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The stone of victory, and other tales

by Padraic Colum

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementForeword by Virginia Haviland. Illustrated by Judith Gwyn Brown
ContributionsBrown, Judith Gwyn, illus
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.C723 St
The Physical Object
Pagination119 p.
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24769320M
LC Control Number67006416

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A collection of four short stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne, the common theme of which is New Hampshire's White Mountains. Consists of: "The Great Stone Face", written in and revolves around the "Old Man of the Mountain" (Cannon Mtn.) in New Hampshire which sadly collapsed on May 3, ; "The. Listen to "Great Stone Face and Other Tales" by Nathaniel Hawthorne available from Rakuten Kobo. Narrated by Nelson Runger. Start a free day trial today and get your first audiobook free. Four classic short stories-The Great Stone Face; The Ambitious Guest; The Great Carbuncle and Sketches from MBrand: Recorded Books, Inc.

Lively illustrations make this a fun-filled, easy-to-read retelling of the classic legend of King Arthur, who became king by pulling a great sword from a large stone. SAVE TO LIST Other Books in This Series. He wrote and studied at the same time. He wrote many fairy tales and “The ugly Duckling” is considered to contain elements of his life. Some of his other famous fairy tales are: “The little Mermaid”, “The Emperor’s New Clothes”, “The Snow Queen” He died in Copenhagen August 4th, Book reports from Hans Christian Andersen.


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