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Once there was a story

Jane Yolen

Once there was a story

tales from around the world, perfect for sharing

by Jane Yolen

  • 158 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

  • Tales,
  • Fairy tales

  • About the Edition

    This collection of well-known and not-so-well known stories, fairy tales, folk tales, and fables from Russia to Africa to Korea and beyond includes magic tales, homey tales, and animal tales.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJane Yolen ; illustrated by Jane Dyer
    ContributionsDyer, Jane, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141 p.
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26934301M
    ISBN 101416971726
    ISBN 109781416971726

    This is somehow inconsistent with the fact that Pinocchio (August) needed to add his own story to the book, since it was not there. A possible explanation for this could be the fact that that story was not finished yet, and thus the book did not collect it. Moreover, it is still not so clear how it decides to appear.

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