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Long Ago and Far Away; Boy in the Oak Tree, The


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Long Ago and Far Away
Boy in the Oak Tree, The
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Long Ago and Far Away captures the spirit of children's literature in a weekly series showcasing international television programs of classic and contemporary children's books, folktales, and fairy tales. The animated and dramatic productions recall the magic of storytelling. Series release date: 1988

Program Description

This is a fantasy of a young boy who lives for years in a nest at the top of a great oak tree to avoid eating his peas.



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Chicago: “Long Ago and Far Away; Boy in the Oak Tree, The,” 05/04/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 25, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6E7D9F445CED4054AE786A052BD4ACA4.
MLA: “Long Ago and Far Away; Boy in the Oak Tree, The.” 05/04/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 25, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6E7D9F445CED4054AE786A052BD4ACA4>.
APA: Long Ago and Far Away; Boy in the Oak Tree, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6E7D9F445CED4054AE786A052BD4ACA4
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