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The stone : a Persian legend of the Magi

Author: Dianne Hofmeyr; Jude Daly
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln, 1999. ©1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
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A retelling of the story told to Marco Polo about the Magi of Saveh, three wise men from a town in Persia, who followed a strange star and find a special child.
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Genre/Form: Christmas stories
Children's stories
Legends
Fiction
Juvenile works
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Pictorial works Fiction
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dianne Hofmeyr; Jude Daly
ISBN: 0711213208 9780711213203 0711212317 9780711212312 1845074467 9781845074463
OCLC Number: 59434775
Notes: "First published in Great Britain in 1998"--title page verso.
Description: 23 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Dianne Hofmeyr ; illustrated by Jude Daly.

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In an ancient Persian town, astronomers discover a star with a fiery light. They search their scrolls and come across the legend of a remarkable baby and so set off with gifts for the baby, who in  Read more...

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