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The postman"s palace

Henri, Adrian.

The postman"s palace

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cheval, Ferdinand, 1836-1924 -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Cheval, Ferdinand, 1836-1924 -- Fiction.,
  • Letter carriers -- Fiction.,
  • Buildings -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A French postman turns his house into a palace that he saw in a dream, adding to it daily over a period of thirty-three years. Based on a real story.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Adrian Henri ; illustrated by Simon Henwood.
    ContributionsHenwood, Simon, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H39315 Po 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[28] p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1871061M
    ISBN 100689316674
    LC Control Number90030568
    OCLC/WorldCa21149432

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