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The Simpletons;

Author: Erich Kästner; Horst Lemke
Publisher: New York, Messner, 1957.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
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"This is the story of a little town in Germany called Schilda and of the people who lived there. They did everything wrong--like building a three-cornered town hall with no windows, and sowing the field with salt to grow more salt ... Oh, they were simpletons indeed! But, if the truth must be told, they weren't always so stupid." Publisher's note.
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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erich Kästner; Horst Lemke
OCLC Number: 5637329
Notes: Harlequin books.
Description: 69 pages illustrations 27 cm
Other Titles: Schildbürger.
Responsibility: retold by Erich Kastner; tr. by Richard and Clara Winston. Illus. by Horst Lemke.

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"This is the story of a little town in Germany called Schilda and of the people who lived there. They did everything wrong--like building a three-cornered town hall with no windows, and sowing the field with salt to grow more salt ... Oh, they were simpletons indeed! But, if the truth must be told, they weren't always so stupid." Publisher's note.

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