The Story of the Golden Fleece (Dover Children's Classics)

By: Colum, Padraic

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Book Condition: Very Good

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This Newbery Medal winner enchants readers of all ages with classic retellings of stories from ancient myth. Forty evocative illustrations accompany the tales, which center on the Argonauts' quest for the golden fleece and recount the adventures of heroic Jason, huntress Atalanta, Theseus and the Minotaur, and other fantastic characters.

Title: The Story of the Golden Fleece (Dover Children's Classics)

Author/Composer: Colum, Padraic

Categories: World Religions/Myths/Legends,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2005-09-23

ISBN Number: 0486443663

ISBN Number 13: 9780486443669

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 009674

Description: Very Good Plus Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover storage wear and outer soil. Paperback print book copy of The Story of the Golden Fleece by Padraic Colum. Dover (2005) unabridged republication of the edition published by The Macmillan Company, New York, 1921. 40 illustrations. Dover Publications, Mineola NY, 2005. viii + 246 pages, 5-3/16 x 8-1/4 inches, 21 cm. Current list price 5.95. 1922 Newbery Medal winner. Accelerated Reader AR: BL 7.3, points 13.0. Publisher description: Generations have thrilled to the adventures of heroic Jason and the sorceress Medea, mighty Heracles, the minstrel Orpheus, and other legendary figures. In this Newbery Medal winning classic, a renowned storyteller recounts the enduring legends surrounding the Argonauts' quest for the golden fleece. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

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