|Statement||chosen by Philip Pullman ; illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.|
|Contributions||Pullman, Philip, 1946-, Hardcastle, Nick.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||223|
|ISBN 10||0753402343, 0753402599|
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