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The North Wind and the Sun : a fable

Author: Jean de La Fontaine; Brian Wildsmith
Publisher: New York : F. Watts, 1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the Sun and the North Wind observe the traveler below, they make a wager to see which one can make the man remove his coat. A simple version of the fable that says gentleness may conquer where force fails.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
La Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695.
North Wind and the Sun.
New York, F. Watts, 1964
(OCoLC)765375390
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean de La Fontaine; Brian Wildsmith
OCLC Number: 424965
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by La Fontaine ; illustrated by Brian Wildsmith.

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When the Sun and the North Wind observe the traveler below, they make a wager to see which one can make the man remove his coat. A simple version of the fable that says gentleness may conquer where force fails.

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