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Legend of the Teddy Bear

Frank Murphy

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ISBN : 9781585360130
Hardcover
40 pages
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Illustrated by Gijsbert van FrankenhuyzenWhile nearly everyone has a memory of their own favorite tattered teddy bear, the details of the day President Theodore Teddy Roosevelt refused to shoot a bear have been lost to time. Now, nearly 100 yearsMoreIllustrated by Gijsbert van FrankenhuyzenWhile nearly everyone has a memory of their own favorite tattered teddy bear, the details of the day President Theodore Teddy Roosevelt refused to shoot a bear have been lost to time. Now, nearly 100 years later, the legend that has grown around that fateful encounter will captivate you in this delightful tale.Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen brings his magical touch to another great American legend with illustratons for the origins of Americas favorite stuffed animal and how it got its name. Author Frank Murphy shares the history and lucky timing of two candy store entrepreneurs who took the story of President Theodore Roosevelts warm-hearted gesture in refusing to shoot a cornered bear and turned it into a legend of the toy world. Relive the memory of your own timeless, tattered Teddys bear with The Legend of the Teddy Bear.