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The Story of King Lion

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The Story of King Lion
 by Sibylle von Olfers is a childhood classic told in lively, rhyming verse and is beautifully illustrated in von Olfers classic art nouveau style.

King Lion is having a feast. All his animal subjects bring their favorite meal -- saltwater lemonade from the fish, snail sausages from the hedgehog and thistle salad from the donkey. But which dish will King Lion like the best?

This edition is the first edition of this book published in English for USA readers.


  • The Story of King Lion
  • Written and Illustrated by Sibylle von Olfers. 
  • Published by Floris Books, Edinburgh, Scotland, March 15, 2013.
  • Ages 4 to 6 years
  • 0.4" H x 11.8" L x 8.7" W (0.95 lbs) 24 pages
  • Hardcover