Baltasar and BlimundaBook - 1987
In eighteenth-century Portugal, fifty thousand laborers carry stones on their backs across mountains to build the king's convent, a heretical priest devises a magic flying machine-the Passarola-and two lovers' dream of flight sets them apart.
Publisher: San Diego, CA : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1987
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Branch Call Number: FIC SAR
Characteristics: 336 pages ; 24 cm