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The deacon's masterpiece : or, The wonderful one-hoss shay.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes; Paul Galdone
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A satire on Calvinism, the poem paints a whimsical picture of a "one-hoss" shay that was so perfectly built that it lasted for 100 years and then fell apart all at once.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Wendell Holmes; Paul Galdone
OCLC Number: 1072723
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Wonderful one-hoss shay
Responsibility: Oliver Wendell Holmes ; illustrated by Paul Galdone.

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A satire on Calvinism, the poem paints a whimsical picture of a "one-hoss" shay that was so perfectly built that it lasted for 100 years and then fell apart all at once.

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