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An Escaped Lion

by Johann Goethe
translated and adappted by Yasuo Maekawa
illus. by Keiichi Tanaami

Ages 5 UP

A circus comes to the town, but after the show, the town catches fire and all the animals run away! A lion tamer with a whip, a young man with a spear, ten hunters and twenty dogs can't catch the lion, but a boy with a flute says he can. How will he do it...?

27 x 21 cm, 32 pages, Full-colour illustrations
First published September 1966