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The wonder clock, or, Four & twenty marvellous tales, being one for each hour of the day

Author: Howard Pyle; Katharine Pyle
Publisher: New York : Harper & Brothers, New York : Printed by Harper & Brothers [1915] ©1915
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A short verse introduces a fairy tale for each hour of the day and night. Includes such tales as: Bearskin, The Clever Student and the Master of Black Arts, The White Bird, The Three Little Pigs and the Ogre, and King Stork.
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Genre/Form: Children's poetry
Fairy tales
Fiction
Juvenile works
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911.
Wonder clock.
New York : Harper & Bros., 1915
(OCoLC)826598665
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Pyle; Katharine Pyle
OCLC Number: 3455871
Description: xiv, 318 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Bearskin --
The water of life --
How one turned his trouble to some account --
How three went out into the wide world --
The clever student and the master of black arts --
The princess golden hair and the great black raven --
Cousin Greylegs, the great red fox, and grandfather mole --
One good turn deserves another --
The white bird --
How the good gifts were used by two --
How Boots befooled the king --
The step-mother --
Master Jacob --
Peterkin and the little grey hare --
Mother Hildegarde --
Which is best --
The simpleton and his little black hen --
The swan maiden --
The three little pigs and the ogre --
The staff and the fiddle --
How the princess's pride was broken --
How two went into partnership --
King Stork --
The best that life has to give.
Other Titles: Four & twenty marvellous tales, being one for each hour of the day
Four and twenty marvellous tales, being one for each hour of the day
Responsibility: written & illustrated by Howard Pyle ; embellished with verses by Katharine Pyle.

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A short verse introduces a fairy tale for each hour of the day and night. Includes such tales as: Bearskin, The Clever Student and the Master of Black Arts, The White Bird, The Three Little Pigs and the Ogre, and King Stork.

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