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The princess who hid in a tree : an Anglo-Saxon story

Author: Jackie Holderness; Alan Marks
Publisher: Oxford : Bodleian Children's Books, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English

With stunning illustrations by award-winning artist Alan Marks, the story of Oxford's Saint Frideswide - the Anglo-Saxon princess - is retold for young children as a tale of adventure, courage in the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Juvenile works
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Frideswide, Saint; Frideswide, Saint
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jackie Holderness; Alan Marks
ISBN: 9781851245185 1851245189
OCLC Number: 1085138267
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (colour) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jackie Holderness ; illustrated by Alan Marks.


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'The lovely name Frideswide is a compound of two Anglo-Saxon words meaning peace (frith) and strong (swith). And these are the qualities at the heart of this most appealing retelling of the legend of Read more...

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