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The Resource Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend
Title
Saint George and the dragon
Title remainder
a golden legend
Statement of responsibility
adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Title variation
  • St. George and the dragon
  • Saint George & the dragon
  • St. George & the dragon
Title variation remainder
a golden legend
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells the segment from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, in which George, the Red Cross Knight, slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land
Summary
Retells the segment from Spenser's <i>The Faerie Queene</i>, in which George, the Red Cross Knight, slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1985
  • Caldecott Medal, 1985.
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 1985.
  • Keystone to Reading Book Award (Pennsylvania), General category, 1985.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1984
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1985.
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091544
Cataloging source
HCO
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1911-2005
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Hodges, Margaret
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
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1552?-1599
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  • Spenser, Edmund
  • Hyman, Trina Schart
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True
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  • George
  • Folklore
  • Caldecott Medal
  • Dragons
Target audience
juvenile
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a golden legend
Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780316367950
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
83-19980/AC
Note
  • Previous CML call no.: 398.2454 H689s
  • Copies 4&5 (Main) : Donated to the Pickaway County District Public Library by Mary Ruth Tolbert in memory of her sister, Elizabeth Tolbert, a beloved teacher in Pickaway County.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm10046624
Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780316367950
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
83-19980/AC
Note
  • Previous CML call no.: 398.2454 H689s
  • Copies 4&5 (Main) : Donated to the Pickaway County District Public Library by Mary Ruth Tolbert in memory of her sister, Elizabeth Tolbert, a beloved teacher in Pickaway County.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm10046624

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