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Once upon a time: a treasury of modern fairy tales
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Published:
New York : Ballantine Books, 1991.
Format:
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Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
ix, 336 pages, [10] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
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Ten of the top writers of fantasy present their views of the ways and byways of fairyland: ISAAC ASIMOV -- A most unusual knight meets an even more unusual dragon. TERRY BROOKS -- A boy and an elf discover courage conquers more than monsters. C.J. CHERRYH -- Three wishes -- and the strangest love story ever told. LESTER DEL REY -- The little princess didn't really believe in a fairy godmother. SUSAN DEXTER -- The hermit boy didn't know that his pet fawn was a unicorn. WAYLAND DREW -- Each traveler claimed precedence -- until a stranger joined them. BARBARA HAMBLY -- Three strange children from a dragon's lair were loved, until . . . KATHERINE KURTZ -- A fairy learns of faith and love from a holy man. ANNE McCAFFREY -- Humans and the descendants of Pegasus seek to escape their prison. LAWRENCE WATT-EVANS -- Killing a dragon is easy -- once one knows how.
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English
ISBN:
0345362632 :

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General Note
"A Del Rey book."
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A collection of original fairy tales by ten science fiction and fantasy writers, including Isaac Asimov, Lester del Rey, and Anne McCaffrey.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Del Rey, L., Kessler, R., & Pangrazio, M. (1991). Once upon a time: a treasury of modern fairy tales. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Del Rey, Lester, 1915-1993, Risa. Kessler and Michael, Pangrazio. 1991. Once Upon a Time: A Treasury of Modern Fairy Tales. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Del Rey, Lester, 1915-1993, Risa. Kessler and Michael, Pangrazio, Once Upon a Time: A Treasury of Modern Fairy Tales. New York: Ballantine Books, 1991.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Del Rey, Lester, Risa Kessler, and Michael Pangrazio. Once Upon a Time: A Treasury of Modern Fairy Tales. New York: Ballantine Books, 1991.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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