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The Resource Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend
Title
Saint George and the dragon
Title remainder
a golden legend
Statement of responsibility
adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Title variation
St. George and the dragon
Title variation remainder
a golden legend
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells the segment from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, in which George, the Red Cross Knight, slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1985
  • Caldecott Medal, 1985.
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 1985.
  • Keystone to Reading Book Award (Pennsylvania), General category, 1985.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1984
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1985.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091544
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1911-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hodges, Margaret
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1080
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
5.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1552?-1599
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hyman, Trina Schart
  • Spenser, Edmund
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • George
  • George
  • George
  • Folklore
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Dragons
  • Folklore
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Dragons
  • Dragons
  • Folklore
  • Knights and knighthood
  • England
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a golden legend
Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
116584
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780316367899
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
83019980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316367899
  • (OCoLC)10046624
Label
Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend, adapted by Margaret Hodges from Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
116584
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780316367899
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
83019980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316367899
  • (OCoLC)10046624

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