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The Emperor's gift

Author: Gertrude Weaver; Unada
Publisher: Camden, N.J. : Nelson, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Because her father wanted a son, Si Ling Chi is considered a disgraceful, worthless girl until, by discovering silk and captivating the Emperor, she fulfills the oracle's prediction that she will one day be greatly revered by all of China.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Weaver, Gertrude, 1904-
Emperor's gift.
Camden, N.J. : Nelson, ©1969
(OCoLC)763636638
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gertrude Weaver; Unada
OCLC Number: 5534
Description: 127 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Gertrude Weaver ; illustrations by Unada.

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Because her father wanted a son, Si Ling Chi is considered a disgraceful, worthless girl until, by discovering silk and captivating the Emperor, she fulfills the oracle's prediction that she will one day be greatly revered by all of China.

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by lmbweaver (WorldCat user on 2006-01-02)

A wonderful book for children and adults. There is a loot of detail and history. Is anyone aware that the author created this book while sitting in a wheelchair and using a stick, held between her teeth, to type on an electric typewriter?

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