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After ruining Earth and soaring off to a star in his rocket, the man returns to find that ancient creatures have beautified the earth and it is where he wants to live after all.

Hardcover:

9780690240108 | Ty Crowell Co, April 1, 1973, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: A man who is determined to build a rocket to reach a star destroys the earth in the process

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When a king asks his rich neighboring country to help his starving subjects, a food-throwing battle ensues.

Paperback:

9781842700839 | Transworld Pub, March 1, 2002, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: King Lion asks a rich neighboring country to share its food with his starving kingdom.

Library:

9780690006292 | Harpercollins, November 1, 1974, cover price $13.89 | About this edition: King Lion asks a rich neighboring country to share its food with his starving kingdom

Disappointed when he is unable to go to the zoo, Lewis discovers that with a little imagination he can see interesting animals everywhere he walks

School and Library:

9780670578597 | Viking Pr, April 1, 1975, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Disappointed at being unable to go to the zoo, a young boy imagines his family, friends, and neighbors to be all the animals he'd like to see.

The King offers the hand of his magnificent daughter to any suitor who can wrestle as well as she, and asks one hundred horses of every man who is thrown from the ring

Hardcover:

9780027355000 | Atheneum, July 1, 1977, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A princess who prefers to spend her time riding across the grasslands of Asia will only marry a man she can respect, one who can wrestle with her.

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Product Description: Book by Foreman, Michael

Library:

9780394937304 | Random House Childrens Books, May 1, 1978, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Book by Foreman, Michael

Thirty-one of the tales collected by the Brothers Grimm in the early nineteenth century in new translations and with new illustrations

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9780385143561 | Doubleday, July 1, 1978, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Thirty-one folk and fairy tales collected by the Grimm brothers including 'Rapunzel,' 'Snow White,' 'The Twelve Dancing Princesses,' and 'Hansel and Gretel.

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Eighteen of the Danish author's most familiar tales, including 'The Darning Needle,' 'Little Claus and Big Claus,' and 'The Old House.'

Hardcover:

9780385133647 | Doubleday, July 1, 1978, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Eighteen of Andersen's classic tales, including The Tinderbox, The Ugly Duckling, The Snow Queen, and The Red Shoes, are accompanied by full-color and black-and-white illustrations

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The tale of two giants who quarreled and became friends again when they forgot what they were quarreling about

Library:

9780394918846 | Random House Childrens Books, December 1, 1978, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A pink sea shell leads two giants to a terrible argument which lasts for years, and is finally resolved when the giants realize they have mixed their socks.

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When Mary asks for a book, her stonemason father takes her deep into the quarry hill where prehistoric carvings and tracings and the countless footprints of her ancestors evoke the mysteries of the past and of life

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9780529055033 | Putnam Pub Group, January 1, 1979, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: His daughter's request for a book prompts a stonemason to reveal the secret of the stone to her.

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When William's sled is taken, his grandfather, a smith, uses an old oak loom to build him another one which he takes to the top of a high hill where nobody ever dares to go

Hardcover:

9780529055071 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1979, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: When his sled is 'Tom Fobbled' by another boy, William's grandfather makes him another from an old oak loom.

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Robert learns that his secret place has another secret the day his soldier uncle comes home to help with the corn harvest.

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9780529055064 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1979, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: On the day before his Uncle Charlie is to return to the war, Robert discovers his uncle's real job and learns about a secret concerning his hiding place high in the steeple above the chapel clock

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Retells the Biblical stories of Cain and Abel, the Flood, Absalom and David, Samson and Delilah, Joseph, Moses, and others

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9780394513850 | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1980, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A retelling of 32 Old Testament narratives.

Four new and wholly original stories, each evoking the themes and tempo of traditional fairy tales, are highlighted on every page by full-color paintings

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9780399207594 | Putnam Pub Group, November 1, 1980, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Four new and wholly original stories, each evoking the themes and tempo of traditional fairy tales, are highlighted on every page by full-color paintings

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Product Description: "Long ago, in the springtime of the world, people began to be beastly to the other beasts". So begins this irreverent portrait of the historical relationship between humankind and animals. Michael Foreman was twice winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal.

Hardcover:

9780399208201 | Putnam Pub Group, July 1, 1981, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In order to foil hunters, the animals create an ingenious device which disguises their tracks.

Paperback:

9780575056626 | Victor Gollancz, April 1, 1995, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: "Long ago, in the springtime of the world, people began to be beastly to the other beasts".

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While exploring the land of dreams, an old man and a boy piece together the fragments of unfinished dreams and lost hopes, give them shape, and send them around the world again.

