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The emperor's new clothes

Author: H C Andersen; Virginia Lee Burton
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Book Services, ©1949, 1971 printing.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two rascally weavers convince the emperor they are making him beautiful new clothes, visible only to those fit for their posts, but during a royal procession in which he first wears them, a child whispers that the emperor has nothing on.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H C Andersen; Virginia Lee Burton
OCLC Number: 6716461
Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Hans Christian Andersen ; pictures by Virginia Lee Burton.

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Two rascally weavers convince the emperor they are making him beautiful new clothes, visible only to those fit for their posts, but during a royal procession in which he first wears them, a child whispers that the emperor has nothing on.

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