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Why are some carpets magic? What is a wish-tree? And where can the fountain of eternal life be found? This book answers these questions. Together with a glossary and brief notes, it combines to reveal the richness of the little-known, faraway lands of Central Asia.

Hardcover:

9781845070663 | Frances Lincoln Childrens Books, February 28, 2005, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Retells folktales from Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan, and includes several stories that cross regional lines, proverbs, riddles, and poems.

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9781845072780 | New edition (Frances Lincoln Childrens Books, July 29, 2010), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Why are some carpets magic?

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Product Description: Are you an AMAZON? Have you got what it takes? Dare to dream! Listen to your heart! Get physical! The world needs more heroines, and Hippolyta Queen of the Amazons, Durga the Demon-Slayer and Al-Datma of Egypt are just a few of the legendary women who leapt over limits and fought to win...read more
By Sophie Herxheimer (illustrator)

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9781845076603 | Frances Lincoln Childrens Books, March 24, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Are you an AMAZON?

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By Gilbert Adair (editor), Sophie Herxheimer (editor) and Marina Warner (editor)

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9780195178210 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 4, 2004, cover price $24.99

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Designed for gift giving, an illustrated collection of classic fairy tales, rendered in modern prose by such celebrated authors as A. S. Byatt and John Ashbery, explores the battle of good and evil and the endless quest for love. (view table of contents)
By Gilbert Adair (editor), John Ashbery (trans), Ranjit Bolt (trans), A. S. Byatt (trans), Terence Cave (trans), Sophie Herxheimer (illustrator) and Marina Warner (editor)

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9780374292812 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1996), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: English translations of classic French fairy tales for adults feature magic, love, revenge, politics, and satire

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