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The man who wanted to live forever

Selina Hastings

The man who wanted to live forever

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Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore.,
  • Death -- Folklore.

  • About the Edition

    A man who wants to live forever manages to hold out for several hundred years, but Death eventually tricks him into going away with him.

    Edition Notes

    Statementretold by Selina Hastings ; illustrated by Reg Cartwright.
    ContributionsCartwright, Reg, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.H268 Man 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[25] p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2408444M
    ISBN 100805005722
    LC Control Number87045762
    OCLC/WorldCa17803241

    These two may have a different amount of time left to live, but they both want the same thing: to matter. A human's a human, immortal or not. [Winnie] wished, for a fleeting moment, that she could stay with them forever in that sunny, untidy little house by the pond. But I never wanted to be a writer. I wanted to be a book illustrator. I used to hurry home from school and draw. How old were you when your first book was published? I was maybe thirty-five. I wasn't really writing then. What I wanted to do was be an illustrator. My husband wrote the story for my first book, but then he didn't want to do that.


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