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Rootabaga stories

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Published by An Odyssey/Harcourt Young Classic in Orlando, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales -- United States.,
    • Children"s stories, American.,
    • Fairy tales.,
    • Short stories.

    • About the Edition

      A selection of tales from Rootabaga Country peopled with such characters as the Potato Face Blind Man, the Blue Wind Boy, and many others.

      Edition Notes

      StatementCarl Sandburg ; illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham.
      ContributionsPetersham, Maud Fuller, 1890-1971, ill., Petersham, Miska, 1888-1960, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.S25 Ros 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3578801M
      ISBN 100152047093, 015204714X
      LC Control Number2002191949


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These beautiful new editions retain the original illustrations by Maud and Miska Petersham, and feature gorgeous new jackets by acclaimed illustrator Kurt Cyrus.

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Sandburg also wrote three children's books in Elmhurst: Rootabaga Stories, infollowed by Rootabaga Pigeons (), and Potato Face ().

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