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A Lion Among Men by  Gregory Maguire - First edition, as stated/first printing - 2008 - from Green Globe Books (SKU: 106485)

A Lion Among Men

A Lion Among Men by  Gregory Maguire - First edition, as stated/first printing - 2008 - from Green Globe Books (SKU: 106485)
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A Lion Among Men

by Maguire, Gregory

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New York: William Morrow & Co, 2008. First edition, as stated/first printing. Hardcover. New/new. ISBN:0060548924. [4to] xviii.312p. ill.(b/w_drawings) map on end papers. New in dj protected against wear and tear in Brodart Archival Mylar. In this third novel of the "New York Times"-bestselling series, civil war looms in Oz, and an ancient oracle named Yackle prepares for death. But before she can die, the Cowardly Lion arrives seeking knowledge about Elphaba Thropp, the Wicked Witch of the West--the woman who had defended him when he was a cub. New in dj protected against wear and tear in Brodart Archival Mylar.


A Lion Among Men is the third novel in Gregory Maguire's The Wicked Years and was released in the UK on October 2, 2008, and on October 14, 2008 in the US. In an interview with the Akron Beacon Journal in October 2006, Maguire said "this book will be about the differing moralities... among soldiers, for one, and diplomats, for another... about decisions to wage war" and "One of the main characters is the Cowardly Lion".


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A Lion Among Men
Maguire, Gregory
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First edition, as stated/first printing
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COLLECTIBLE; COLLECTIBLE; COLLECTIBLE; Oz (Imaginary place) -- Fiction; Cowardly Lion (Fictitious character) -- Fiction; Lions -- Fiction; Witches -- Fiction; Cowardly Lion (Fictitious character) -- Fiction; Wicked Witch of the West (Fictitious character)

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