Per and the Dala Horse

Per and the Dala Horse

by Rebecca Hickox, Yvonne Gilbert
     
 

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When a Swedish farmer dies, his eldest son inherits the farm, a sturdy workhorse, and a plow. The middle son comes by a fine riding horse, and Per, the youngest, receives a handsomely carved and painted Dala horse. Though his brothers laugh, Per guesses that his horse will prove useful. And when the trolls of the underworld work their mischief, neither the workhorse… See more details below

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When a Swedish farmer dies, his eldest son inherits the farm, a sturdy workhorse, and a plow. The middle son comes by a fine riding horse, and Per, the youngest, receives a handsomely carved and painted Dala horse. Though his brothers laugh, Per guesses that his horse will prove useful. And when the trolls of the underworld work their mischief, neither the workhorse nor the riding horse can compare with Per's magnificent Dala horse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780440414254
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
10/06/1997
Series:
Picture Yearling Ser.
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
10.30(w) x 8.06(h) x 0.15(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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