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Alvin R. Tresselt, Yaroslava (ILT)

The Mitten: An Old Ukrainian Folktale


Award-winning author Alvin Tresselt retells the traditional Ukrainian folktale in his most popular childrens book, The Mitten.

Deep in the woods on the coldest day of winter a little boy drops his mitten. And that lost mitten stretches and stretchesand stretchesto provide shelter for many woodland creatures.

Originally published in 1964 and adapted from E.

Rachevs version of the Ukrainian folktale, Yaroslavas distinctly charming illustrations and Alvin Tresselts detailed text are as timeless and universal as the story itself.

Format: Paperback
Published: in USA in 1989
Publisher: Harper360
Pages: 40
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780688092382
ISBN 10: 0688092381

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The Mitten: An Old Ukrainian Folktale