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TRICK OF THE TALE

Written by John Matthews, Caitlin Matthews
Illustrated by Tomislav Tomic
Published by Templar Publishing in 2008
ISBN: 9781840111347

TRICK OF THE TALE
Written by John Matthews, Caitlin Matthews. Illustrated by Tomislav Tomic.
Published by Templar Publishing. 1st. 2008. Hardback.

A Collection of Trickster Tales from Around the World. How Did Raven bring back the sun? Who stole Octopus's beauty? And why is tough Leopard terrified of little Hare? Meet the tricksters who scam, bamboozle and con their fellow animals to come out on top. White and black pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations, some with a coloured border. 95 pages.

Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper. Some light browning to covers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge worn.

Stock no. 1507068

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TRICK OF THE TALE
Written by John Matthews, Caitlin Matthews. Illustrated by Tomislav Tomic.
Published by Templar Publishing. 1st. 2008. Hardback.

A Collection of Trickster Tales from Around the World. How Did Raven bring back the sun? Who stole Octopus's beauty? And why is tough Leopard terrified of little Hare? Meet the tricksters who scam, bamboozle and con their fellow animals to come out on top. White and black pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations, some with a coloured border. 95 pages.

Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper. Dusrwrapper ever so slightly edge worn.

Stock no. 1504802

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Contents

  • A Hill of Beans
  • Brer Rabbit and the Fatal Imitation
  • How Raven Stole Back the Light
  • A Home of One's Own
  • Coyote and the Little Tune
  • Chauntecleer's Dream
  • Frog and Crow
  • Tricks and Truths
  • Raven and Crayfish
  • Revenge is Sweet
  • Lion and Unicorn
  • The Making of the World
  • The King of All Birds
  • Partners
  • An Ocean Cruise
  • A Nose for a Nose
  • Vijaya and the Elephant's Oath
  • The Coldest Night
  • The Deep, Deep Well
  • How Ananse Stole All the Stories