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Nine unlikely tales

Author: E Nesbit; H R Millar; Claude A Shepperson
Publisher: London : E. Benn ; New York : Coward-McCann, 1960.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"These remarkable tales deal with such extraordinary happenings as a king being turned into a butcher, children bouncing to the seaside with a rubber ball, and a small boy becoming Astronomer Royal, with the help of Arithmetic Fairy" --Inside front dust jacket.
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Genre/Form: Bookplates
Dust jackets
Paper (fibre product) case bindings
Publishers' advertisements
Children's books
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E Nesbit; H R Millar; Claude A Shepperson
OCLC Number: 1864677
Description: 297 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The cockatoucan --
Whereyouwantogoto --
The blue mountain --
The prince, two mice, and some kitchen-maids --
Melisande, or, Long and short division --
Fortunatus Rex and Co. --
The sums that came right --
The town in the library, in the town in the library --
The plush usurper.
Responsibility: by E. Nesbit ; illustrated by H.R. Millar and Claude A. Shepperson.

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"These remarkable tales deal with such extraordinary happenings as a king being turned into a butcher, children bouncing to the seaside with a rubber ball, and a small boy becoming Astronomer Royal, with the help of Arithmetic Fairy" --Inside front dust jacket.

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