As Nurse Lugton is working on a beautiful blue and white curtain, she dozes off and the creatures on the curtain come to life. Monkeys, elephants, giraffes, zebras and tigers go in search of water under the burning sun of her thimble. From the author of "To the Lighthouse" and "Mrs Dalloway".
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As the eponymous nurse dozes over her needlework, the fabric's pattern of wild animals, exotic towns and exuberant people comes to life. In this picture book Virginia Woolf's short story is balanced by Julie Vivas's illustrations.
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Book Description Gulliver Books, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0152050485
Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st ptg. thus. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0152050485
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