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The story of Orion

Thomas Kingsley Troupe

The story of Orion

a Roman constellation myth : a retelling

by Thomas Kingsley Troupe

  • 200 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Picture Window Books in North Mankato, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek Mythology,
  • Orion (Greek mythology),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Roman Mythology,
  • Constellations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Thomas Kingsley Troupe ; illustrations by Gerald Guerlais
    SeriesCapstone picture window books. Night sky stories
    ContributionsGuerlais, Gerald
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL820.O65 T76 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25197745M
    ISBN 109781404873773, 9781404877184
    LC Control Number2012001006


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