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The tale of John Barleycorn, or, From barley to beer : a traditional English ballad

Author: Mary Azarian; George Laws; Daamen Inc.; A. Horowitz & Son.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : David R. Godine, Publishers, Inc., 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st ed
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The medieval English ballad of John Barleycorn, who after being ploughed under the ground grows up again in the spring to be harvested and ultimately turned into homebrewed ale.

A retelling of the traditional English tale of how barley is turned into beer.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Folk tales
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Azarian; George Laws; Daamen Inc.; A. Horowitz & Son.
ISBN: 0879234466 9780879234461 0879234474 9780879234478
OCLC Number: 8387684
Notes: The binder is A. Horowitz & Sons, Fairfield, New Jersey. The calligraphy is by George Laws. --t.p. verso.
Description: 36 unnumbered pages : illustrations, music ; 27 cm
Other Titles: From barley to beer
John Barleycorn
Responsibility: illustrated with woodcuts by Mary Azarian.

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The medieval English ballad of John Barleycorn, who after being ploughed under the ground grows up again in the spring to be harvested and ultimately turned into homebrewed ale.

A retelling of the traditional English tale of how barley is turned into beer.

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