Arthur, high king of Britain

by Viswanatha Satyanarayana

Publisher: Harcourt Brace in San Diego

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Arthur, King -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Arthur, King -- Fiction,
  • Knights and knighthood -- Fiction

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A twelve-year-old boy comes across Arthur Pendragon, who has just awakened from his long sleep beneath the earth, and hears from him some of the exciting stories of his past.

Edition Notes

Statementby Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Michael Foreman.
ContributionsForeman, Michael, 1938- ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.M82712 Ar 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination137 p. :
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1423167M
ISBN 100152000801
LC Control Number93033620

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