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This is almost the same story as in Uri Shulevitz's The Treasure only set in England. I liked the added details of the chapman's trade, and how early books were made and sold. The liner papers of the book, if photocopied, folded, cut, and stapled according to instructions given at the end of the book, make a little chapbook on street criers of the marketplace. The details in the illustrations of life in 18th century London were interesting as well. Although I like Shulevitz's telling of the stor ...more