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The Resource A book of magical beasts, selected by Ruth Manning-Sanders ; illustrated by Raymond Briggs

A book of magical beasts, selected by Ruth Manning-Sanders ; illustrated by Raymond Briggs

Label
A book of magical beasts
Title
A book of magical beasts
Statement of responsibility
selected by Ruth Manning-Sanders ; illustrated by Raymond Briggs
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These modern and ancient poems and short stories from around the world feature make-believe beasts
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ5.M315
LC item number
Bl3
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1888-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Manning-Sanders, Ruth
  • Briggs, Raymond
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Fantasy
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Children's poetry
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A book of magical beasts, selected by Ruth Manning-Sanders ; illustrated by Raymond Briggs
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally copyrighted 1965
  • Each story accompanied by a descriptive note
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Hedley Kow / Joseph Jacobs -- The straw ox / R.N. Bain -- The last of the dragons / E. Nesbit -- The audacious kitten / Oliver Herford -- Lord Peter / G.W. Dasent -- Europa and the bull / Anon -- The fisherman's son / Adolf Dirr -- The stone monkey / H.A. Giles -- The tinder box / Hans Andersen -- Alison Gross / Anon -- The serpent and the peasant / Margery Wardrop -- The horny-goloch / Anon -- Dapplegrim / G.W. Dasent -- The Derbyshire ram / Anon -- The grateful goat / W.H.D. Rouse -- Prince Prigio and the firedrake / Andrew Lang -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll -- The golden crab / Bernhard Schmidt -- The magic swan / H. Kletke -- The lion and the unicorn / Anon -- The story of the stone lion / Capt. W.F. O'Connor -- The tea-kettle / Grace James -- A frog he would a wooing go / Anon -- The frog / Leonora Alleyne -- The seven foals / G.W. Dasent -- The strange white beast / J.B. -- The husband of the rat's daughter / Leonora Alleyne -- The friendly animals / W.M. Petrovitch -- Earl Mar's daughter / Anon -- The white bear / G.W. Dasent -- Kempe Owyne / Anon -- Jack and his comrades / Joseph Jacobs -- The lame vixen / A.H. Wratislaw -- The kraken / Lord Tennyson -- Drakestail / Charles Morelles -- The well of the world's end / Joseph Jacobs -- Little red bird / Mona Douglas
Control code
ocm00105230
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Lccn
79123111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.245 B644 ; P ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; SJ (Local) ; DonationSchm9/05.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 105230
  • (Sirsi) 105230
  • (OCoLC)105230
Label
A book of magical beasts, selected by Ruth Manning-Sanders ; illustrated by Raymond Briggs
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally copyrighted 1965
  • Each story accompanied by a descriptive note
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Hedley Kow / Joseph Jacobs -- The straw ox / R.N. Bain -- The last of the dragons / E. Nesbit -- The audacious kitten / Oliver Herford -- Lord Peter / G.W. Dasent -- Europa and the bull / Anon -- The fisherman's son / Adolf Dirr -- The stone monkey / H.A. Giles -- The tinder box / Hans Andersen -- Alison Gross / Anon -- The serpent and the peasant / Margery Wardrop -- The horny-goloch / Anon -- Dapplegrim / G.W. Dasent -- The Derbyshire ram / Anon -- The grateful goat / W.H.D. Rouse -- Prince Prigio and the firedrake / Andrew Lang -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll -- The golden crab / Bernhard Schmidt -- The magic swan / H. Kletke -- The lion and the unicorn / Anon -- The story of the stone lion / Capt. W.F. O'Connor -- The tea-kettle / Grace James -- A frog he would a wooing go / Anon -- The frog / Leonora Alleyne -- The seven foals / G.W. Dasent -- The strange white beast / J.B. -- The husband of the rat's daughter / Leonora Alleyne -- The friendly animals / W.M. Petrovitch -- Earl Mar's daughter / Anon -- The white bear / G.W. Dasent -- Kempe Owyne / Anon -- Jack and his comrades / Joseph Jacobs -- The lame vixen / A.H. Wratislaw -- The kraken / Lord Tennyson -- Drakestail / Charles Morelles -- The well of the world's end / Joseph Jacobs -- Little red bird / Mona Douglas
Control code
ocm00105230
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Lccn
79123111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.245 B644 ; P ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; SJ (Local) ; DonationSchm9/05.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 105230
  • (Sirsi) 105230
  • (OCoLC)105230

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