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A drink of water and other stories

Author: John Yeoman; Quentin Blake; Juvenile Collection.
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a collection of seven charming animal fables. It was the first children's book published by either John Yeoman or Quentin Blake, who are still producing books in partnership today nearly sixty years later. This facsimile edition reproduces the original publication and features a new foreword by Quentin Blake.
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Genre/Form: Children's fiction
Fables
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Yeoman; Quentin Blake; Juvenile Collection.
ISBN: 9780500651353 0500651353
OCLC Number: 1008604871
Notes: Originally published: 1960.
Target Audience: 6-9 years old.
Description: 62 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / Quentin Blake A drink of water --
The dog and the bear --
The discontented jackdaw --
The ewe and the nanny goat --
The heron and the crane --
The kitten and the vixen --
The jungle band.
Responsibility: John Yeoman ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.

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'This collection of animal tales is good for reading aloud and abounds with Mr. Blake's funny, expressive drawings' - Wall Street Journal

 
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