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Tales of trickery from the Land of Spoof

Author: Alvin Schwartz; David Christiana
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of humorous tales from a variety of sources.
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin Schwartz; David Christiana
ISBN: 0374373787 9780374373788
OCLC Number: 12315391
Description: 87, [1] pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Bald-headed Whizzers --
The magic turtle --
... and the shrinking head --
Onions --
Rattlesnake soup --
Johnny chung and the flying figments --
The organ that brayed like a donkey --
The case of the royal Arabian jewels --
Footprints on the ceiling --
"A nude horse ia a rude horse" --
Getting older and older faster and faster --
The Dahut --
The wonderful horse --
Alex and Avery --
Billy the milkmaid --
Pierre Brassau --
Snouters --
Dream bread --
A broomstick trick --
The great dreadnought hoax --
WHO? --
The box marked SECRET --
Lirpa Loof!
Responsibility: collected and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; pictures by David Christiana.

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A collection of humorous tales from a variety of sources.

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