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The Pedlar of Swaffham

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 11
Categories: Fairy Tale, Folk Tale, Irish



Appeared in

The Dead Moon: Tales From East Anglia and the Fen Country

Story Summary

John Chapman has a dream that sends him to London where he meets a shopkeeper who has a dream that there is gold by the Hawthorne tree at John's home, where John returns and finds the gold.