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7 edition of Clever Tortoise found in the catalog.

Clever Tortoise

a traditional African tale

by Francesca Martin

  • 165 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Candlewick Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tanzania.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Tanzania

    • About the Edition

      Clever Tortoise leads the other jungle animals in teaching bullying Elephant and Hippopotamus a lesson by tricking them into engaging in a tug of war with each other.

      Edition Notes

      StatementFrancesca Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.M368 Cl 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL47174M
      ISBN 100763605069
      LC Control Number99047080

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Publication date Topics Folklore -- Tanzania Publisher Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

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