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Daughter of Earth : a Roman myth

Author: Gerald McDermott
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [©1984]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Pluto wrongly takes Proserpina to be his bride in the Underworld, Ceres, mother of Proserpina and goddess of the Earth, withdraws into a cave to mourn and refuses to permit crops to grow.
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Genre/Form: Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McDermott, Gerald.
Daughter of Earth.
New York : Delacorte Press, [©1984]
(OCoLC)569495597
Named Person: Ceres, (Roman deity); Proserpina, (Roman deity); Ceres, (Roman deity); Proserpina, (Roman deity); Ceres, (Roman deity); Proserpina, (Roman deity)
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald McDermott
ISBN: 0385292945 9780385292948 0385292953 9780385292955
OCLC Number: 9112242
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
Responsibility: retold and illustrated by Gerald McDermott.

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When Pluto wrongly takes Proserpina to be his bride in the Underworld, Ceres, mother of Proserpina and goddess of the Earth, withdraws into a cave to mourn and refuses to permit crops to grow.

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