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The fate of Fausto : a painted fable

Author: Oliver Jeffers
Publisher: London : HarperCollins Children's Books, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A stunningly presented modern-day fable from world-renowned talent Oliver Jeffers. There was once a man who believed he owned everything and set out to survey what was his. You are mine, Fausto said to the flower, the sheep and the mountain, and they bowed before him. But they were not enough for Fausto, so he conquered a boat and set off to claim the sea... Working for the first time in traditional lithography,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fables
Children's stories
Picture books for Older Readers
Fiction
Juvenile works
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Pictorial works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Jeffers
ISBN: 9780008357917 0008357919
OCLC Number: 1121050854
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.; Grades 2-3.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: by Oliver Jeffers.

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A stunningly presented modern-day fable from world-renowned talent Oliver Jeffers.  Read more...

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Praise for The Fate of Fausto: "In an age of exquisite picture books, this is possibly the most beautiful of the year..." Imogen Carter / The Observer New Review "Visually stunning Read more...

 
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