Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend (Book, 1984) []
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Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend

Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend

Author: Margaret Hodges; Trina Schart Hyman; Edmund Spenser; Little, Brown and Company,
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, [1984]
Series: Caldecott awards, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Audio book, etc. : Fiction : Juvenile audience   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
Retells the segment from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, in which George, the Red Cross Knight, slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land.

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Genre/Form: Caldecott Medal
Caldecott Medal winner
Picture books
Fictional Work
Curriculum resource
picture books
fairy tales
Fairy tales
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile literature
Illustrators' autographs (Provenance)
Livres d'images
Contes de fées
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
FolkloreJuvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Hodges, Margaret.
Saint George and the dragon.
Named Person: George, Saint; George, Saint; George.; George, Saint; George, Saint
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Hodges; Trina Schart Hyman; Edmund Spenser; Little, Brown and Company,
ISBN: 0316367893 9780316367899 0316367958 9780316367950 9780758700704 0758700709 9780329028428 0329028421 9780833561138 0833561138 9780780703131 0780703138
OCLC Number: 10046624
Awards: Caldecott Medal, 1985
Target Audience: 1080
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
Series Title: Caldecott awards, 1985.
Other Titles: St. George and the dragon
Responsibility: adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman.
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A beautifully crafted book.. * School LIBRARY JOURNAL *

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