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The Adventure of Momotaro, the Peach Boy

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Publisher Comments:

Perhaps the most beloved of all Japanese folk tales is the story of Momotaro, the boy born from a peach. Momotaro's expedition to the Land of the Demons, accompanied by his faithful companions, the Dog, the Monkey, and the Pheasant, is filled with fun and excitement for all young readers.

One of five of the best-loved stories from Kodansha's Children's Classics series, printed in a smaller format with the original Japanese beside the English translation - and all with the same delightful illustrations.

Synopsis:

Perhaps the most beloved of all Japanese folk tales is Momotaro's expedition to the Land of the Demons, accompanied by his companions, the Dog, the Monkey, and the Pheasant.

About the Author

RALPH F. McCARTHY is a writer, lyricist, and translator from Michigan and California. Among his translations are another collection of stories by Osamu Dazai, Self Portaits, and 69 by Ryu Murakami.

Product Details

ISBN:
9784770020987
Retold:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Author:
Saito, Ioe
Retold by:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Retold:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Author:
null, Ioe
Author:
null, Ralph F.
Author:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Publisher:
Kodansha USA
Location:
Tåokyåo
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Asian
Subject:
Literature/English | Mythology
Subject:
Literature/English | Mythology and Folklore
Subject:
Literature/English | Mythology & Folklore
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Literat
Subject:
ure/English | Mythology & Folklore
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Literature, English
Series:
Kodansha's Children's Classics
Series Volume:
WRP-RE-17
Publication Date:
20000915
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
color throughout
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
7.45x5.31x.35 in. .42 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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Children's » Historical Fiction » Asia
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