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The talking beasts

Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin

The talking beasts

a book of fable wisdom

by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin

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Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statemented. by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora Archibald Smith, [illustrations by Harold Nelson].
SeriesCrimson classics
ContributionsSmith, Nora Archibald, 1859-1934., Nelson, Harold, ill.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 391 p.
Number of Pages391
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22974318M

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In the case of Rowling, author is not the noun; rather, it is an adjunct noun or adjectival noun. Four were seen when they began to charge into battle, and later, when Aslan and his reinforcements arrived, one Rhino is seen among them.My favourite book is and always will be The Horse and his Boy.

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Somehow, Narnia had stopped being Narnia, even before the Battle of the Stable. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them kind of says it all.

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