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Many moons

Author: James Thurber; Louis Slobodkin
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace & Co, [1943] ©1943
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Though many try, only the court jester is able to fulfill Princess Lenore's one wish.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile books
Picture books
Fiction
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Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thurber, James, 1894-1961.
Many moons.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [1943]
(OCoLC)576430193
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Thurber; Louis Slobodkin
ISBN: 9780152518738 0152518738 9780156569804 0156569809 9780812428025 0812428021
OCLC Number: 302265
Notes: Color illustrated lining papers.
Art techniques used: Lightly colored, playful drawings in pen, ink, pencil and watercolor.
Awards: Caldecott Medal Award, 1944.
Target Audience: 790L
Description: 47 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: James Thurber ; illustrated by Louis Slobodkin.

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