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The girl who loved caterpillars : a twelfth-century tale from Japan

Author: Jean Merrill; Floyd Cooper
Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this retelling of an anonymous twelfth-century Japanese story, the young woman Izumi resists social and family pressures as she befriends caterpillars and other socially unacceptable creatures.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Merrill, Jean.
Girl who loved caterpillars.
New York : Philomel Books, ©1992
(OCoLC)734925836
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Merrill; Floyd Cooper
ISBN: 0399218718 9780399218712
OCLC Number: 24429406
Notes: Adaptation of an anonymous story in the Tsutsumi Chūnagon monogatari.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Tsutsumi Chūnagon monogatari.
Responsibility: adapted by Jean Merrill ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.

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In this retelling of an anonymous twelfth-century Japanese story, the young woman Izumi resists social and family pressures as she befriends caterpillars and other socially unacceptable creatures.

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