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Publication: The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain

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  • Publication: The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain Publication Record # 40133
  • Author: Lloyd Alexander
  • Date: 1973-11-12
  • ISBN: 0-03-007431-2 [978-0-03-007431-8]
  • Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston
  • Price: $4.95
  • Pages: vii+87
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain by Margot Zemach
  • Notes: First edition
    • Title page illustrated
    • 12 other illustrations: for each of 6 stories, one small on title page (page numbers given below) and one full-page
    • Cover art not credited; style and media support attribution to the illustrator
    • Copyright page gives CIP data for LCCN 73-5964
    • -- no dates but 1973, no number line (apparent 1st printing)
    • -- "Published simultaneously in Canada by [HRW] of Canada, Limited"
    • Front inside flap gives price "$4.95 // 9-up" reader ages; "A Holt Reinforced Edition"
    • Author's Note, p vii-[viii], matches that version in The Foundling, Revised and Expanded (1999) up to what may be differences in house style
    • About the Author, p[88] and untitled, matches the 1999 ed. in chronological scope, gives no distinct information; the latter is expanded and better ordered
    • About the Illustrator, p[88] and untitled, is very short
    • Publ date from contemporary review by Kirkus 1973-11-01 (posted 2011 with cover image and artist, ISBN, and page-count for a 2006 ed. of the Revised and Expanded Edition)
  • External IDs:
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Collection Title: The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain • juvenile • [Prydain Stories] • collection by Lloyd Alexander

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Bleiler1 (Gernsback) N/A Mhhutchins 2009-04-13 15:36:23
Currey N/A Bluesman 2011-10-14 21:47:52
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