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Author: Arthur Bowie Chrisman; Else Hasselriis; E.P. Dutton (Firm),
Publisher: New York, New York : E. P. Dutton & Co., [1925] ©1925
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sixteen original stories reflecting the spirit of Chinese life and thought.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Illustrated works
Juvenile works
Short stories
Juvenile literature
Fairy tales
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chrisman, Arthur Bowie, 1889-1953.
Shen of the sea.
New York, E.P. Dutton & Co. [©1925]
(OCoLC)573720612
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Bowie Chrisman; Else Hasselriis; E.P. Dutton (Firm),
ISBN: 0525392440 9780525392446
OCLC Number: 299415
Language Note: Text in English.
Notes: In printed pictorial paper jacet; publishers' price on page [2] of jacket; illustrated endpapers; title vignette; copyright and issue statements from title verso.
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1926.
Description: xii, 252 pages : illustrations (black-&-white) ; 20 cm
Contents: Ah Mee's invention --
Shen of the sea --
How wise were the old men --
Chop-sticks --
Buy a father --
Four generals --
The Rain King's daughter --Many wives --
That lazy Ah Fun --
The Moon Maiden --
Ah Tcha the Sleeper --
I wish it would rain --
High as Han Hsin --
Contrary Chueh Chun --
Pies of the princess --
As Hai Low kept house.
Responsibility: by Arthur Bowie Chrisman; illustrated with over fifty silhouettes, by Else Hasselriis.

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Sixteen original stories reflecting the spirit of Chinese life and thought.

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