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The Brocaded Slipper and Other Vietnamese Tales

Vuong, Lynette Dyer

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ISBN 10: 0201080885 / ISBN 13: 9780201080889
Published by Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., Inc., Reading, MA, 1982
Condition: Very Good+ Hardcover
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xii, 111 pp, brown boards, dj green-orange-yel-black w/wraparound color illustration, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the half title page. The five stories from Vietnam encompass many familiar fairy tale elements. The stories are The Brocaded Slipper, Little finger of the Watermelon Patch, The Fairy Grotto, Master Frog and The Lampstand Princess. The reader meets Tam, who is mistreated by cruel stepmother and discovere by a prince (thanks to a slipper). dj price-clipped. Size: Sm4to from 9" to 11". Bookseller Inventory # 034311

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Title: The Brocaded Slipper and Other Vietnamese ...

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., Inc., Reading, MA

Publication Date: 1982

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Mai, Vo-Dinh

Book Condition:Very Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Edition: 2nd Printing.

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A collection of five Vietnamese fairy tales, including "Little Finger of the Watermelon Patch" and "The Lampstand Princess."

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