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The ballad of Belle Dorcas

Author: William H Hooks; J Brian Pinkney; Mina Greenstein; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, ©1990
Series: Borzoi book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When she falls in love with Joshua, a slave, free-born Belle Dorcas uses the magic of a conjer woman to keep Joshua with her.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Folklore
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hooks, William H.
Ballad of Belle Dorcas.
New York : Knopf, ©1990
(OCoLC)551663694
Online version:
Hooks, William H.
Ballad of Belle Dorcas.
New York : Knopf, ©1990
(OCoLC)632102818
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William H Hooks; J Brian Pinkney; Mina Greenstein; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
ISBN: 0394846451 9780394846453 0394946456 9780394946450
OCLC Number: 19520060
Notes: "Book design by Mina Greenstein"--Title page verso.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 38 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Borzoi book.
Responsibility: by William H. Hooks ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney.

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When she falls in love with Joshua, a slave, free-born Belle Dorcas uses the magic of a conjer woman to keep Joshua with her.

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