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The Wee Men of Ballywooden

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Author(s):Arthur Mason
Illustrator(s):Robert Lawson
Publisher(s): Doubleday, Doran & Co.
Year Published: 1930
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Fairy Tales - Classic
Irish
Age Range: Ages 9-12: Longer Chapter Books
Pages: 266
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
LCCN: 30027069
OCLC: 863165807

Description

Arthur Mason was an Irish sailor and gold prospector. He learned about the Wee Men from his mother when he was a boy growing up in Ireland. In this first book he tells of the Night of the Big Wind and how the Wee Men recovered their bagpipes from the rascally jackdaw. This was Robert Lawson’s second published book which first brought his detailed and fantastic black and white illustrations to a wide audience.

This book is the Main Edition.

Edition(s):

Other Editions

1937
(Garden City Publishing Co.)
1952
(The Viking Press)

Sequel(s):

Other Sequels

1931
(Doubleday, Doran & Co.)
1931
(The Century Co. & Scholastic-St. Nicholas Corporation)
1937
(Garden City Publishing Co.)

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