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The King of the Golden River

(or The Black Brothers, a Legend of Stiria )

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Author(s):John Ruskin
Illustrator(s):Richard Doyle
Publisher(s): Mayhew & Baker
Year Published: 1860
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Boys Growing Up
British
Fairy Tales - Modern
Families
Fantasy – English
Age Range: Ages 7-9: Short Chapter Books
Pages: 68
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
OCLC: 6969232

Description

Gluck and his two evil older brothers lived in the Treasure Valley until the South West Wind turned it into a desert. How it was changed back again is the burden of the story. In this edition the King has a regular nose instead of the “hooter.” Read online at archive.org.

Edition(s):

Other Editions

1851
(The Viking Press)
1932
(George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd. & J. B. Lippincott Co.)
1974
(Dover Publications)

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