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The crock of gold

Author: James Stephens; Thomas Mackenzie
Publisher: New York : MacMillan, [1966, ©1940]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This wise and aphoristic fairy tale for adults tells of two philosophers who lived in an Irish pine wood Coilla Doraca, of their quarrelsome old wives, of their respective offspring Seumas Beg and Brigid Beg, and of the strange consequences of a feud with the leprechauns.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Pan, (Greek deity); Pan, (Greek deity)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Stephens; Thomas Mackenzie
OCLC Number: 4654254
Description: 228 pages : color frontispiece, illustrations, color plates ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by James Stephens ; with eight illustrations in colour and decorative headings and tailpieces by Thomas Mackenzie.

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This wise and aphoristic fairy tale for adults tells of two philosophers who lived in an Irish pine wood Coilla Doraca, of their quarrelsome old wives, of their respective offspring Seumas Beg and Brigid Beg, and of the strange consequences of a feud with the leprechauns.

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