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Sea witches

Author: Joanne Robertson; Laszlo Gal
Publisher: Toronto : Oxford University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Scottish grandmother explains the legend behind an old superstition to her grandson: Always crumble your eggshells, else the seawitches will get them and turn them into boats, from which they will cause storms and shipwrecks on the oceans.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Robertson; Laszlo Gal
ISBN: 0195408004 9780195408003
OCLC Number: 21673957
Description: 30 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 30 cm
Responsibility: by Joanne Robertson ; illustrated by Laszlo Gal.

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Grandmother serves boiled eggs for lunch and tells an eerie tale of a troubled, mystical sea where eggshells turn into ships and howling sea witches prowl.  Read more...

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