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Long Ago and Far Away; Talking Parcel, The

01/09/1989

PART 2


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Series
Long Ago and Far Away
Program
Talking Parcel, The
Program Number

107

Series Description

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 the story of a young girl named Penelope who finds a talking package. Inside she discovers a parrot in a cage. The parrot is a charming gentleman who invites Penelope to join him on an adventure to rescue H.H. Junketbury from evil cockatrices. Penelope and parrot are joined in their efforts by Ethelred, a lovable cockney toad.

Duration

00:34:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Children's
Topics
Literature
Citation
Chicago: “Long Ago and Far Away; Talking Parcel, The,” 01/09/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C78BF43BF2114A9287BCA6B36D646DD7.
MLA: “Long Ago and Far Away; Talking Parcel, The.” 01/09/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C78BF43BF2114A9287BCA6B36D646DD7>.
APA: Long Ago and Far Away; Talking Parcel, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C78BF43BF2114A9287BCA6B36D646DD7
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