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Title: Myself and the Young Bowman and Other Fantasies

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Title: Myself and the Young Bowman and Other Fantasies Title Record # 2006818
Author: Cyril Hume
Date: 1932-00-00
Language: English
Note: 6 stories and 17 poems interspersed Stories (six among the collected "fables, allegories and poems") Myself and the Young Bowman (re-envisions Cupid) The Frogs and the Stork ("clever fable") Progress in Arcadia ("mythic legend") Forrester (eerie, in which "a dryad seeks a soul") The Tree of Knowledge ("parody of Adam and Eve") 6. Grandmother Gift ("fairy tale") A review by M.L., Christian Science Monitor 1932-05-07 p6 "Burnished Fantasia", covers all six stories briefly. It provides these six story titles and the parenthetical information, but identifies only one in sequence (6). Unsigned review, NY Times 1932-05-22 pBR3 "In the Mood of the Ettrick Shepherd", names five stories, none in sequence, with a different title for one. Godmother's Gift ("fairy tale")
Synopsis: "Five short prose fantasies interspersed with poems, in which dryads and Catholic clergymen meet on an equal footing without embarrassment on either side." --entire blurb from listing in "The Bookman's Guide to Fiction", The Bookman, August 1932, p. 416 (other sources report six)
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Myself and the Young Bowman and Other Fantasies 1932-03-00 Cyril Hume Doubleday, Doran   $2.50 166
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