The giraffe and the pelly and me

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Farrar, Straus, and Giroux,
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First American edition.
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IL: LG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 1
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"Polhemus sketches several distinctions between nineteenth- and twentieth-century novelists and concludes that what most characterizes the nineteenth century, from the perspective of the twentieth, is the tendency in its comic fiction to criticize and to undermine the dogma and institutions of religion and to put faith instead of the existence of the comic perspective. Comic Faith is a virtuoso performance of impressive stature; I suspect the book will be influential for many years to come."--John Halperin, Modern Fiction Studies
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Grouping Title giraffe and the pelly and me
Grouping Author dahl roald
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-06-12 04:46:53AM
Last Indexed 2019-06-16 04:40:31AM

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display_description A small boy with a desire to own a candy shop meets a window-washing team of a giraffe, a pelican, and a monkey and together they go to work for the wealthy Duke of Hampshire, who makes all their dreams come true.
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publishDate 1985
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subject_facet Animals -- Juvenile fiction, Candy -- Juvenile fiction, Giraffe -- Juvenile fiction, Humorous fiction, Monkeys -- Juvenile fiction, Pelicans -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The giraffe and the pelly and me
title_full The giraffe and the pelly and me / Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
title_short The giraffe and the pelly and me
topic_facet Animals, Candy, Giraffe, Monkeys, Pelicans