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Alexandra the rock eater

an old Rumanian tale retold

by Dorothy Van Woerkom

  • 288 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Knopf : distributed by Random House. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Romania.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Romania,
    • Dragons -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Alexandra cleverly outwits the dragons as she attempts to find food for her one hundred children.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Dorothy Van Woerkom ; illustrated by Rosekrans Hoffman.
      ContributionsHoffman, Rosekrans.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.V457 Al
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[31] p. :
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4545986M
      ISBN 100394835360, 0394935365
      LC Control Number77013778

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Rosekrans Hoffman’s witty illustration – an eclectic. And then the man heard a noise, and the rock cracked open.

And he stared into its dark and hungry mouth. This story was published in TASTE’s Spring Fiction Issue. More stories from the issue can be found here.