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Gabby the shrew

Alfa-Betty Olsen

Gabby the shrew

by Alfa-Betty Olsen

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shrews -- Fiction.,
  • Food habits -- Fiction.,
  • Noise -- Fiction.,
  • Humorous stories.

  • About the Edition

    A small shrew with a very LARGE voice causes a great deal of trouble when he sets out with his stomach in search of something to eat.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Alfa-Betty Olsen and Marshall Efron ; illustrated by Roz Chast.
    ContributionsEfron, Marshall., Chast, Roz, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.O5174 Gab 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1727695M
    ISBN 100679844996, 0679944672, 0679844678
    LC Control Number92031902

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Their seven published books include several children's books, most recently Gabby The Shrew (Random House), illustrated by celebrated New Yorker cartoonist, Roz Chast. Widely reputed throughout Padua to be a shrew, Katherine is foul-tempered and sharp-tongued at the start of the play.

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