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The Griffin and the Minor Canon,

Author: Frank R Stockton; Maurice Sendak
Publisher: London, Collins, 1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : [New ed.View all editions and formats
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"When the last of the griffins heard that his image had been put up over the church door, he decided to go to the church and see for himself what manner of being he was. The news of his coming spread quickly over the town and the terrified people locked themselves up. Only the Minor Canon had the courage to face the great Griffin and so a sort of friendship sprang up between the kindly, brave young man and the great  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank R Stockton; Maurice Sendak
OCLC Number: 468731
Description: 56 pages color illustrations 21 cm
Responsibility: by Frank R. Stockton.

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"When the last of the griffins heard that his image had been put up over the church door, he decided to go to the church and see for himself what manner of being he was. The news of his coming spread quickly over the town and the terrified people locked themselves up. Only the Minor Canon had the courage to face the great Griffin and so a sort of friendship sprang up between the kindly, brave young man and the great winged creature"--Dust jacket.

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