The Puffin Treasury of Children's Stories

The Puffin Treasury of Children's Stories

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The stories in this collection by many well known writers cover all tastes: fantasy, adventure, humour, magic, fairy tales, and animal stories. Some of the tales ar e complete and some are extracts, whilst some are accompanie d by the original artwork. 'show more

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  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 204 x 271 x 25mm | 1,234g
  • Penguin Books Australia
  • Hawthorn, Australia
  • colour illustrations, index
  • 0670870099
  • 9780670870097

Table of contents

"The Tale of Peter Rabbit", Beatrix Potter; "The Emperor's New Clothes", Hans Christian Andersen; "The Runaway Reptiles", Margaret Mahy; from "Just So Stories", Rudyard Kipling; from "Little Women", Louisa May-Alcott; from "The Once and Future King", T.H. White; "Humblepuppy", Joan Aiken; from "The Wizard of Oz", L. Frank Baum; from "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe", C.S. Lewis; from "The Hodgeheg", Dick King-Smith; from "Alice in Wonderland", Lewis Carroll; "Spotty Powder", Roald Dahl; from "What Katy Did", Susan Coolidge; from "Winnie-the-Pooh", A.A. Milne; "The Happy Prince", Oscar Wilde; from "The Cuckoo Clock", Mrs Molesworth; from "Charlotte's Web", E.B. White; "Adding up to Zero", Helen Cresswell; from "The Railway Children", E. Nesbit; from "Black Beauty", Anna Sewell; from "The Hobbit", J.R.R. Tolkien; from "Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf", Catherine Storr; from "Bedknob and Broomstick", Mary Norton; "Orlando the marmalade cat", Kathleen Hale; from "It's Too Frightening For Me", Shirley Hughes; from "The Wind in the Willows", Kenneth Grahame; "The Jack Pot", Allan Ahlberg; from "A Christmas Carol", Charles Dickens; "Mr Majeika and the Ghost Hunter", Humphrey Carpenter; from "Pollyana", Eleanor H. Porter; from "The Worst Witch", Jill Murphy; from "The Secret Garden", Frances Hodgson Burnett; from "The One Hundred and One Dalamtions", Dodie Smith; "Professor Branestawm's Christmas Tree", Norman Hunter; from "Worzel Gummidge", Barbara Euphan Todd; "The Frog Prince", The Brothers Grimm.show more

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