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Connecticut Printers

Overview
Works: 34 works in 38 publications in 1 language and 12,968 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Dictionaries  Picture books  Folklore  Sea stories  History  Sources  Biography 
Roles: Printer
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 398.2096
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A story, a story : an African tale by Gail E Haley( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 3,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many African stories are called "Spider stories". This book is about how that came to be. And it tells that long, long ago there were no stories on earth for children to hear. All stories belonged to Nyame, the Sky god. Ananse, the Spider man, wanted to buy some of these stories, so he spun a web up to the sky and went to bargain with the Sky god. The price the Sky god asked was Osebo, the leopard-of-the-terrible-teeth, Mmboro the hornet who-stings-like-fire and Mmoatia the fairy whom-man-never-see. This book is about how Ananse paid the price
Jambo means hello : Swahili alphabet book by Muriel L Feelings( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a word, with English translation, for each of the twenty-four letters in the Swahili alphabet. Brief explanation of each word introduces an East African custom
Mice twice by Joseph Low( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A round of uneasy hospitality results when Mouse and Dog arrive at Cat's house for dinner
The cat's purr by Ashley Bryan( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat and Rat are friends, but when Rat tricks Cat into letting him play the cat drum, which only cats may play, Cat protects his drum in the only way he can, by swallowing it, and that is how he got his purr
Nothing ever happens on my block by Ellen Raskin( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Chester sits and complains about the boring block where he lives all sorts of exciting, and even strange, things are going on behind his back
The gorilla did it by Barbara Shook Hazen( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gorilla not only wakes a little boy up, but it messes up his room and makes his mother angry
And it rained by Ellen Raskin( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every afternoon in the rain forest the pig, the parrot, and the potto meet for tea; and every afternoon a rainstorm spoils their party until the potto has an idea
Crickets and frogs / Grillos y ranas / una fábula de Gabriela Mistral ; traducción y adaptación de Doris Dana ; ilustraciones de Antonio Frasconi by Gabriela Mistral( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crickets and the frogs have a musical battle to see which can sing the loudest
Moon, for what do you wait? by Rabindranath Tagore( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief poems praising nature, illustrated with block prints
A & the : or William T.C. Baumgarten comes to town by Ellen Raskin( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children try to figure out what the new boy's middle initials stand for
Let me fall before I fly by Barbara Wersba( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is inconsolable when the tiny circus disappears that he watched perform daily in the grass
Journals and other documents on the life and voyages of Christopher Columbus by Christopher Columbus( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nostromo by Joseph Conrad( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conrad's pessimistic worldview colors this novel depicting the brutality of Latin American politics and the tragedies that inevitably ensue."
The analects (Lun yü) by Confucius( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of discourses, maxims and aphorisms of Confusius dating from the 4th century B.C
The Martian chronicles by Ray Bradbury( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1950 science fiction story collection by Ray Bradbury that chronicles the colonization of Mars by humans fleeing from a troubled Earth, and the conflict between aboriginal Martians and the new colonists
Russian folk tales by Albert Bates Lord( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irish folk tales( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage superman
Walk together children : Black American spirituals by Ashley Bryan( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of familiar and lesser-known spirituals including "Walk Together Children," "Little David Play on Your Harp," " I Got Shoes," and others
 
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