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American tall tales / by Mary Pope Osborne ; wood engravings by Michael McCurdy.

Osborne, Mary Pope. (Author). McCurdy, Michael. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 0679900896 :
  • Physical Description: 115 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf, c1991.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 111-115).
Formatted Contents Note: Davy Crockett -- Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind-- Johnny Appleseed -- Stormalong -- Mose -- Febold Feboldson -- Pecos Bill -- John Henry -- Paul Bunyan.
Summary, etc.: A collection of tall tales about such American folk heroes as Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind, Pecos Bill, John Henry, and Paul Bunyan.
Subject: Tales > United States.
Tall tales > United States.
Tall tales.
Folklore > United States.

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