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Wind child

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Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English

  • Fairy tales.,
  • Winds -- Fiction.,
  • Weaving -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Unaware of her unusual parentage, Resshie grows up restless and longing to know the secrets of the wind and she uses her extraordinary ability as a weaver to help her achieve her dream.

    Edition Notes

    Illustrators, Leo and Diane Dillon.

    Statementby Shirley Rousseau Murphy ; illustrated by the Dillons.
    ContributionsDillon, Leo, ill., Dillon, Diane, ill.
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.M957 Wi 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1089753M
    ISBN 10006024903X, 0060249048
    LC Control Number94013861

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Resshie is the child of a mortal woman and the east wind, but she has been raised by an old woman and does not know her parentage. She learns to weave, and her cloth has the beauty of the wind in it.

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Wind Child Shirley Rousseau Murphy, Author, Diane Dillon, Author, Leo Dillon, Author HarperCollins $ (40p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Scarlett is a novel by Alexandra Ripley, written as a sequel to Margaret Mitchell's novel, Gone with the Wind.

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