Title: Grandfather Tang's Story
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: 1990
Illustrator: Illustrated by Robert A. Parker
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: later printing.
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by illustrator. Pristine book in About Fine jacket (hint of rubbing near bottom edge). Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Signed by Illustrator. Bookseller Inventory # 26781
Synopsis: Illus. in full color. "Drawing on a Chinese form of storytelling with seven shapes cut from a square of paper, Tompert recounts the tale of two fox fairies. Parker's pen-and-watercolor art adds drama, while the tangram insets will motivate children to try their own versions. Ingenious."-- Bulletin, Center for Children's Books.
From the Inside Flap: "Drawing on a Chinese form of storytelling with seven shapes cut from a square of paper, Tompert recounts the tale of two fox fairies. Parker's pen-and-watercolor art adds drama, while the tangram insets will motivate children to try their own versions."--The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books.
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