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Duffy and the devil : a Cornish tale retold

Author: Harve Zemach; Margot Zemach
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1986, ©1973.
Series: Caldecott medal books, 1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : Sunburst edView all editions and formats
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A Cornish version of Rumpelstiltskin. The spinning and knitting the devil agrees to do for her win Duffy the Squire's name and a carefree life until it comes time for her to guess the devil's name.
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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harve Zemach; Margot Zemach
ISBN: 0374418977 9780374418977 9781435202368 1435202368 9780833507167 0833507168
OCLC Number: 17009072
Notes: Art techniques used: Humorous pen and ink drawings, lightly colored in watercolor.
Awards: Caldecott Medal Book, 1974.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Series Title: Caldecott medal books, 1974.
Other Titles: Rumpelstiltskin (Folk tale).
Responsibility: by Harve Zemach ; with pictures by Margot Zemach.

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A Cornish version of Rumpelstiltskin. The spinning and knitting the devil agrees to do for her win Duffy the Squire's name and a carefree life until it comes time for her to guess the devil's name.

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