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The king of the hummingbirds, and other tales

Published by Knopf : distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

Four fairy tales featuring a stupid coppersmith's son, a witch unhappy in her profession, a gnome with power to change things, and a fat, bespectacled Jewish boy who hopes to marry a princess.

Table of Contents

The King of the hummingbirds.
The witch's wish.
The pear tree.
The gnome and the dragons.


Dewey Decimal Class [Fic]
Library of Congress PZ8.G216 Ki

The Physical Object

Pagination 58 p. :
Number of pages 58

ID Numbers

Open Library OL4899246M
Internet Archive kingofhummingbir00gard
ISBN 10 0394833198, 0394933192
LC Control Number 76042457
Library Thing 693159
Goodreads 1416828 1479779

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