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The Bear That Wasn't (book)

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By Frank Tashlin
(Dover Publications)

This short, illustrated book has been described as a modern fable. One day, a bear awakens to find himself in the midst of civilization. Interpretations abound in this excellent catalyst for discussion of the individual in society.

Lesson and abridged text

The Bear That Wasn't

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The Bear

An illustration from Frank Tashlin's The Bear That Wasn't.

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An illustration from Frank Tashlin's The Bear That Wasn't.

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