Mermaid of Warsaw by Richard Monte
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Mermaid of Warsaw
By Richard Monte

The Mermaid of Warsaw

and Other Tales from Poland

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Illustrated by Paul Hess See other recent books by Paul Hess
Format: Paperback

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Mermaid of Warsaw by Richard Monte

Book Description

Enchanting, wicked and often very funny, Poland's folk tales are one of the great treasures of Central Europe. Crowned by the story of The Mermaid of Warsaw, the eight colourful tales in this collection include Skarbnik's Second Breakfast, set deep in the Wieliczka salt mines, The Turnip-Counter from Karkonosze and The Copper Coin of Wineta, alongside stories from, Poznan and the Polish lakes. Paul Hess's stylish illustrations make this a collection to delight children everywhere.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781847801647
ISBN-10: 1847801641
Classification: Traditional stories (Children's / Teenage) , Anthologies (Children's / Teenage)
Format: Paperback (198mm x 129mm x 10mm)
Pages: 112
Imprint: Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Publish Date: 3-Feb-2011
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Richard Monte

RICHARD MONTE is a children's book reviewer and former bookseller who has contributed articles on Poland to the BBC and other magazines. He is married to a Polish wife. He lives in St Albans, Hertfordshire. PAUL HESS was born in Sydney, Australia, in 1961. He went to art college in Sydney and then worked as a graphic designer and Art Director for various companies both in Sydney and London from 1981 to 1991. He has worked as a freelance art director and illustrator since then. His books for Frances Lincoln are Death in a Nut, Nail Soup, Cow on the Roof, Dragon of Krakow, Hidden Tales from Eastern Europe, The King with Horse's Ears and The King and the Seed. He lives in Northumberland.

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