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Schoolmaster Whackwell's wonderful sons : a fairy tale

Author: Clemens Brentano; Doris Orgel; Maurice Sendak
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1962.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A suddenly poor man called Mr. Whackwell sends his five sons (called Gripsgrabs, Splishsplosh, Piffpaff, Pinkiepank, and Tiraling) into the world to learn for themselves and to follow their calling which is based on their name.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clemens Brentano; Doris Orgel; Maurice Sendak
OCLC Number: 1408844
Description: 86 pages illustrations 25 cm
Responsibility: by Clemens Brentano ; retold by Doris Orgel ; illustrated by Maurice Sendak.

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A suddenly poor man called Mr. Whackwell sends his five sons (called Gripsgrabs, Splishsplosh, Piffpaff, Pinkiepank, and Tiraling) into the world to learn for themselves and to follow their calling which is based on their name.

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