Hardcover:

9780030620539 | Henry Holt & Co, September 1, 1982, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A boy and his father, who like to restore the fragments of broken dreams, help a giant return to the dreams of the people in the valley

Unwilling to obey people, the first crab moves into the sea, but his motions cause such havoc on land that he agrees to become smaller in return for claws that will help him climb, dig, and crack open coconuts
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Rudyard Kipling

Hardcover:

9780911745061 | Peter Bedrick Books, November 1, 1983, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Relates how the crab came to live both in the sea and on land and to lose its hard shell once a year.

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When Bobby's brontosaurus birthday cake turns into a real creature and begins to grow, both problems and joys begin.
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Robert McCrum

Hardcover:

9780671507626 | Simon & Schuster, August 1, 1984, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: When Bobby's brontosaurus birthday cake turns into a real creature and begins to grow, both problems and joys begin.

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A loving cat and mouse couple tries to prevent a war between the cats and the mice.

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9780434980451 | David & Charles, September 1, 1985, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A loving cat and mouse couple tries to prevent a war between the cats and the mice.

When a young boy is threatened with a visit to Mrs. Cole for not getting his chores done in his mother's absence, he searches out the woman on his own and finds out what 'awful' things really happen at her house
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Nigel Gray

Hardcover:

9780916291396, titled "I'll Take You to Mrs Cole!" | Kane Miller Book Pub, March 1, 1992, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Threatened with a visit to Mrs.
9780930267216 | Dutton Childrens Books, April 1, 1986, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Threatened with a visit to Mrs.

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With the help of Flying Lion, Panda and his animal friends escape a fire in the Australian bush and aid the firefighters in battling the blaze.

School and Library:

9780136483953 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1986, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Interweaves fantasy and real-life heroism in the tale of Panda and his friend, the winged Lion, who rescue three furry koalas and help a group of fire fighters battle a raging bushfire in the wilds of Australia

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Product Description: How to introduce children to Shakespeare, not just to the stories behind the plays but to the richness of Shakespeare’s language and the depth of his characters: That’s the challenge that Leon Garfield, no slouch as a wordsmith himself, sets out to meet in his monumental and utterly absorbing Shakespeare Stories...read more
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Leon Garfield

Hardcover:

9781590179314 | New York Review of Books, November 3, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: How to introduce children to Shakespeare, not just to the stories behind the plays but to the richness of Shakespeare’s language and the depth of his characters: That’s the challenge that Leon Garfield, no slouch as a wordsmith himself, sets out to meet in his monumental and utterly absorbing Shakespeare Stories.
9780395563977 | Houghton Mifflin, January 1, 1991, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: An acclaimed author has rewritten twelve of Shakespeare's plays in narrative form, retaining much of the original language, and thus the flavor of the bard's dramas.
9781850891055 | Large print edition (Isis Large Print Books, December 1, 1986), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An acclaimed author has rewritten twelve of Shakespeare's plays in narrative form, retaining much of the original language, and thus the flavor of the bard's dramas.

Paperback:

9780395861400 | Houghton Mifflin, March 30, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: An acclaimed author has rewritten twelve of Shakespeare's plays in narrative form, retaining much of the original language, and thus the flavor of the bard's dramas.

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Steeped in magic and wonder, these traditional legends and folktales from the villages of Cornwall are peopled with giants and little people, witches and devils, a mischievous changeling, and a beautiful mermaid

Hardcover:

9780671635800 | Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1987, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Steeped in magic and wonder, these traditional legends and folktales from the villages of Cornwall are peopled with giants and little people, witches and devils, a mischievous changeling, and a beautiful mermaid

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A collection of original nursery rhymes, some with accompanying music.
By Charles Causley and Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780670808106 | Viking Pr, April 1, 1987, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of original nursery rhymes, some with accompanying music.

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This illustrated collection includes sex du Maurier tales--'Don't Look Now,' 'The Birds,' 'The Apple Tree,' 'The Alibi,' 'Not After Midnight,' and 'The Blue Lenses'
By Du Maurier and Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780385243025 | Doubleday, November 1, 1987, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This illustrated collection includes sex du Maurier tales--'Don't Look Now,' 'The Birds,' 'The Apple Tree,' 'The Alibi,' 'Not After Midnight,' and 'The Blue Lenses'

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Panda and the winged Lion journey to Australia and encounter the legendary Bunyip, a scary looking but friendly creature who takes them on a strange and wonderful journey

Hardcover:

9780805240412 | Random House Childrens Books, April 1, 1988, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Panda and his friend the winged lion journey to Australia, where they encounter a legendary bunyip and continue their adventures of exploration.

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