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4 edition of reluctant dragon found in the catalog.

reluctant dragon

based upon the story by Kenneth Grahame

by Dana P. Rowe

  • 157 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Dramatic Pub. Co. in Woodstock, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicals -- Librettos.

  • Edition Notes

    Libretto.

    Statementdramatized by Steven C. Anderson ; music by Dana P. Rowe ; lyrics by John Dempsey.
    ContributionsAnderson, Steven C., Dempsey, John., Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML50.R8714 R45 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p. ;
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL882393M
    ISBN 100871290669
    LC Control Number95170364


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“The Reluctant Dragon” is faithful to Grahame’s story about a dragon who would rather have tea parties and recite verses than fight the gallant knight, Sir Giles (replacing the book’s St. George), who has been called upon by a nearby village to vanquish him/5.

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