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Tales of a Swiss grandmother

Author: Frances Carpenter; Ernest Biéler
Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A story of Swiss character and customs that are revealed in age-old tales.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Carpenter, Frances, 1890-1972.
Tales of a Swiss grandmother.
New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1940
(OCoLC)562237681
Online version:
Carpenter, Frances, 1890-1972.
Tales of a Swiss grandmother.
New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1940
(OCoLC)609338685
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Carpenter; Ernest Biéler
OCLC Number: 1489122
Notes: Illustrated lining-papers.
"First edition."
Description: xii pages, 1 leaf, 266 pages
Contents: Around the great gray stove --
The angry Toggeli --
The white snail --
The woodcutter's daughter --
The three spinning women --
The mule's egg --
The clock that stuck out its tongue --
The emperor and the snake --
Toggeli's charcoal --
Berthold and the bears --
The strange yodelers --
The man who was on fire behind --
The giant that made mountains.
Responsibility: [by] Frances Carpenter, illustrated by Ernest Biéler.

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A story of Swiss character and customs that are revealed in age-old tales.

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