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The Boy Who Drew Cats and Other Japanese Fairy Tales (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)

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Talking tea kettles, a monstrous goblin-spider, miniature warriors, and other fanciful creatures abound in exotic tales brimming with warmth and whimsy. Eleven excellently translated fables include "The Fountain of Youth," "The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumplings," "The Wooden Bowl," "My Lord Bag-o'-Rice," and more. 21 original illustrations by Yuko Green.

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Eleven engaging, excellently translated tales of talking tea kettles, a monstrous goblin-spider, miniature warriors and other fanciful creatures. 21 original illustrations by Yuko Green.

Table of Contents

Chin-Chin Kobakama

The Goblin-Spider

The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumplings

The Boy Who Drew Cats

The Silly Jelly-Fish

The Fountain of Youth

The Hare of Inaba

My Lord Bag-o'-Rice

The Wooden Bowl

The Tea-Kettle

The Matsuyama Mirror

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486403489
ill.:
Green, Y. S.
Author:
Green, Y. S.
Author:
Davis, Francis A.
Author:
et al
Author:
Hearn, Lafcadio
Author:
Davis, Frances A.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y. :
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Asian
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Folklore -- Japan.
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Thrift Classics
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.14 lb
Age Level:
09-12

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Eleven engaging, excellently translated tales of talking tea kettles, a monstrous goblin-spider, miniature warriors and other fanciful creatures. 21 original illustrations by Yuko Green.

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