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Saint George and the Dragon by Margaret Hodges

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Published by Little, Brown Young Readers .
Written in English


  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - European,
  • Legends, Myths, & Fables - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Action & Adventure,
  • Action & Adventure - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Dragons,
  • England,
  • Folklore,
  • George,,
  • Knights and knighthood,
  • Legends,
  • Saint,,
  • d. 303,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9696494M
ISBN 100316367958
ISBN 109780316367950

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Apr 18,  · Children's book doctor I’d like to tell my class something about St George and the Dragon as we are coming up to St George’s Day. I’d like to concentrate on the mythic story and the. Mar 25,  · Have you ever read the book Saint George and the Dragon by Margaret Hodges? This story is a retelling of part of the epic poem by Edmund Spenser- The Faerie Queen (free Kindle Classic book). The story tells of a brave knight, called the Red Cross Knight. Apr 01,  · This title provides a gently humorous retelling of 'George and the Dragon', with easy-to-read text and colourful illustrations. The book includes background to the legend and the art it has inspired, with a reproduction of the famous Paolo Uccello painting, and internet links to more paintings of 'George and the Dragon'/5. Saint George and the Dragon. Gold-Medal Recipient of the Moonbeam Spirit Award for Preservation. Saint George and the Dragon: A new children's book, written by Jim Forest, illustrated by Vladislav Andreyev. True stories become streamlined into legends and legends become compressed via symbols into myths.

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