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The story of the root-children

Author: Sibylle Von Olfers
Publisher: Edinburgh : Floris Books, 1995, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats

All through the winter the Root Children are asleep underground, but when spring comes Mother Nature wakes them up. Then the Root Children are busy cleaning and painting the beetles and bugs.


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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sibylle Von Olfers
ISBN: 086315106X 9780863151064
OCLC Number: 904332758
Notes: "Originally published in German in 1906 as Etwas von den Wurzelkindern"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Sibylle von Ollers.


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'Nothing could date this stunningly illustrated century-old book telling the story of the seasons ... Children are enchanted by images like the root children painting a line of ladybirds with pots of Read more...

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