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The Barefoot book of knights, written by John Matthews ; illustrated by Giovanni Manna

Label
The Barefoot book of knights
Title
The Barefoot book of knights
Statement of responsibility
written by John Matthews ; illustrated by Giovanni Manna
Title variation
Knights
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young Tom of Warwick is sent to live in a castle so that he can learn about knighthood and chivalry. There, kindly Master William, the armorer, tells stories about knights from all around the world. Through their courage, honor, strength, wisdom, patience and humility, the knights in these stories illustrate to Tom what it takes to be a great knight
Cataloging source
JED
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1948-
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Matthews, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.M38
LC item number
B38 2002
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Manna, Giovanni
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Knights and knighthood
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Barefoot book of knights, written by John Matthews ; illustrated by Giovanni Manna
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Perronik the fool
  • Brittany
  • The tale of Gushtasp
  • Persia
  • Yogodayu and the army of bees
  • Japan
  • Sir Cliges and the cherry tree
  • France
  • The world of knights and chivalry
  • Tom comes to the castle
  • The knight of the kitchen
  • Britain
  • The kinght of the Swan
  • Germany
  • The three journeys of Ilya Murom
  • Russia
Control code
ocm49829448
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
79 p.
Isbn
9781841480640
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The Barefoot book of knights, written by John Matthews ; illustrated by Giovanni Manna
Publication
Contents
  • Perronik the fool
  • Brittany
  • The tale of Gushtasp
  • Persia
  • Yogodayu and the army of bees
  • Japan
  • Sir Cliges and the cherry tree
  • France
  • The world of knights and chivalry
  • Tom comes to the castle
  • The knight of the kitchen
  • Britain
  • The kinght of the Swan
  • Germany
  • The three journeys of Ilya Murom
  • Russia
Control code
ocm49829448
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
79 p.
Isbn
9781841480640
Other physical details
col. ill.

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