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American Fairy Tales

American Fairy Tales

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by L. Frank Baum
     
 

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Mamma had told her about it one day; how there was no key to it, because Uncle Walter wished it to remain unopened until he returned home; and how this wandering uncle, who was a mighty hunter, had gone into Africa to hunt elephants and had never been heard from afterwards.

The little girl looked at the chest curiously, now that it had by accident attracted

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Mamma had told her about it one day; how there was no key to it, because Uncle Walter wished it to remain unopened until he returned home; and how this wandering uncle, who was a mighty hunter, had gone into Africa to hunt elephants and had never been heard from afterwards.

The little girl looked at the chest curiously, now that it had by accident attracted her attention.

It was quite big--bigger even than mamma's traveling trunk--and was studded all over with tarnished brassheaded nails. It was heavy, too, for when Martha tried to lift one end of it she found she could not stir it a bit. But there was a place in the side of the cover for a key. She stooped to examine the lock, and saw that it would take a rather big key to open it.

Then, as you may suspect, the little girl longed to open Uncle Walter's big box and see what was in it. For we are all curious, and little girls are just

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940015340433
Publisher:
Classic Children's Tales
Publication date:
09/11/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
78 KB
Age Range:
6 - 8 Years

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American Fairy Tales 3.8 out of 5 based on 1 ratings. 12 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Well if my cousin loves this book theres a reason y shouldnt i since she does its intetesting though. With great imagination and topic fanasty choice very great intelgent job you guys with the book i love and its very great how you guys how the bkids the fairy tales but you know when they grow up theyll know the total truth its not real
aromaoils More than 1 year ago
Our children LOVE these stories and we enjoyed reading them.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
When I had my old, poor quality kindle 3G, I had this charming book. I loved it. So glad I can get it on my awesome nook color!
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Two thumbs up for a truly excellent collection.
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Very old fashoned. Boring.
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Happy but bad
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I HATE IT