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Reluctant Dragon, the (1898) [Short Story]
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The boy who finds the dragon in the cave knows it is a kindly, harmless one, but how can he convince the frightened villagers and especially St. George the dragon killer that there is no call for concern?

Original title: The Reluctant Dragon
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionFantasySword and Sorcery
FictionFantasyHumorous
Fairy Tales & FolkloreOriginal Creations

This work has been adapted as the following works :
     Kenny and the Dragon (2008) [Novel]
      Author: Tony DiTerlizzi
This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Cosmic Knights (1985) [Anthology]
      Authors: Roger Zelazny , Poul Anderson , L. Sprague de Camp , Kenneth Grahame , Keith Laumer , Darrell Schweitzer , Evan Hunter , Robert F. Young , Vera Chapman , John T. Phillifent
     Victorian Fairy Tales (1987) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lewis Carroll , Rudyard Kipling , Charles Dickens , Edith Nesbit , Oscar Wilde , Kenneth Grahame , Catherine Sinclair , George MacDonald , Laurence Housman , Mary de Morgan , Lucy Lane Clifford , John Ruskin , Juliana Horatia Ewing , E.H. Knatchbull-Hugessen , Andrew Lang , George Cruikshank , Alfred Crowquill , Anne Isabella Ritchie , Jean Ingelow , Harriet Louisa Childe-Pemberton , Mary Louisa Molesworth , Evelyn Sharp
     Victorian Fairy Tale Book, the (1988) [Anthology]
      Authors: Charles Dickens , Edith Nesbit , Oscar Wilde , William Butler Yeats , James M. Barrie , Kenneth Grahame , William Makepeace Thackeray , Robert Browning , George MacDonald , Laurence Housman , Christina Rossetti , Mary de Morgan , John Ruskin , Henry Morley , William Allingham , Dinah Maria Mulock Craik , Ford Madox Ford
     Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales, the (1993) [Anthology]
      Authors: L. Frank Baum , Ursula K. Le Guin , Charles Dickens , Philip K. Dick , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Alison Lurie , Edith Nesbit , H. G. Wells , Oscar Wilde , Isaac Bashevis Singer , Bernard Malamud , Tanith Lee , Donald Barthelme , Lord Dunsany , Louise Erdrich , Kenneth Grahame , Robert Louis Stevenson , Howard Pyle , Jane Yolen , T.H. White , John Collier , Angela Carter , James Thurber , Joan Aiken , Catherine Sinclair , George MacDonald , Laurence Housman , Frank R. Stockton , Jay Williams , Walter de la Mare , Sylvia Townsend Warner , Mary de Morgan , Lucy Lane Clifford , John Ruskin , Carl Sandburg , Frances Browne , Juliana Horatia Ewing , Richard Hughes , Naomi Mitchison , Jeanne Desy , Richard Kennedy
     Treasury of the Fantastic, the (2001) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lewis Carroll , M. R. James , Edgar Allan Poe , Rudyard Kipling , Emily Dickinson , Ambrose Bierce , George Gordon Byron , E. M. Forster , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Henry James , John Keats , Edith Nesbit , Mary Shelley , Alfred Tennyson , Mark Twain , H. G. Wells , Edith Wharton , Oscar Wilde , Virginia Woolf , William Butler Yeats , Lord Dunsany , Algernon Blackwood , Robert W. Chambers , Kenneth Grahame , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Louis Stevenson , Washington Irving , A.E. Housman , Samuel Taylor Coleridge , Charlotte Perkins Gilman , W. W. Jacobs , James Hogg , George MacDonald , Laurence Housman , Frank R. Stockton , Walter de la Mare , Christina Rossetti , Lucy Lane Clifford , Max Beerbohm , Juliana Horatia Ewing , Kenneth Morris , Margaret Oliphant , William Austin , Edward Lear , Richard Middleton , I. A. Ireland

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Edition #1: The Reluctant Dragon

The Reluctant Dragon (1983)
Edition Details:

Language: English


Illustrated by: Michael Hague
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The Reluctant Dragon (1988)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Henry Holt & Company
ISBN: 0805008020
Pages: 48

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Edition #2: The Reluctant Dragon

The Reluctant Dragon (1968)
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Language: English


Illustrated by: Gregorio Prestopino
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The Reluctant Dragon (1968)

Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 43

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Edition #3: The Reluctant Dragon

The Reluctant Dragon (1938)
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Language: English


Illustrated by: Ernest H. Shepard
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The Reluctant Dragon (1989)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Trumpet Club
ISBN: 044084066X
Dimensions: 4.2 x 6.9 x .2 in

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