Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: When a griffin shows great fondness for the sculpture of himself above the great door of the church, and equal admiration for the Minor Canon, the townspeople fear that the terrifying creature will live among them forever. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: A stone griffin guarded the church door of this small town and the real Griffin came to see it. He stayed for weeks but the Minor Canon finally had to try to make it leave. Illustrated.
Über den Autor:
Frank R. Stockton (1834-1902) published his first book, Ting-a-Ling, a collection of fairy tales, in 1870. From 1873 to 1881, he was assistant editor of St. Nicholas magazine, working with Mary Mapes Dodge. His writing career flourished in the last two decades of the nineteenth century, when he produced story collections, novels, and works of history for young readers, as well as nonfiction and fiction for adults, notably his story The Lady or the Tiger?
In addition to Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak's books include Kenny's Window, Very Far Away, The Sign on Rosie's Door, Nutshell Library (consisting of Chicken Soup with Rice, Alligators All Around, One Was Johnny, and Pierre), Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life, In the Night Kitchen, Outside Over There, We Are All in the Dumps with Jack and Guy, and Bumble-Ardy.
He received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are; the 1970 Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration; the 1983 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, given by the American Library Association in recognition of his entire body of work; and a 1996 National Medal of Arts in recognition of his contribution to the arts in America. In 2003, he received the first Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, an international prize for children's literature established by the Swedish government.
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fair. Dust Cover Missing. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0060258160I5N01
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1986. Buchzustand: Fair. Re. N/A. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP9352394
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1986. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. NY, 1963, reprint, Holt. Half cloth, 7½x8¼, 56p, DW. One of America’s greatest comic writers provided this tale of a real Griffin, who comes to admire his stone likeness in front of the local church and, to the townspeople's dismay, decides to stay. Only the minor canon is brave enough to do something about it. Not ex-library, no internal marks, clean and tight. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 54389
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1986. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Acceptable. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0060258160
Buchbeschreibung [New York, N.Y.] : Harper & Row, , 1986. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fair. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: No Dustjacket. Later Edition. ISBN 0060258160. Hardback. No Dustjacket. Reading Copy Only. Ex-Library with the usual faults, card pocket, ink stamps, etc. Tight sound copy with average wear. No Signature. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 9787037
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Good. Book Condition: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 97800602581604.0
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 97800602581603.0
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1986. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. We ship International with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! L. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 0060258160D
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1986. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers DADAX0060258160
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1986. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P110060258160