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The Resource Something from nothing, adapted from a Jewish folktale [by] Phoebe Gilman

Something from nothing, adapted from a Jewish folktale [by] Phoebe Gilman

Label
Something from nothing
Title
Something from nothing
Statement of responsibility
adapted from a Jewish folktale [by] Phoebe Gilman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this retelling of a traditional Jewish folktale, Joseph's baby blanket is transformed into ever smaller items as he grows until there is nothing left--but then Joseph has an idea
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilman, Phoebe
Dewey number
E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.G445
LC item number
So 1993
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Folklore
  • Jews
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Jews
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Something from nothing, adapted from a Jewish folktale [by] Phoebe Gilman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The paintings were done in oil and egg tempera on gessoed D'Arches satin finish watercolour paper. Beginning with a colored imprimatura (a thin layer of reddish ochre paint wiped on with a rag) the paintings were built up in alternating layers of egg tempera and oil glazes"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
27 pages
Isbn
9780590472814
Lccn
92037587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3340691
  • (OCoLC)ocm27174349
  • (OCoLC)27174349
  • 826682
  • 3198704
  • 3340691
Label
Something from nothing, adapted from a Jewish folktale [by] Phoebe Gilman
Publication
Note
"The paintings were done in oil and egg tempera on gessoed D'Arches satin finish watercolour paper. Beginning with a colored imprimatura (a thin layer of reddish ochre paint wiped on with a rag) the paintings were built up in alternating layers of egg tempera and oil glazes"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
27 pages
Isbn
9780590472814
Lccn
92037587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3340691
  • (OCoLC)ocm27174349
  • (OCoLC)27174349
  • 826682
  • 3198704
  • 3340691

Library Locations

    • Banks Public LibraryBorrow it
      42461 NW Market St, Banks, OR, 97106-9019, US
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    • West Slope Community LibraryBorrow it
      3678 SW 78th Ave, Portland, OR, 97225-9019, US
      45.493331 -122.757197
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