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Sir Gawain And The Green Knight (2004, original release: 2004)
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Call Number J/FOLKTALES/EUROPE/MOR


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Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, [2004] ©2004
Edition:  First U.S. edition
Description:  114 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0763625191 (alk. paper), 0763625191,
Language:  English


The quest of Sir Gawain for the Green Knight teaches him a lesson in pride, humility, and honor. Welcome to a medieval world full of sword fights and shape-shifting, monsters and magic, and timeless characters both gallant and wonderfully human. Written anonymously in the fourteenth century, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is retold in its entirety by Michael Morpurgo in a lively and accessible narration that captures all the tale's drama and humor. Vivid illustrations by the celebrated Michael Foreman infuse this classic tale with the sights and colors of dragons, swords, and medieval pageantry

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Additional Credits:
Foreman, Michael, 1938- illustrator

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