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Aldar the trickster

a Finnish folktale

by Mollie Clarke

  • 347 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

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

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Folklore

  • About the Edition

    A folktale retold from the Finnish, recounting the many tricks that Aldar, the town prankster, played on a neighbor who vowed he couldn"t be fooled.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesAldar the trickster. English.
    Statementretold by Mollie Clarke ; illustrated by Margaret Belsky
    ContributionsBelsky, Margaret, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.C515 Al
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24853626M
    LC Control Number67010591
    OCLC/WorldCa887220

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    About this Item: Follett Publishing Co., Chicago, Pictorial Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Grace Huxtable (illustrator). 1st printing. pictorial hard cover is in fine condition as is the dust jacket now protected with mylar cover. is a stated first printing. the dust jacket has the number 99 on top of front cover and under price on front flap otherwise copy is. Aldar The Trickster A Finnish Folk Tale Chicago & NY: Follett Publishing (). large 8vo., pictorial boards; very good in edgeworn and lightly soiled dust jacket.


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