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2 edition of The Magic Tree; A Tale from the Congo. found in the catalog.

The Magic Tree; A Tale from the Congo.

Gerald McDermott

The Magic Tree; A Tale from the Congo.

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Published by Henry Holth & Co (J) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congo,
  • Congo (Democratic Republic),
  • Folklore,
  • Children: Babies & Toddlers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9551770M
    ISBN 100030150612
    ISBN 109780030150616


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Notes. no page number in the book. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City New York, NY. This animated folk tale from the Congo, illustrated by Gerald McDermott, centers around twin brothers, Luemba and Mavungu.

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November 4, by Melvin Burgess 1 Comment There’s been a bit of a break in my writing up the stories I collected in the Congo, when I was there with Save the Children last year. It’s been a busy summer and autumn, with a new book out and Andersen press Re-issuing The Cry of the Wolf.

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