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The Resource Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins, & other nasties : a practical guide, Edythe McFate ; as told to Lesley M.M. Blume ; illustrated by David Foote

Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins, & other nasties : a practical guide, Edythe McFate ; as told to Lesley M.M. Blume ; illustrated by David Foote

Label
Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins, & other nasties : a practical guide
Title
Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins, & other nasties
Title remainder
a practical guide
Statement of responsibility
Edythe McFate ; as told to Lesley M.M. Blume ; illustrated by David Foote
Title variation
Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins and other nasties
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compendium of practical information and cautionary tales about fairies and other similar magical creatures that might be encountered in modern cities like New York, intended to help the child who may come into contact with them
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B62567
LC item number
Mo 2010
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins, & other nasties : a practical guide, Edythe McFate ; as told to Lesley M.M. Blume ; illustrated by David Foote
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Tale no. 2 : A face made from flowers
  • Further notes on fairy rings
  • The link between fairies and diamonds
  • Tale no. 3 : behind the brass doors in the Lincoln Tunnel
  • The difference between dwarves and trolls
  • Money in the fairy world
  • Why you shouldn't trust fairy godmothers
  • Tale no. 4 : Unlikely performances at Carnegie Hall
  • Music and fairies
  • Fairies in your kitchen
  • How to tell a good fairy from a bad one
  • On the temptation of spoons
  • Tale no. 5 : The number one train
  • Time in the fairy world
  • End of the free ride
  • Garbage dumps and other unlikely fairy habitats
  • Enchanted fairy isles
  • Tale no. 6 : The ballad of Big Edd
  • A short note on perfume
  • The blight of pools
  • Why human hair turns gray
  • How to protect yourself from a dangerous fairy
  • Why fairies covet human babies
  • Tale no. 7 : Ball lightning at Coney Island
  • Other fairy-inhabited national landmarks
  • On the question of photographing fairies
  • Fairies and animals
  • Tale no. 8 : molasses
  • The future of fairies
  • Gifts to give today's fairies
  • Tale no. 1 : The war at the Algonquin Hotel
  • Fairies and flowers
  • A special note to those with gardens
  • Why you should watch your step on baseball fields, soccer fields, and other vast lawns
  • Setting the record straight about ringing bluebells
Control code
sky212739478
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780375854934
Lccn
2010004961
Other control number
9780375862038
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins, & other nasties : a practical guide, Edythe McFate ; as told to Lesley M.M. Blume ; illustrated by David Foote
Publication
Contents
  • Tale no. 2 : A face made from flowers
  • Further notes on fairy rings
  • The link between fairies and diamonds
  • Tale no. 3 : behind the brass doors in the Lincoln Tunnel
  • The difference between dwarves and trolls
  • Money in the fairy world
  • Why you shouldn't trust fairy godmothers
  • Tale no. 4 : Unlikely performances at Carnegie Hall
  • Music and fairies
  • Fairies in your kitchen
  • How to tell a good fairy from a bad one
  • On the temptation of spoons
  • Tale no. 5 : The number one train
  • Time in the fairy world
  • End of the free ride
  • Garbage dumps and other unlikely fairy habitats
  • Enchanted fairy isles
  • Tale no. 6 : The ballad of Big Edd
  • A short note on perfume
  • The blight of pools
  • Why human hair turns gray
  • How to protect yourself from a dangerous fairy
  • Why fairies covet human babies
  • Tale no. 7 : Ball lightning at Coney Island
  • Other fairy-inhabited national landmarks
  • On the question of photographing fairies
  • Fairies and animals
  • Tale no. 8 : molasses
  • The future of fairies
  • Gifts to give today's fairies
  • Tale no. 1 : The war at the Algonquin Hotel
  • Fairies and flowers
  • A special note to those with gardens
  • Why you should watch your step on baseball fields, soccer fields, and other vast lawns
  • Setting the record straight about ringing bluebells
Control code
sky212739478
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780375854934
Lccn
2010004961
Other control number
9780375862038
Other physical details
ill.

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