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Fatima the Spinner and the tent / by Idries Shah ; [illustrated by Natasha Delmar].

Shah, Idries, 1924-1996 (Author). Delmar, Natasha. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 398.22 SHA (Text) 39206019822913 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1883536421 :
  • ISBN: 1883536618 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Hoopoe Books, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"The original version of Fatima the Spinner and the tent was published in 1967 in Tales of the dervishes." --Colophon.
Summary, etc.:
"Fatima's life is beset with what seems to be disasters. Her journey leads her from Morocco to the Mediterranean, Egypt, Turkey and, finally, to China. It is in China that she realizes that what seemed at the time to be really unfortunate events were an integral part of her eventual fulfillment." --Jacket flap.
Subject: Folklore.
Genre: Folklore.

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