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The golden goose by Margaret Hillert

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Published by Follett Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English



  • Germany.


  • Fairy tales.,
  • Folklore -- Germany.

Book details:

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Retells the tale of the golden goose that caused the king"s unhappy daughter to laugh.

Edition Notes

StatementMargaret Hillert ; illustrated by Monica Santa.
SeriesA Follett just beginning-to-read book
ContributionsLoomis, Monica Santa.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.H5425 Go
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4759498M
ISBN 10069540881X
LC Control Number78106115

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