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Tall tales of America

Author: Irwin Shapiro; Al Schmidt
Publisher: Poughkeepsie, NY : Guild Press, ©1958.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tall tales of Pecos Bill, Anthony and the Mossbunker, Old Stormalong, Johnny Appleseed, Davy Crockett, Sam Patch, Paul Bunyan, John Henry and Joe Magarac.
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Genre/Form: Tall tales
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irwin Shapiro; Al Schmidt
OCLC Number: 1460367
Notes: "A 1959 selection of the Weekly Reader Children's Book Club."
Description: 124 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: Pecos Bill --
Anthony and the Mossbunker --
Old Stormalong --
Johnny Appleseed --
Davy Crockett, the yaller blossom o' the forest --
Sam Patch's last leap --
Paul Bunyan --
John Henry --
Joe Magarac the steel man.
Responsibility: by Irwin Shapiro ; illustrated by Al Schmidt.

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Tall tales of Pecos Bill, Anthony and the Mossbunker, Old Stormalong, Johnny Appleseed, Davy Crockett, Sam Patch, Paul Bunyan, John Henry and Joe Magarac.

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