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Rootabaga stories

Author: Carl Sandburg; Maud Petersham; Miska Petersham
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : An Odyssey/Harcourt Young Classic, 2003.
Series: An Odyssey/Harcourt Brace Young Classic
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A selection of tales from Rootabaga Country peopled with such characters as the Potato Face Blind Man, the Blue Wind Boy, and many others.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fairy tales
Tall tales
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sandburg; Maud Petersham; Miska Petersham
ISBN: 0152047093 9780152047092 015204714X 9780152047146 1463590857 9781463590857
OCLC Number: 51566829
Notes: Originally published: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, ©1922.
"Odyssey classic."
Description: xi, 176 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: 1. Three Stories About the Finding of the Zigzag Railroad, the Pigs with Bibs on, the Circus Clown Ovens, the Village of Liver-and-Onions, the Village of Cream Puffs 1 --
2. Five Stories About the Potato Face Blind Man 29 --
3. Three Stories About the Gold Buckskin Whincher 53 --
4. Four Stories about the Deep Doom of Dark Doorways 73 --
5. Three Stories about Three Ways the Wind Went Winding 99 --
6. Four Stories about Dear, Dear Eyes 119 --
7. One Story--"Only the Fire-Born Understand Blue" 143 --
8. Two Stories about Corn Fairies, Blue Foxes, Flongboos and Happenings That Happened in the United States and Canada 155.
Series Title: An Odyssey/Harcourt Brace Young Classic
Responsibility: Carl Sandburg ; illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham.
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A selection of tales from Rootabaga Country peopled with such characters as the Potato Face Blind Man, the Blue Wind Boy, and many others.

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