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American Tall Tales

(1991)
A collection of stories by

 
 
Upstarts like Davy Crockett, giants like Paul Bunyan,

and gentle souls like Johnny Appleseed are among the nine "tall" heroes

featured in this exuberant collection of traditional American folk tales.

"McCurdy's intricate wood engravings set these larger-than-life folk on

majestic landscapes brimming with energy, rich with wildlife and local color.

The author's thoughtful introduction and notes round out this superlative

offering."--(starred) School Library Journal.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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Hardback Editions

September 1991 : USA Hardback
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
ISBN: 0-679-80089-1 / 978-0-679-80089-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
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1992 : USA Hardback
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
ISBN: 0-590-46483-3 / 978-0-590-46483-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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September 1991 : USA Library Binding
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
ISBN: 0-679-90089-6 / 978-0-679-90089-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
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Paperback Editions

1991 : USA Paperback
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
ISBN: 0-590-56930-9 / 978-0-590-56930-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Inc
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Audio Editions

July 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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July 2012 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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January 2002 : USA Audio CD
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Title: American Tall Tales Lib/E
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
ISBN: 1-883332-81-8 / 978-1-883332-81-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Publishing
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2008 : USA Audio CD
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Title: American Tall Tales - on Playaway
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
ISBN: 1-60514-292-1 / 978-1-60514-292-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Playaway
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January 2002 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
ISBN: 1-883332-77-X / 978-1-883332-77-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audio Bookshelf
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Kindle Editions

August 2013 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: American Tall Tales
Author(s): Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
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