A book dragon

by Donn Kushner

Publisher: H. Holt in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 197 Downloads: 764
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Nonesuch, the last in a line of dragons, uses his unique ability to change in size to survive for six centuries, during which time he observes such different humans as a medieval monk, an eighteenth-century London chemist, and a modern American bookseller.

Edition Notes

StatementDonn Kushner ; [illustration and design by Nancy Ruth Jackson].
ContributionsJackson, Nancy Ruth, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.K964 Bo 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p. :
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2061919M
ISBN 100805007598
LC Control Number88045179

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