Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

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The quest of Sir Gawain for the Green Knight teaches him a lesson in pride, humility, and honor. Welcome to a medieval world full of sword fights and shape-shifting, monsters and magic, and timeless characters both gallant and wonderfully human. Written anonymously in the fourteenth century, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is retold in its entirety by Michael Morpurgo in a lively and accessible narration that captures all the tale's drama and humor. Vivid illustrations by the celebrated Michael Foreman infuse this classic tale with the sights and colors of dragons, swords, and medieval pageantry
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2004
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780763625191
0763625191
Characteristics: 114 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Foreman, Michael 1938-
Alternative Title: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

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Oct 30, 2018

This is a beautifully illustrated edition. Very descriptive and engaging writing as well. Good for the elementary grades.

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Oct 30, 2018

stinkpot thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

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