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The Resource Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

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Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend
Title
Saint George and the dragon
Title remainder
a golden legend
Statement of responsibility
adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1985.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1080
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ8.1.H69
LC item number
Sai 1984
Literary form
novels
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
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Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Full page pen and ink with watercolor. Ornate watercolor borders evoking historical books and scrolls
  • Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature copy donated by Robert Egolf and signed by the illustrator.
  • "Printed in the United States of America"--T.p. verso
Control code
ocm10046624
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780316367950
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
83019980
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)10046624
Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Link
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Full page pen and ink with watercolor. Ornate watercolor borders evoking historical books and scrolls
  • Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature copy donated by Robert Egolf and signed by the illustrator.
  • "Printed in the United States of America"--T.p. verso
Control code
ocm10046624
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780316367950
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
83019980
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)10046624

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