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The frog bride

Author: Antonia Barber; Virginia Lee
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2008, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Following the orders of his father, a Russian czar, to shoot an arrow and wed the woman he finds when it lands, his youngest son ends up marrying a frog who turns into a beautiful princess every evening.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antonia Barber; Virginia Lee
ISBN: 9781845074760 : HRD 1845074769 : HRD
OCLC Number: 431186149
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2007.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Antonia Barber ; illustrated by Virginia Lee.

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A Russian tsar tells each of his three sons to shoot an arrow and marry the woman he finds where the arrow lands. Virginia Lee's haunting, other-worldly illustrations transform Antonia Barber's  Read more...

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