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Oniroku and the carpenter.

Author: Tadashi Matsui; Suekichi Akaba
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1963]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a Japanese folktale reminiscent of Rumpelstiltskin, a carpenter must give his eyes to the river ogre who builds a bridge for him unless he can guess the ogre's name, Oniroku.
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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tadashi Matsui; Suekichi Akaba
OCLC Number: 192298
Description: 27 unnumbered pages illustrations (some color) 19 x 27 cm
Responsibility: Illustrated by Suekichi Akaba. Translated from the Japanese by Masako Matsuno.

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In a Japanese folktale reminiscent of Rumpelstiltskin, a carpenter must give his eyes to the river ogre who builds a bridge for him unless he can guess the ogre's name, Oniroku.

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