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(Asama, Kimiko) Tadpole From "Tadpole" Lucy W. Titcomb East Northfield, MA.1937
(Asama, Kimiko) Tadpole  From "Tadpole"  Lucy W. Titcomb East Northfield, MA.1937


 
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Price: $200.00

Product Code: 29016235

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38pp.  Illustrated wraps.  An image from a photograph of the young authoress holding a doll.   Her introduction is To Dear Children (in America) that concludes with a verse "Nations are Friends".  Contents includes: Why Am I Tadpole? A Flower-Magician Mr Spider  Rip Van Winkle in Japan Master Momotaro - a four act play  What is in the moon  Kintaro at Mt. Ashigara  A Tongue-Cut Sparrow  A Robe of Feathers.   Line drawn full page and in-text illustrations throughout.  Measures 9" x 6".  OCLC - 0 (July 2019). Foreword by the publisher, a former professor of "Tadpole" advising that she was particularly interested in promoting World Friendship.  As an adult she gathered the best-loved Japanese legends and  fairy stories and told them in her own words for American children. She indicates that although written for children its a must read for anyone interested in "Inter-Relations".