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King Midas and his gold

Author: Pat McKissackFredrick McKissackTom DunningtonRobert L HillerichChildrens Press,All authors
Publisher: Chicago : Childrens Press, [1986] ©1986.
Series: Start-off stories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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King Midas discovers that gold does not make him happy after all especially when he can't eat it or love it.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Authors' presentation inscription (Provenance)
Juvenile fiction
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Midas, (Legendary character); Midas, (Legendary character); Midas, (Legendary character)
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat McKissack; Fredrick McKissack; Tom Dunnington; Robert L Hillerich; Childrens Press,; Regensteiner Publishing Enterprises.
ISBN: 0516039849 9780516039848
OCLC Number: 13582522
Notes: "Copyright ... by Regensteiner Publishing Enterprises, Inc."--Title page verso.
Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature copy inscribed by the authors.
Description: 31, [1] pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Start-off stories.
Other Titles: Midas.
Responsibility: by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by Tom Dunnington ; prepared under the direction of Robert Hillerich, Ph. D.

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King Midas discovers that gold does not make him happy after all especially when he can't eat it or love it.

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