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Published by Kids Can Press in Toronto .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Canada.

Subjects:

  • French Canadians -- Folklore.,
  • Folklore -- Canada.

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About the Edition

A retelling of a traditional French Canadian tale in which a young boy sets out to destroy the wicked fairy who has caused his parents great misfortune.

Edition Notes

Statementretold by Mary Alice Downie ; illustrated by Kim Price.
ContributionsPrice, Kim, ill., Bolduc, Evelyn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.D757 Wh 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination[30] p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2924152M
ISBN 100919964532
LC Control Number84158261

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