Young Fu is bound for seven years to be an apprentice to Tang the coppersmith, and his new life in the 1920s Chinese city Chungking is both exciting ...Show synopsisYoung Fu is bound for seven years to be an apprentice to Tang the coppersmith, and his new life in the 1920s Chinese city Chungking is both exciting and terrifying. Young Fu endures the taunts of his coworkers, and must live by his wits on the streets. Young Fu's eagerness to help others and his acts of courage earn him many friends, and finally, more good fortune than he ever thought possible. A Newbery Medal Winner. Online Teacher's Guide.Hide synopsis
Description:Fair. No Dustjacket. 1937. 253 pages. No dust jacket. Orange...Fair. No Dustjacket. 1937. 253 pages. No dust jacket. Orange cloth boards. Light tanning to text pages, heavier with light foxing to text block and end papers. Light thumb prints and rubbing to boards and spine.
Description:Octavo; good/none; black cloth spine with gold text; boards,...Octavo; good/none; black cloth spine with gold text; boards, moderate shelf wear and bumping; illustrated endpapers; text block, clean; toning at the edges; illustrations in color and black and white; 265pp. --Author awarded 1933 Newbery Medal for this book. --INSCRIBED on title page by author. Rockville.
Description:Very good. NF-/. 1st edition, 1st printing. Illustrated by Kurt...Very good. NF-/. 1st edition, 1st printing. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. SIGNED on title page. Book would be about fine, but for lettering which has been rubbed off of spine and partially off of front panel. No dust jacket. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. Contact us for details.
Description:Very Good. 0030074711 Hardcover; 1973, Holt, Rinehart, and...Very Good. 0030074711 Hardcover; 1973, Holt, Rinehart, and Winston; 267 pages; "Young Fu of the upper Yangtze, " by Elizabeth (Foreman) Lewis.
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