three poor tailors. by Victor Ambrus

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The three poor tailors Unknown Binding – January 1, by Victor G Ambrus (Author) › Visit Amazon's Victor G Ambrus Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Victor G Ambrus. Get this from a library.

The three poor tailors. [Victor G Ambrus] -- An old Hungarian folk tale about three poor tailors who decided to see the sights of a nearby town. Kindergarten - Grade 3. Get this from a library. The three poor tailors. [Victor G Ambrus] -- A Hungarian folktale in which three tailors take a trip to town on a nannygoat.

Three poor tailors made their living sewing coats for people in the nearby town -- which they had never visited. When they do decide to visit, riding on the back of a nanny-goat, they get into trouble for not having enough money to pay for their adventure and end up having to mend old coats to pay the townspeople back/5(1).

The Three Poor Tailors. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc, First American edition. Hard Cover. A very nice copy in an equally nice dust jacket.

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The Three Poor Tailors was the first-published book written by Ambrus, who had illustrated dozens of fiction and three poor tailors. book books for Oxford since immigrating from Hungary via Austria. Raymond Briggs, Mother Goose Treasury (Hamish Hamilton), traditional.

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But Love seem'd to. Poor Elise, my French friend for so many years. She lived on the other side of the river, and we had met at a fall festival in happier times, when we were less than ten years old.

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