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Magic maize, by Mary and Conrad Buff

Label
Magic maize
Title
Magic maize
Statement of responsibility
by Mary and Conrad Buff
Creator
Contributor
Joint author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of Fabian, a Mayan Indian boy, who uncovers a rare jade earplug while secretly planting "magic maize." The earplug and maize lead to adventures so unusual that even Fabian's stubborn father is convinced that the old and new can live in peace
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1954.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
B863m
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ9.B84
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Magic maize, by Mary and Conrad Buff
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
[4], 76, [1] p.
Lccn
53006212
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-2: Dust jacket; green cloth, stamped in orange, over boards. Spine stamped in orange; color illustrated endpapers. c. 1 - Purchase, Peggy Christian, Bookseller, 1983.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2 is part of a collection (Collection 1356). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Children's books in English. Item is in box 5.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00290951
  • ucoclc290951
Label
Magic maize, by Mary and Conrad Buff
Publication
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
[4], 76, [1] p.
Lccn
53006212
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copies 1-2: Dust jacket; green cloth, stamped in orange, over boards. Spine stamped in orange; color illustrated endpapers. c. 1 - Purchase, Peggy Christian, Bookseller, 1983.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2 is part of a collection (Collection 1356). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Children's books in English. Item is in box 5.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00290951
  • ucoclc290951

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