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Author Brown, Marcia.

Title Stone soup : an old tale / told and pictured by Marcia Brown
Published New York : Scribner, [1947]


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Description 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Summary When three hungry soldiers come to a town where all the food has been hidden, they set out to make soup of water and stones, and all the town enjoys a feast
Notes "Selected as a Caldecott Honor Book" -- Dust jacket
For children
Audience For children
Subject Children -- Folklore.
Folklore -- French
Food -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Self-interest -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Selfishness -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Soldiers -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.
Soups -- Folklore.
Tales -- France.
Folklore -- France.
Genre/Form Picture books.
LC no. 47011630
ISBN 0684922967