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The Mysterious Palace

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5, 6
Page count: 5

Author

Howard
Schwartz

Appeared in

Elijah's Violin & Other Jewish Fairy Tales

Story Summary

In his travels upon his magic carpet, the rich and powerful King Solomon is humbled by the lesson that in the end all things must perish and that nothing remains of a man's possessions but his good name.