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The sailor who captured the sea

a story of the Book of Kells

by Deborah Nourse Lattimore

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Book of Kells -- Illustrations -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Celtic -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts.

  • About the Edition

    A sailor continues the work of others in creating the illuminated Book of Kells.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Deborah Nourse Lattimore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND3359.K4 L38 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2204981M
    ISBN 100060237104, 0060237112
    LC Control Number89026937

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One brother was a stone mason, one brother was a metal worker, and the third brother was a sailor. The story takes place in Ireland in AD.5/5(2). The Sailor Who Captured the Sea: And Other Celtic Tales Paperback – Decem by Deborah Nourse Lattimore (Author, Illustrator) › Visit Amazon's Deborah Nourse Lattimore Page.

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The author here combines the titular tale, set in Ireland in and originally published as a picture book inwith a story set in Scotland about a king that wins out over the Faery Folk.

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