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The real Tom Thumb

Author: Helen Reeder Cross; Stephen Gammell
Publisher: New York : Four Winds Press, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the celebrated midget, including his long friendship with P.T. Barnum, his European travels, and his marriage to tiny Lavinia Warren Bump.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Tom Thumb; Tom Thumb; Tom Thumb; Charles Sherwood Stratton; Charles Sherwood Stratton
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Reeder Cross; Stephen Gammell
ISBN: 059007606X 9780590076067
OCLC Number: 6092554
Description: 92 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / Jack McDevitt --
Genesis: the rejected canon --
Walpurgis III --
God and Mr. Slatterman --
The pale thin god --
How I wrote the new testament, ushered in the Renaissance --
And birded the 17th hole at Pebble Beach --
The branch --
Interview with the almighty --
Afterword: A few blasphemous words / Lezli Robyn.
Responsibility: by Helen Reeder Cross ; ill. by Stephen Gammell.

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A biography of the celebrated midget, including his long friendship with P.T. Barnum, his European travels, and his marriage to tiny Lavinia Warren Bump.

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