Hyman, Trina Schart, (illustrator.). Spenser, Edmund, 1552-1552?-1599. Faerie queene. (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
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC FOLK, FAIRY TALES (Text) 30010170300209 Juvenile Picture Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0833561138
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, [1984]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Retells the segment from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, in which George, the Red Cross Knight, slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land.
Target Audience Note: AD 1080 Lexile.
Awards Note: Caldecott Medal Book
Subject: George, Saint, -303 > Legends.
George, Saint, -303.
Folklore > England.
Knights and knighthood > Folklore.
Dragons > Folklore.

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