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It Was a Dark and Stormy Night

1988 edition
£1.50
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It was a dark and stormy night, the rain came down in torrents, there were brigands on the mountains, and wolves, and the chief of the brigands said to Antonio, 'I'm bored - tell us a story!'

No one tells a better story than Antonio.  His tale is full of action and absurdity, pirates, parrots and chocolate carnival cake, rubies, emeralds, diamonds of enormous size ... and a Thingy.  Antonio just makes it up as he goes along.  And he begins: 'It was a dark and stormy night ...'

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Author Janet And Allan Ahlberg
Publisher Puffin
Type Paperback
Condition Good