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SOMEONE SAW A SPIDER:  SPIDER FACTS AND FOLKTALES., Climo, Shirley.

Author Name    Climo, Shirley.

Title   SOMEONE SAW A SPIDER: SPIDER FACTS AND FOLKTALES.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Fine

Jacket Condition   Very Good+

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1985

ISBN Number    0690044356 / 9780690044355

Illustrator   Dirk Zimmer.

Seller ID   27758

133 pp, 9 1/4" H. Charming b&w illustrations throughout. "Spiders were spinning silk and weaving webs before mammals, before birds, even before insects appeared on earth. Early man scratched pictures of spiders on the walls of his cave, and from the ancient myth of Arachne to the present, spiders have been the subject of many a folktale and the object of many a superstition. In these pages are to be found tales from around the world - Japan, Africa, Portugal, Scotland, Russia, America - of spiders crafty and magical, foolish and kind. You will also find fascinating facts about how spiders live, as well as some of the beliefs that spiders have inspired." Dust jacket is price-clipped, has minor edge wear/wrinkling, minor rubbing, a few wrinkles in laminate on spine.

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